Q: I have a 2008 chevy impala ltz, it won't shift out of park and it won't start. the car reads that it is in first gear

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I have a 2008 chevy impala ltz, it won't shift out of park and it won't start. the car reads that it is in first gear

My car has 130000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

It sounds like you may have a problem with the transmission with the transmission position sensor switch that may be preventing the vehicle from starting or the engine may only start when in gear or in neutral. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at the vehicle to properly diagnose and repair.

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