I PUT TRANSMISSION INTO PARK WHILE DRIVING

  • Tiny
  • aymanberry
  • 2012 Audi A3

I was drunk when I enter my garage the DSG was on D drive I shift it to P park without using the brake I heard a noise an my car stopped,
There is no problem on it but I'm afraid it might effect the DSG great box my speed was under 5 k.M inside the parking.

Please advice me.
Thanks

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 AT 11:43 PM

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  • Tiny
  • saturntech9
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The only thing I would worry about is if you damaged the parking pawl inside the transmission. Its dangerous for everyone to drive drunk one of my brothers friends killed a whole family because he was driving drunk. He is in a wheel chair now and has been in jail since the 1980's.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 12:51 AM
  • Tiny
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Thank you for advice I really appreciate it, But how do I know is there a damage in the parking pawl

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 1:42 AM
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  • saturntech9
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Did it make any noises when you put it in park like a clicking noise?

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 2:01 AM
  • Tiny
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Yup

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 2:48 AM
  • Tiny
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Yes it make sound like clicking, if there some happened it will appear on the screen or not.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 2:53 AM
  • Tiny
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Please reply

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 3:18 AM
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I ment when you put it in park while it was moving likea click click click?

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 3:35 AM
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No it stopped when I put it on park, but at the same time I heard a sound

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 3:39 AM
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It stopped once I put in park and it make sound like you are shifting a manual great box.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 3:53 AM
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Probably a loud clunk?It doesnt mean there was damage as long as park works and there are no unusual transmission noises I wouldn't really worry about it.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 3:53 AM

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