Question about 1998 Cadillac Catera
Hay ritchie it sounds like it is the shifter solenoid went out. now if you want you can manually release the solenoid lock by lifting up on the shifter boot and look on the left side. you should be able to see a yellow lever that you can pull . you would need to start the car and with your foot on the brake this will allow power to the solenoid now also wilepushing on the lever you need to shift out of park to say neutral.now if you shift back into park again it will be locked and you will need to repeat this again. hope this helps you out
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
actuator not working remove glove box. and watch the bar move the flap in the ac duct as u turn the heat up and down give it a few extra seconds to start moving. if that dosent work try checking anny fuses that control the curcit
Posted on Apr 03, 2010
your cadillac has an interlock solinoid that is activated by the brake pedal, make sure that your pushing the brake pedal before you try to move the shifter
Posted on Feb 22, 2013
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car not changing gears and not shifting out of park mode ,it can be shifter assembly issue, or it can also be
transmission issue. Get the shifter assembly inspected with ignition OFF.
more troubleshooting, I suggest you to get the Following help link checked, its
complete step by step procedure to inspect gear shift issues: -----
GEAR SHIFT ISSUES
NO REVERSE ON TRANSMISSION
fluid leak, transmission gears slip,
These will help.
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