Re: 91 town car shift problem
On Wed, 23 Mar 2005 09:00:14 -0500, "protrack"
>My 91 Town car will not shift from park after engine is started. I have to
>manualy over ride the system as explained in the owners manual by turning
>off the engine, then set the parking brake, then turn the ignition key to
>the first notch, then pull gear shift lever to neutral, then start the
>engine after which I can then pull the gear shift lever into drive.
Your brake light switch is bad. Should set you back about
$20USD in the aftermarket like Advance, Autozone, Pep, etc.
Ford dealer should be about the same. I have no idea what
labor may be. Takes only a couple of minutes to change.
BTW, you probably have no brake lights which presents a very
high risk of being rear ended until you get this fixed. Do