A higher than normal idle speed may result in harsh transmission engagement from park to drive and/or reverse. Our technicians tell us that adjustment and reprogramming the engine idle speed should resolve this issue.
Car Problem Reports
Saab 9-3 Harsh Transmission Engagemnet From Park to Drive and/or Reverse
Saab 9-3 Problem
Engine Affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo
Average Mileage: 49,920 mi (45,000 mi - 54,841 mi)
Visitor, 2006 Saab 9-3, 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, 54,841 mi
The harsh engagement occurs from park to drive only, but not from park to reverse???
I find it very strange. Isn't it?
2006 SAAB9-3, 2.0t
Visitor, 2006 Saab 9-3, 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, 45,000 mi
ME TOO HAVE THE SAME SYMPTOMS YOU DESCRIBED