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I have 1998 GMC K1500. The Park shift lock is not engaging.

I have 1998 GMC K1500. The Park shift lock is not engaging. I took off the peice to replace it and then hooked it up to a batterie. It worked just fine. It is not getting power to it when it is in Park. What could be causing this?

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  • david_paglie May 09, 2010

    I want the shift lock to work. I have kids and I dont want them to be able to move the shifter without the brade pressed.

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A short in the wiring. you can eliminate the solenoid by keeping it off and pull the locking lever back and then secure it to stay unlocked

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