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Strange transmission/electrical problem

When i start my van the gear box light is around all the gears PRND etc and when i move the gear shift if the box does not move the car will not shift out of 1st gear so i have to let it warm up ,shut it off, and restart it this only happens in cold weather i have had it to 4 different repair shops and no one can figure out the problem

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You need to have the PRNDL switch checked or replaced

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