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2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Question: wont shift out of park

 

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Bytesbak, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Oxford, ME, February 17, 2010, 09:54
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engine will start, but will not shift out of park

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, February 18, 2010, 10:06
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    Sounds like the shift lock is inoperative. The shift lock gets a signal from the brake light switch, so if the brake light switch is bad, it will not shift out of park. Check to see if your brake lights are working.

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    Visitor, April 20, 2010, 15:02

    my car wont come out of park

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