Asked in Hyundai Sonata
What is the shift lock release on the Hyundai Sonata for?
if you can't shift out of park or sometimes when the key can't be removed sometimes it helps to remove the cap of the shift lock release and press the button with a key, pen, or whatever fits in there to depress it.
Asked in Hyundai Sonata
Why won't my Hyundai Sonata automatic transmission shift out of park?
It is a problem with your break switch. Had the same thing happen to my Sonata, try the shift lock release button to get it into drive. There are instructions in the manual. If your electronic stability control light stays lit, you need to take it to a dealer to get checked out. If you need a tow call the roadside assistance number in your warranty booklet that came with the manual. ...
Asked in Pontiac Grand Am
Is there a shift lock release on a 99 Pontiac grand am?
is there a shift lock relaese on a 1999 grandam se
Asked in Hyundai Sonata
Why do your brakes lock up on your 99 Hyundai sonata?
If brakes lock up on a 1999 Hyundai Sonata there may be a problem with one or more of the brake components. Improper brake fluid mixture or leaks in the lines will cause the hydraulic calipers to malfunction. The entire brake system should be checked for the safety of the driver when dealing with this issue. ...
Asked in Daewoo Leganza
Why does your auto gear lock and you have to use your shift lock release on your 2001 Daewoo Leganza?
I read in another forum that it might be the brakelight switch that is making the shift lock, lock up. ...
What would be the default code for a 1992 Hyundai Sonata radio lock out?
Once you get the radio serial # (on the back of the radio or in the glove compartment) and the vehicle VIN number, you can call Hyundai Customer Service (USA - 1-800-633-5151) or (Canada - 1-800-461-8242) and they can give you the 4 digit code needed to reset the radio. This is the process I took with my 1995 Hyundai Sonata. ...
Asked in Mercedes-Benz S-Class
How do you get mercedez s430 out of park gear?
Stuck in park huh? Well the only real way is to change the faulty shift module, which is the shifter itself. There is a way to manually release the shift lever but it requires drilling slightly. These do not have a shift lock release, because the S class does not have a steering lock, so they lock the shifter instead. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Hyundai Sonata
Does a Hyundai sonata 2007 ignition key have a computer chip in it?
NO. I had two spare keys made by a local lock shop for less than $5 each and they work fine. ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs, Hyundai Sonata
Does the 2006 Hyundai Sonata have a known problem with the shift lock release?
Yes; to keep things from locking up, when you park the car and remove the keys, make sure the tires are straight and not turned one way or the other. If it has locked, apply pressure to the locked steering wheel either clockwise or counter clockwise at the same time as you also apply slight pressure to the ignition key. ...
Asked in Honda Odyssey
How do you Honda Odyssey shift lock release?
From the owner's manual 2001 Honda Odyssey: 1. Set the Parking brake. 2. Remove the key from the ignition switch. 3. Place a cloth on the edge of the shift lock release slot cover on the steering column. Remove the cover by carefully prying on the edge with a small flat-tipped screwdriver. 4. Insert the key in the Shift Lock Release slot. 5. Push down on the key while you pull the shift lever towards you and move it out of Park to Neutral. 6. Remove...
Asked in Chevy Trucks and SUVs, Chevy Trailblazer
Where is the shift lock release on a 2002 Chevy Trailblazer?
Pull up the shift boot, on the right rear of the shifter body is a button that you press in and hold while you shift into gear. ...
Asked in Volvo C70
Why is the gear shift not working unless you press the Shift Lock release button on your 2002 Volvo C-70?
So that you don't shift the gear selector by accident
Asked in Ford Escort, Ford Escort LX, Ford Escort ZX2
Where is the shift lock override for the 98 escort zx2?
The shift interlock release is on the side of the console. Take the plug out and insert a key into the opening. Then, shift out of park and start the car. ...
Asked in Jaguar X Type
Who knows about 02 jaguar x type - clicking noise when you release brake pedal?
That clicking noise you hear when you press and release the brake pedal is the "Shift Lock Solenoid" engaging and disengageing. The shift lock solenoid is located below the center console directly underneath the gear shift lever. That sound is normal....
Asked in Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
Mercedes Benz CLK will not shift out of park?
the shifter lock need to be lubed to override the shift lock press hard on the brake and move shift over to unlock and pull down this will override it but not fix it remove shift covers and lube shift lock and should be fine ...
Asked in Honda Civic DX
Why wont the shift lock release work on a 98 Honda Civic?
It might be the brake pedal switch
Where is the shift lock solenoids located on a 1999 Isuzu Rodeo?
The shift lock solenoids are located on the valve body on a 1999 Isuzu Rodeo. There are two shift solenoids. ...
Asked in Lexus SC
What is the shift lock button for on a 1992 Lexus SC?
there is a slot in front of the shifter, insert the and it will release, it is just a button ...
What causes the doors to lock automatically on a 1996 Hyundai Sonata The door lock switch has not been pushed and they don't do it immediately?
I had the same problem with my 1999 sonata when it was brand new. I would leave the car unlocked in my drive and come back out in a few minutes and the doors would be locked. After many trips to the dealer, they found a short in the right front door switch. I haven't had any problems since they replaced it. ...
Asked in Facebook, Email and IM
How do you make the chat bot smile in cheer up the chat box?
three ways shift + colon and shift + ) = :) shift + colon and caps lock P= :P caps lock + x and caps lock + d = XD ...
Asked in Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Can't get 2000 E320 out of park except with a pen to release the lock Then it won't shift out of 1st gear?
It sounds like you have a faulty shift selector. Tow it to a shop to get checked out. ...
Asked in Daewoo Leganza, Nissan Maxima, Ford Escort LX
How do you get a 1995 Nissan Maxima out of park if the shift lock will not release?
check your brake light ...then replace the stop/horn fuse