It hopes to be able to better cater for the trade by increasing inventory and improving delivery. A range of 160,000 parts are available from 80 locations across the UK.
With more than 200,000 vehicles still on UK roads, it believes independent garages can still attract work and so need a source of parts, all of which are backed by a two-year warranty.
Saab is also providing access to technical information to ensure technicians have the resources for working on vehicles. The online portal cost €20 a day to use the tool.