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Tim Mohr
Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH
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Experience:  30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL
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The key is stuck and and the gear shiftier will not move out

Customer Question

The key is stuck and and the gear shiftier will not move out of park
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: 2007 cts 70,000 ,miles
JA: Are you fixing your CTS yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Have not tried anything, had to disconnect the battery to keep accessories off.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: have not checked break switch,I don't know where it would be.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 month ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** is a problem with the shift interlock solenoid, have you checked to see if the brake lights on the rear come on, when pressing the brake?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 month ago.

can you check this?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Where is the interlock solenoid?
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 month ago.

it is on the shifter, can you check to see if the brake lights come on?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thank you.
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 month ago.

anytime my friend,Tim

Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 month ago.

Please dont forget to rate me, so I can get credit for helping,thanks,Tim