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Gear shift for auto tans. Bracket in steering colum broke, Don't know how to replace. Car is stuck in "N" in driveway. How do I replace this bracket?

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  • frankmnc Jul 08, 2009

    Hi Don, the gear shifter bracket inside the steering column broke. I removed the the cover and seen that it was broke, now I need to replace the gear shift but don't have a clue as to how it's done?

  • semloh1950 May 11, 2010

    hi there does the gear shify just flop around don



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