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K. Wiggins, ASE Certified Technician
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I have a 2002 rodeo sport when i put the shift lever in drive

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i have a 2002 rodeo sport when i put the shift lever in drive or reverse the light says it is in park it will still drive but shifts really hard sometimes light on selector indicator stays dark as before will still drive but hard shifting any ideas
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 7 months ago.
Hello, this is most likely being caused by a bad transmission mode switch 9also called transmission position switch) I'll post info below on how to replace and adjust it properly. If my answer has helped you, please help me by leaving a rating or accepting my answer so I may be credited. Rating or accepting my answer does not cost you extra. It allows me to be credited for my work. Follow ups concerning this are free even after you rate or accept.Thanks!
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
where is this mode switch located
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 7 months ago.
It's on the dirvers side of the transmission. I'll post a picture below.

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