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2001 SLK 320 shift lever will not shift out of the Park position.

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2001 SLK 320 shift lever will not shift out of the Park position.

Auto Psychic :

hi, i'll be happy to help you in anyway i can.

Auto Psychic :

good news, it may be as simple as a bad brake lite switch.

Auto Psychic :

gary

Customer:

Ok, so how do I check it to make sure?

Auto Psychic :

it's cheap, i would just replace it.

Auto Psychic :

gary

Customer:

Where is it? Is it the one that is actuated by the pedal? The brake lights are working, would it still be the problem? Do you have a part number?

Auto Psychic :

sorry no part #, and yes its on the backside of the pedal assembly. most 2001 mercedes used the same one.

Auto Psychic :

brake lites are a seperated circuit.

Auto Psychic :

replace it you should be good to go.

Auto Psychic :

gary

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