Saab 2008 97x jerking and slipping when accerlating

Asked by Apr 23, 2014 at 10:00 PM about the 2008 Saab 9-7X 4.2i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 Saab 97x with 89000 miles.  Just recently, when I am move from a stop position and begin accelerating my car will jerk two or three times as if it's shifting and then when I come to a stop (red light) after I have completely stop the car jerks a couple of times too.

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you either have a fuel pump issue or a fuel filter that is clogged not letting fuel to get to the engine.

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If your traction light comes on it could be a traction sensor in the wheels or a wheel bearing

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