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1973 Pontiac Grand Prix with center console shifter and

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1973 Pontiac Grand Prix with center console shifter and automatic transmission does not want to shift back into park. Feels like shifter is not engaging or dis-engaging when attempting to shift from drive or reverse into park with the car stopped
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Classic Car
Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you.

Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

from the way you explain the problem.this sounds as if the shift cable to the transmission to the shifter is loose or is stretched and may need to be replaced..i dont think this is inside the transmission at all


Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

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