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'99 Ford Escort...won't come out of park...it starts and runs...won't shift

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Make sure the brake lights work if not then its a fault with the switch or a fuse. If they are then possible fault with release solenoid at lever, though i would reckononit being brake light switch

Good luck davelee

Posted on Apr 23, 2009

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