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Neutral safety switch

I own a 1994 GMC Sierra half ton. I had the steering column replaced with one out of a standard transmission truck because I had a Hurst floor shifter put in for the automatic transmission. Now, I need to wire up the neutral safety switch on the Hurst shifter but I can't find the 2 wires I need and there is no neutral safety switch on on the standard transmission steering column. I guess on a standard transmission truck the neutral safety switch is in conjunction with the clutch. The truck does start and I have been driving it but I do need to wire up the neutral safety switch because I am going to the local drag strip. Can someone help me out?

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Most gm nuet safety is yellow and purple .....out of ignition switch is a big yellow wire that is crank out and input to nuet saf switch......out of nuet switch is color purple that goes strieght to start selenoid.....purple wire also goes to the crank fuse 5amp.. in the fuse box under dash... this fuse goes to the pcm main computer.. same for auto and clutch

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Driver side of the neutral / reverse switch showing the travel slot for the switch arm, the return tensioning spring, and the arm.

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The front, steering wheel side of the neutral / reverse switch after removal from the steering column. The switch's two functions are actuated when the lever in the column moves the switch lever shown here to different positions as gears are selected.

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Back of neutral / reverse switch, showing the wiring attachments. Black with red stripe is the backup light wiring, Orange with blue stripe is the neutral safety switch, it prevents starting in gears other than neutral & park.

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