Changing SPA logic

Changing the logic of the SAAB Parking Assistence

Enabling SPA for SAAB 9-3 2003-

If you have a SAAB 9-3 with model year 2003 and newer and don't have an SPA on your car it can be retrofitted.


  • SAAB 9-3 MY03 or newer
  • SAAB Parking Assistance (SPA) Kit
  • Tech2 with CANDi module
  • Security Access
  • SAAB 1XX.000 PCMCIA card


Install the kit according to the included installation instructions.

To activate this function you will need security access which can be downloaded from TIS (TIS2000 or GlobalTIS).


  • Select F0: Diagnostics
  • Select Model Year
  • Select SAAB 9-3 Sport (9440)
  • Select F4: All
  • Select F7: Add/Remove
  • Select F3: Accessories
  • Select SPA
  • Select Add (If you haven't downloaded security access from TIS yet, the Tech2 will prompt you to do)
  • Exit out of the Tech2, cycle the key OFF and back ON and the function should now be enabled.