Gear Shift Indicator on 1997 Mercury Mountaineer

The gear shift indicator does not center up on its designated letter P R N D 2 1, its way off to the left, what is this indicative of and what am i looking at to correct it. any part name for this problem

by in Orlando, FL on November 05, 2010
1 answer
ANSWER by , November 05, 2010
could be an adjustment of the shift indicator or linkage