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Safety lock malfunction? Could be bad electrical connections to the safety lock. Probably bad linkage adjustments, or bushings on the linkage, or shift lever pivot same issue.
Posted on Apr 15, 2015
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Sounds like a problem with the shift interlock.Here's how it works:You put your foot on the brake pedal,the brake pedal switch sends voltage to a solenoid mounted on your shifter.The solenoid unlocks the shifter,and you remove it from Park.When the interlock doesnt work,it's usually the interlock solenoid mounted on the shifter malfunctioning,however the brake pedal switch,or wires to and from can also be at fault.
Posted on Jul 11, 2008
SOURCE: I am leaking coolant between
There is a freeze plug located on the engine block behind the bell housing thats prob leaking . sory the only way to get to it is to pull the engine.
Posted on Sep 27, 2008
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Posted on Aug 10, 2009
you will need to connect it ti a scanner to confirm but it sounds like your solenoid (there is a solenoid that controls those gears inside your tranny) the part is actually cheap and should take no time to replace. the cost comes in a way of replacing the tranny fluid that will be lost.
Posted on Apr 08, 2010
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