2004 Buick Park Avenue Q&A
2004 Buick Park Avenue Question: Steering Column not locking
My mother purchased a 2004 Buick Park Ave. Here is what is happening. If the Tilt steering is all the way up, key is out, you cannot move the column shifter. I figure this is normal for locking the steering. NOW if I drop the Tilt steering down, with the key not in, I am able move the Column shift to neutral or where ever I want and the car will start rolling down or up hill if the emergency brake is on. Is there some type of sensor that controls this? - Shotgun_16ga
This is a mechanical steering column issue that I would have inspected ASAP, because it is a safety issue. - dandd
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