What does the shift interlock solenoid do? The shift interlock solenoid prevents thee gear selector from being shifted out of park unless the brake pedal is depressedHow do you know you need shift interlock solenoid replaced? The gear selector can be moved freely from gear to gear without depressing the brake pedal The gear shifter may not move out of park How is the shift interlock solenoid replaced by a mobile mechanic? All covers are removed to gain access to the shift solenoid The solenoid is unplugged and removed from its mounting position The new solenoid is installed and plugged in All covers are reinstalled into place How important is having your shift interlock solenoid replaced? If the shift interlock solenoid is faulty the gear selector may move freely from gear to gear meaning it could move into gear without the driver knowing. It is also possible that the gear selector will not move out of park at all if the shift interlock solenoid is faulty
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