Question about 2005 Toyota Corolla

2 Answers

Sheift lock what the meaning the sheift lock

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Toyota Master
  • 1,861 Answers

The term "shift lock" is the system that is in place to prevent the vehicle from being shifted out of Park into Reverse or Drive WITHOUT having the driver's foot firmly on the brake pedal. The brake light switch on the brake pedal closes a circuit that energizes a solenoid under the shifter. When the brake is applied, and the solenoid is energized, the shift lever is no longer "locked", and can be moved to the desired position.
The idea here stems from a phenonomon several years ago that dealt with the issue of "Sudden Intended Acceleration". What was happening here was, for some unknown reason, engines started developing high RPMS for no reason, and several accisents were reported due to this issue. The vehicle would accelerate "unintendedly", when putting into drive or reverse, and could hit something.

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 158 Answers

The shift lock is used to take transmission out of gear without the use of the key. Just push button, put gear into any gear.
just in case the gears lock up you can press it to release. It is usually normal if your parked on a steep hill because when you shift from a steep hill then it will be hard to put it in gear so you press the shift lock button.


hope this is clear
good luck:-)


Posted on Oct 02, 2008

2 Suggested Answers

  • 1861 Answers

SOURCE: what main the sheift lock on controlgear panel

This is the button that you would push to unlock the shift lever in the event of a dead or flat battery, and you need to move the car.

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Driver door lock not working


If you mean that it won't lock/unlock using the keyfob or electrical lock button then you have a bad lock actuator motor. If you mean you can't even lock/unlock it using the mechanical lock button then your rod interconnect has probably popped out of it's retaining clip. There are instructions (and pretty good pictures) for both on the toyotanation forum.

Aug 10, 2013 | Toyota Highlander Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2000 cadillac deville driver side won't open with the key


1) Key turns but dose not unlock door. This means that the rod that goes to the back of the lock has came off. This also means that is the reason door is not unlocking with the remote as it pops the lock rod inside the door which pushes the lock open.
2) Key does not turn lock at all but works passengers side door. This means that the locks has been changed in the door, but that doesn't sound like the problem as you say the remote doesn't open the drivers side door so more than likely the rod has came off the back of the lock

Nov 07, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

WHAT DOES IT MEAN WHEN THE DASH LIGH TURNS ON AND IT SAYS "ANTI-LOCK"?


It means that your anti lock breaks. The computer may have detected a problem with them, such as they need changed or low on break fluid. Sometimes it means their locked up.

Feb 13, 2011 | 1994 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Trunk will not open !


The trunk lock is incorporated in the central locking system. This means that you can either lock or unlock the trunk by means of either of the front doors. You can also operate the trunk lock directly with the master key even if the vehicle is centrally locked.

Are you sure it is the Master Key? Try the key in the glove box lock. The power door locks should unlock the trunk for you turn the key if it is right over to the right turn it right over to the left . you turn the key to far right to stop the boot been opened when the doors are not closed.

Keep us updated.

Jan 05, 2011 | 1995 Volvo 940

1 Answer

What is the abs light mean?


ABS stands for anti lock brake system. If the light stays on after starting the vehicle it indicates that you have a problem with your anti-lock brakes. this does not mean that your brakes won't work it just means that you don't have anti-lock capabilities because it shuts the system down. as a safety precaution I do advise having it looked at.

Jul 22, 2010 | 2005 Chrysler Town & Country

1 Answer

CV joint question


You are reading that too literally "full lock" means all the way as far as it will go when turning the steering wheel! Differential locked means engaged.

Jan 19, 2010 | 2003 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Corn horn beeps when I lock the doors using the remote. Could this be an electrical short?


no it just means that your car is now locked...
is like a feature. or like an alarm. it means locks are set.

Dec 29, 2009 | 2003 Chevrolet Malibu

1 Answer

Four wheel drive lights come on but no four wheel drive


The light comes on indicating that the transfer case is engaged in 4wd, but that doesn't mean the hubs are locked. If you have automatic locking hubs, you should check to make sure they are working correctly. This GM vehicle may be equipped with vacuum locking hubs... meaning there is a vacuum line running from the transfer case selector to the hubs on each side. The vacuum makes the hubs lock into place. If those vacuum lines are damaged or missing, they wont lock. If you have electronic locking hubs, they may need to be replaced. Good luck.

Dec 09, 2009 | 1997 Chevrolet Blazer

1 Answer

What main the sheift lock on controlgear panel


This is the button that you would push to unlock the shift lever in the event of a dead or flat battery, and you need to move the car.

Oct 02, 2008 | 2005 Toyota Corolla

Not finding what you are looking for?
2005 Toyota Corolla Logo

599 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70346 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6869 Answers

Are you a Toyota Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...