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How to replace the shifter light in the console.

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Pry up trim around shifter. Use something plastic,push underneath in different places,while lifting up.

Down under shift mech, there are two very small bulbs, you need to replace,if burnt out.

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  1. Remove the console trim from the console.
  2. Disconnect the electrical connector from the switch.
  3. Remove the 2 attaching screws from the switch and remove the switch.
  1. To install a new switch:
    1. Place the switch onto the transmission control shifter and loosely install the attaching screws. Position the transmission control shifter assembly in the N notch in the detent plate.
    2. Assemble the switch to the transmission control shifter assembly by inserting the carrier tang into the hole in the shifter lever.
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    4. Move the transmission control shifter assembly out of N position. This will shear the switch internal plastic pin.

  2. To install the original switch:
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  3. Connect the electrical connector to the switch.
  4. Install the console trim to the console.


Fig. 1: Neutral start/back-up light switch

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