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Shift linkage is falling apart

Okay, so the other day I was driving to my friend's house. My car had been working fine the entire day. I put my car into park as I sat in front of her house. When she got in the car I began to try to put my car into drive. My car stayed still as I took my foot off of the brake. We had my friend's brother take a look at it and he said that my shift linkage is falling apart. How do I fix it at minimal cost, as I just payed $709 to fix it because of the catillitic converter being backed up.

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It depends on what part of the linkage is missing parts. There are pins and bolts. Ask your friend's brother to show you what is wrong and what parts you need. You will have to order parts from the dealer, or with any luck find some at the local auto salvage yard. Good luck.

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