Q: Gear shift is in park but dash says reverse

asked by on July 12, 2017

Gear shift is in park but the dash says reverse. I disconnect the cable and it still will not start
My car has an automatic transmission.

The shift cable ends at transmission shift lever or at where it connects to inside shifter is most likely the problem. The cable ends have a plastic bushing that falls apart and causes the problem. The entire cable may need replaced.

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