98 expedition neutral switch the new part it won't fit.

98 expedition neutral switch the new part it won't fit. Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Expedition? 1998 Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Expedition yourself? What have you tried so far? I remove...

98 expedition neutral switch the new part it won't fit. Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Expedition? 1998 Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Expedition yourself? What have you tried so far? I remove the old one

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got of Ebay the old was stuck with rust I had trouble removing it but I put on the new one.
Automotive Expert
ok, so you did put on the new one. then what's the problem that you are having?

No I'm sorry The new part doesn't want to going in??? Should I remove the rust out the valve shaft?
Automotive Expert
yes, that should help.... the parts look identical, correct?

I tried to sand it down a little bit but I scared to damage It .
Automotive Expert
try spraying wd40 on it and use a bristle brush

Ok no problem if that doesn't work what would my second auction be?
Automotive Expert
if it's the same exact part there are no other options. it needs to be a genuine ford part and not an aftermarket

it is a Ford part.
Automotive Expert
whats the part number? and I will need the VIN also

No need thank for your help.No I'm done.
Automotive Expert
alrighty then

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