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Old 04-22-2009, 14:31   #1 (permalink)
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Question 97 mustang wont come out of park

97 mustang wont come out of park brake light comes on and I replaced the switch can it be the ignition switch ?
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Old 04-23-2009, 20:54   #2 (permalink)
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Re: 97 mustang wont come out of park

so you replaced the relay switch.

check the brake applied sensor
or could be the shift lock control solenoid
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Old 04-28-2009, 08:44   #3 (permalink)
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Re: 97 mustang wont come out of park

I replaced the brake applied switch where is the shift lock solenoid located?
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Old 04-28-2009, 19:11   #4 (permalink)
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Re: 97 mustang wont come out of park

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I replaced the brake applied switch where is the shift lock solenoid located?
Hello and good day:


To move the shifter out of P (Park), the ignition
key must be turned to the ON position and the
shift lever thumb button must be pushed in.
To operate:
1. Start the engine.
2. Depress and hold the brake pedal.
3. Move the gearshift lever out of P (Park).
Your vehicle is equipped with a Brake Shift
Interlock safety feature. This feature prevents the
gearshift from being moved from the P (Park)
position until the brake pedal is depressed. This
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feature is active when the ignition is in the ON
position. If the gearshift lever CANNOT be
moved from P (Park) with the brake pedal
depressed:
1. Turn the engine off and remove the ignition
key.
2. Apply parking brake.
3. Reinsert the ignition key and turn clockwise
to the first position.
4. Depress the brake pedal, move the gearshift
lever to N (Neutral) and start the engine.
WARNING
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL
YOU VERIFY THAT THE BRAKELAMPS
ARE WORKING.
If you need to shift out of P (Park) by using the
alternate procedure described above, it is
possible that a fuse has blown and that your
brakelamps may also not be functional. Please
refer to the chapter titled Roadside Emergencies in
this Owner Guide for instructions on checking
and replacing fuses.
The console-mounted gearshift will lock in P
(Park) when you turn the key to the LOCK
position. When the gearshift is in any position
except P (Park), the ignition key cannot be
turned to LOCK or removed from the steering
column. TO REMOVE THE KEY, the gearshift
lever must be in P (Park).
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Old 08-17-2009, 00:17   #5 (permalink)
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Re: 97 mustang wont come out of park

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97 mustang wont come out of park brake light comes on and I replaced the switch can it be the ignition switch ?
did you check your shift linkage?
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