2003 Ford Taurus Q&A
2003 Ford Taurus Question: cant get out of park
Sounds like you're talking about the brake switch (sometimes called the "stop lamp switch", or "brake pedal position switch"). It may only need adjustment. Many brake switches are mounted on some kind of threaded shaft and adjusted with jam nuts. The brake switch sends the signal to the brake shift interlock that the brake is pressed, and allows the shifter to move out of 'park'. It also typically activates the brake lights - Andy Y
The Napa part # is ECH SL826 cost is about $25 should be available at most auto parts stores. - hemicuda
my car is stuck in park and the brake lights are out i can move gears from under the hood but not from the gear inside car
the car runs fine. no check lights are on. it just wont let me move it into gear unless i wiggle the steering wheel or gently rock my car.
OK so i bought a ford Taurus round Xmas time, every thing runs great for its age. I went out for dinner tonight, got in the car and nothing. Now i dont have any family or friends around here that...