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2008 Dodge Avenger. Cannot shift gear out of

2008 Dodge Avenger. Cannot shift gear out of park. What causes this and how is it fixed?

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Try the override - remove cup holder rubber liner and stick your finger in the hole to depress the button. See owners manual.
If this doesn't work than your tiny spring has come off the broken hook on the shifter assembly. Replace it by drilling a small 1/16th hole in the pink lever and reattach a new spring. better than a new one with the cheap tiny hook that keeps breaking.

Posted on Jul 30, 2010

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First thing I check is if the brake lights work.

a trick that works on some cars is turn the key to one notch before "run", shift into neutral and start. then take it to the dealer, it's under warranty, right?

Posted on Oct 04, 2009

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