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Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician
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I have a ford Edge 2007 model and lately the gear stick is

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I have a ford Edge 2007 model and lately the gear stick is getting stuck while in park position. After a few tries it moves from park position but those moments are very painful..
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Jeremy replied 1 year ago.

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You have a shift lock that is controlled by the brake switch on the brake pedal. Have you noticed any issies with the resr brake lights at all or has anyone made a complaint that they have flickered?

I would change that switch out first (top of brake pedal you will see the switch) and see if the issue resilves itself since it is the most common culprit and the switch is very cheap. Then if issue is still there, then I would have no choice then to take the comsole around the shifter apart to check the shift lock and see if there is voltage dropping when I press the brake pedal to rule out a wire issue or if the shift lock is acting up itself. Usually I find the shift lock to be the issue once the brake switch is ruled out.

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Expert:  Jeremy replied 1 year ago.

I see you viewed this and this is still showing as a open question due to no positive (3 stars or more) rating.

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