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1997 Mercury Cougar XR7. I have a wire clip that is broke to my ignition assembly. where do the wires go on the assembly of the ignition?

Car wont shift out of park because of wire not being connected. It will only shift out of park with motor shut off.

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Option: Start car in Neutral...until you can fix this. Not sure what clip is broken, but for a 1997...chances are you need a junkyard to find the missing part. To answer your question directly as stated....wires go to the main wiring harness attached to the firewall, and from there to the engine, and transmission

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My standard for most of these type of questions is that you should purchse a haynes or chiltons manuel for your vehicle. I will have instructions and diagrams as well as tips to help you do your job, I bought mine on ebay for 17.50.

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