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Can't shift from park, button is hard to push in.

Hello, I have a mitsubishi Galant 2003 and the button to take the car out of park is very difficult to move. Once able to get it into reverse or drive, it works fine. The button only gets stuck moving from park. What should I do.

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  • mindlessbomb May 27, 2009

    Yes the brake lights work

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    do the brake lights work?

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    button on gear shift will not push in dear shift stuck in park.

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Press the brakes down hard and leave it there for a while and keep pressing the gear button and eventually you'll be driving

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