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Q: Car stuck in Park - 2010 Honda Civic

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Car is stuck in park. Car is not going into reverse! I'm stepping on the brake and the shifter is not engaging for me to pull it out of park! I have checked all the fuses and replaced the brake switch.
My car has 123000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello - the inability to get the transmissi...

Hello - the inability to get the transmission out of Park is likely a failure of the neutral safety switch, preventing the shifter interlock mechanism from releasing the shifter. I would recommend an inspection of the shifter components by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location, diagnose this problem, give you an accurate assessment of damage and cost estimate for repairs.

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