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I have a 2009 Trailblazer. The gear shift is stuck in park.

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I have a 2009 Trailblazer. The gear shift is stuck in park.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: The gear shift on the console will not move out of park.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Joe Barfield replied 1 year ago.

Hello , it has a safety solenoid lock out to keep like kids from putting it in gear while its running this needs to be checked & or replaced Thanks JOEY

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where is the solenoid, how can I ck it? I am unable to drive it
Expert:  Joe Barfield replied 1 year ago.

your shifter should have a over ride there, for when this happens......solenoid located down by brake pedal