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I have a 2006 dodge charger and I parked my car a the gas station to get gas and when I came back the shifter was stuck in park and wouldn't budge for nothing ! After an 1hr and 45min I decided to take it apart to see was anything jammed by popping the plastic around the shifter "off" and unscrewing the two screws located by the cigarette lighter ! Once everything was removed exposing the inside of the gears I noticed there was nothing jammed as I could see, but I did notice a wire coming from a white little tube and I pulled it at the same time shifting the gear and "the gears shifted" ! My questions are, 1.What could be the problem? 2.How to fix the problem? 3. Can I "myself" fix the problem? 4.How much is the cost to fix the problem?

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Thats problem is a loose wire you can probably fix it with a little playing around it sounds like the wire is the wire that is recieving signal to release the shifter so check see if it is loose or disconnected and if you can reconnect it if take to shop around 100 bucks to fix it maybe 150 if sensor is broke or wire cant be salvaged

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