Car Problem Reports
Chevrolet Trailblazer stuck in park
Chevrolet Trailblazer Problem
Engines Affected: 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 5.3L V8
Average Mileage: 114,966 mi (11,800 mi - 230,000 mi)
Visitor, 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 118,238 mi
my car get stuck in park and i have to fight and wiggle it for almost a half an hour. and when i finally get to go when i stop and try to get out it wont let the key out.
Visitor, 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 90,000 mi
My Trailblazer shifter started getting stuck in park around the 90K mile mark. Dealer diagnosed the problem as the neutral safety switch (after replacing the solenoid & eventually the entire shifter). Problem occurred again several times within 5K miles and 2 more NSS were tried. Eventually the dealer mechanic cleaned up a ground near the NSS and problem went away until now. Vehicle is now at 116K miles.
Visitor, 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 85,000 mi
Got stuck in Dallas on a Sunday. Got gas, put car into drive and attempted to drive forward but went in reverse instead. Fortunately I found a Firestone that was open and they sent a flatbed to get me. Seems as though the Gear shift cable went out. That was costly at over $1000 to get fixed and an overnight stay plus a days vacation.
Visitor, 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 112,235 mi
Ignition starts, but when I go to put the car into gear it will not move. It started doing this several months ago, but after sitting for a day or two would be fine. This time had to have it towed. Have not been able to get it to shift out of park in over a month. Don't want to take it to the dealer just yet.
Visitor, 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 111,256 mi
shift gear stuck in park
my gear lever is stuck in park and the car says it in drive