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The gear shift won't move out of park & no brake lamps. tried changing fuse
1999 Mercury Sable

The gear shift won't move out of park & no brake lamps. tried changing fuse

(1999 Mercury Sable)
1 answer & 4 comments
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on May 24, 2015
brake light switch is more than likely bad,around $14.00 at parts house.
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on May 24, 2015
If I replace switch, will that release gear shift? Thanks so much!
on May 24, 2015
yes,when it fails,it keeps you from shifting out of park,and no brake lights either.
on May 24, 2015
Thanks so much! Will try that tomorrow!
on May 24, 2015
your welcome.post findings.
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on May 24, 2015
brake light switch is more than likely bad,around $14.00 at parts house.
Sign in to reply
on May 24, 2015
If I replace switch, will that release gear shift? Thanks so much!
on May 24, 2015
yes,when it fails,it keeps you from shifting out of park,and no brake lights either.
on May 24, 2015
Thanks so much! Will try that tomorrow!
on May 24, 2015
your welcome.post findings.

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