wont go into part on 1999 Lincoln Navigator

just bought a 1999 navigator. it wont go into park and has to be started in neutral. i was told it was shift tube. anyone know how to repair or replace it.

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This has been a common problem over the years with Ford. Needs qualified tech to perform repairs. Requires steering column internal work. Can be hairy if never done before.