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2000 VW Jetta.....cannot get the car out of park--shifter will not move out of PARK...also teh brake light are out....the SL light blinks on and off..mostly on when I depress brake to put into gear. ANy help??

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To get the car out of park you have to put the shifter right in between neutral and drive and as soon as the car starts put it in drive. Keep your foot on the brake obviously. You can go to Reversve once you get the car started and in DRive.

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Replace brake light switch , VW had a recall on some models in regards to this issue.

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