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I can shift into drive but it won't engage

2004 Chevy Trailblazer Gear Shifter Moves But Will NOT shift into gear ..Came home from shopping and suddenly it seemed to shift into neutral.. I could put on the gas and the engine seemed fine but it would not engage in Drive. I coasted to a stop and turned off the car. I then restarted. Engine seems to run fine but it will not engage into any gear. Please help.

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There is a little metal staple shaped lock that keeps your linkage on your trans, it could be as simple as that piece falling out and your shift cable popping off the trans. Unfortunately, you will need a new lock or this will continue.

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Sounds like a broken shift cable. (the connection between the shifter and the gearbox) common symptoms are the shifter move easier than normal.and does not move to any gears (not even park or neutral).

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The end of the shift cable has broken, there is a plastic ring at the transmission end of the cable that breaks. You will need to have it towed to the mechanic.

Posted on Sep 05, 2011

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