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2001 cavalier manual trans

Can you tell me where or how to get to the back up switch?

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  • MikeRenee Apr 18, 2009

    are your back up lights not coming on when you put it in reverse? I just changed my trans. and didn't change this and now mine don't work either. I do know it is on the trans. and there are only two options when looking at the trans. They are both located near were the shifter cables attach to the trans.

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Jack the car up, take the drivers side tire off. It's mounted to the drivers side rear section of the transmission, axel high, follow the wires.
Not on the top of the transmission like some books say.

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