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I have a 1997 Chevy Cavalier with automatic transmission. The shifter is not working it just slides from Park to drive and does not shift it into gear. I checked under the hood and the lever does move when the shifter is moved, but the end of the lever that is connected to the gears is broken. What is this part called and can it be fixed?

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A cable runs from the trans to the shifter mechanisum. So either the cable is broken or the shifter assembly

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