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Audi Quattro A6 will not go into drive

I have a 1999 Audi Quattro A6.When I start the car I press the brakes down but the light indicator does not show that it's pressed so the car will not go into drive. HELP!!!

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It's the brake pedal switch. There is a switch down on the pedal arm that closes when you press the pedal down, and sends a sensing voltage to the controller, telling it the brakes are applied. This allows the transmission lock to disengage so you can shift out of Park. When that switch fails, the lock won't disengage. You need to replace that switch and you'll be fixed.

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