Truck wont shift from park

Tiny
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  • 1997 FORD F-250
  • 187,000 MILES

I just replaced my steering column shift tube assembly on my 97 ford f 250. But if I start in park it wont shift but I can start in neutral and then I can shift. What did I do wrong?

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 7:00 PM

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Tiny
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Replaced with same year/model? Is brake pedal being depressed and key in RUN when moving from Park?

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 7:10 PM
Tiny
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Yes replaced with same year/model. Brake is depressed. Key is in run position. If I put key in acc position I can shift to neutral and start truck and then shift into drive.

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 8:43 PM
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Suspect interlock on replacement defective

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 8:45 PM
Tiny
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I found the problem I accidentally unplugged the neutral safety switch on the brake pedal

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 8:59 PM
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That will do it would not get brake pedal depressed signal

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 AT 9:05 PM

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