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Gear not shifting out from P + brake lights are not working

I can't shift the gear from P to anywhere, without pressing the emergency button, at the same time the brake lights are not working when i press the brakes. I would appriciate any help. Thank you.

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Thank you i will try that

Posted on Aug 28, 2008

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The brake light switch to me is your problem the shifter interlock solenoid is not releasing because there is no brake signal from your switch, and obviously no signal no brake lights ether, I recommend you replace it, it is very simple to replace simply twist in place, it is located close to the pivot mechanism at the brake pedal, be careful there are two switches down there one of them is for cruise control if you have it (used to send a cancel signal when pedal is pressed) you want the one with more than two wires to it. good luck and I hope I was of help. study the switch a bit before removing connector and switch so you get familiar with it.

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