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Will not go into gear, 2004, silverado, fixing for a friend,

Will not go into...

Will not go into gear

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?

2004

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '04 Chevy?

Silverado

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Fixing for a friend

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Tried fuses checked fluid level all good

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will it physically shift into drive and reverse ?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
no it does not

watching the shift cable do you see the shift cable shifting it into reverse and drive ?

when it park will it NOT roll and lock on the parking lock ?

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let me know ?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
it parks ok in park

is the fluid full in the transmission ?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
it is
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
it goes into gear enough to notice but not enough to move the car
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
solenoid?

watching the transmission cable at the transmission do you see the cable shift the transmission into reverse and drive ?

it is not a solenoid

reverse works with no electronics and should move in reverse no matter what if the fluid id full

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