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my 2001 Oldsmobile alero wlll...
my 2001 Oldsmobile alero wlll not go into gear? stuck in park
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Hello, my name is***** for the question. Most of the time this is due to a faulty brake switch. See if the brake lights work. If not the replace the switch. If they work then the shift lock solenois may be failing. Did you plan on fixing this yourself?
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