Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007 Discussion, Vibration in the shifter in Cadillac CTS Coupe, Sport Sedan and Sport Wagon Forums; Is it normal for cts w/3.6l v6 and 5spd auto to transfer a lot of vibration to your shifter? I've ...
The '04 that I test drove last Summer had it big time.
The SRX I have now doesn't really do it unless I get way high up in the rev range.
The engine gets a little coarse at higher revs so maybe it is engine vibration coming through the drivetrain.
They all do it. Every one I've ever driven does it. I kinda like it cause it's in tune with the acceleration, so it feels sporty. I believe the shifter is directly connected to the trans - many shifters a "remotely" located and don't vibrate.