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Dash indicator shows park and wont move when shift does. but

Customer Question

dash indicator shows park and wont move when shift does. but transmission is in park.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: 2006 no leaks shows full on fluid
JA: What is the model/year of your GM?
Customer: 2006 gmc envoy denali
JA: Are you fixing your Envoy yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No, I went out to move the car and it starts but even when the shifter is moved the car seems to remain in park.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that I can think of.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: GMC
Expert:  GM Bob replied 2 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I can help.

It sounds like the shift cable has broken or come off at the trans.

If you are able to look under the truck?

On the driver side about even with the drivers door.

Look under you will see a cable and lever on the trans. Make sure it has not come off.