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15.07.2006: Inserted
Assemble one rivet as shown, put some grease between the washers. Insert it into the subframe and start tightening the bolt while holding the white threadless nut with a spanner. The nut will bite into the rivet and prevent it from spinning, so the bolt will start deforming the soft rivet as it's tightened further. Eventually the rivet will become tightly seated in its hole. Remove the bolt and proceed with the second rivet.

Taliaferro six-point front subframe brace installation on a 1995 Saab 900. The subframe improves car's handling and does a great job in reducing the cowl shake on the convertibles. It fits all 1994-1998 900 and 1999-2002 9-3 models.


  • 14 mm socket: brace bolts;
  • 14 mm wrench: threadless nut for rivet compression;
  • torque wrench;
  • car jack and stands or ramps.


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