The shift linkage on your Chevrolet Blazer automatic transmission will go from the shifting handle to the right hand side of the transmission. The shifting linkage is actually a shifting cable.
The 2001 Chevy Cavalier automatic transmission shift linkage is held in place with a swivel nut on each end of the shift linkage. Turn the swivel nuts to the left and the shifting linkage will come off. Reverse the process to install your new shift linkage.
Remove the linkage off of the trans and shift it there.
To change the shift linkage in an 1998 automatic Chevy Cavalier the shift linkage needs to be removed from the transmission and pulled from the cabin. The job requires removing the floor console to access the cable. After doing the so the cable can be snaked from inside the cabin, the install is the reverse of the removal.
Have you ever had the linkage adjusted? 90% chance this is the problem.
shift linkage needs adjustment, not expensive
Low on fluid. Linkage mis adjusted or broken. Internal parts malfunctioning.
It may fit, but it will not shift as they have different governor types.
Replace shift linkage Replace shift linkage
The bushings on the shift linkage need to be replaced