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Dies in reverse. 93 buick regal 3.1. Replaced neutral safety

Customer Question

dies in reverse
JA: What is the model/year of your Buick?
Customer: 93 buick regal 3.1
JA: Are you fixing your Regal yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: replaced neutral safety switch
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 11 months ago.

Any issues when putting it into drive? And does your dash have a digital display for the gear you are in, and is it registering correctly?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
goes into drive smoothly with smooth idle,it does how ever hesitate if you steep on the gas to fast.
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 11 months ago.

is the gauge display for what gear you are in displaying correctly?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
dash has analog dash
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
shows correct gear
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 11 months ago.

The neutral safety switch was just a two wire pin, correct? I would check the wiring to ground (measure with an ohm meter or test light) on the black w/white wire.

Have you checked fuses? I have the following for the transmission-

fuel/ecm 20a and ign 10a in underhood fuse box

ecm 15a and indic 10a in interior fuse panel