WHY CAN I ONLY START MY CAR IN NEUTRAL

  • Tiny
  • roxanne
  • 1995 Mercury Sable
  • 80,000 miles

I can only start my car in neutral-it will not go into park. What can I adjust to fix this problem

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 AT 12:01 AM

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  • Tiny
  • roxanne
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Is there an adjustment I can make

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Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 AT 12:08 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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If it won't go into park, you need to check the linkage to the transmission for damage. If the problem is that it will start in neutral but not park, most likely you have a bad neutral safety switch.

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Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 AT 3:55 AM

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