Q: Why does the shifter stick feel loose on my 2000 Chevrolet Prism?

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For a 2000 Chevy prism: why does the shifter feel loose?

Hi there - a loose shifter could be caused by loose mounting hardware, worn shifter bushings (at the cable ends), or worn transmission internal shifting components. I would recommend a shifter inspection 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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