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gear selector is in the park position - the gear indicator is stuck

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the gear selector is in the park position - the gear indicator is stuck in the 1 position and will not start
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  mechanicaltone replied 5 years ago.
Hi there is a inhibitor switch on your transmission which controls the starting of the vehicle and will only start If it is in park on the dash. If the gear selector is moving when selecting gears at the transmission, More than likely the inhibitor switch is faulty and will need to be replaced.



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