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What do you do when you are in Park and the key to your Accord 2004 is stuck in the ignition and it will turn to start the car but the gear is stuck in park and it reads it as if it were drive mode?

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2011-09-13 10:30:10
2011-09-13 10:30:10

there should be and interlocking switch on the break pedal telling the vehicle that the brake isn't on, which will not allow the vehicle to go into gear. check to see if your brake lights are working. if they are not, the switch is bad. needs to be changed.

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