I tried to use the release button and then it got stuck in neutral or reverse.
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2001 Kia Rio Question: My gear on my 2001 kia rio will not move out of park what can cause this problem
Answer #1patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, October 25, 2011, 21:07Master
It does look like a shift lock issue for tests procedures There is a company that independent auto repair shops get their information from, this same information is available inexpensively for people that work on their own cars.. The information is year make and model specific, covering repair procedures, torque specifications, fluid capacities and specifications, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... Alldata is very easy to navigate http://bit.ly/AllData_Repair_Manuals_Online
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