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Sometimes, if you are on a hill or against a curb, the weight of the vehicle is being held by the parking gear. When that happens you are pulling a gear that has about 2000 pounds pushing against it. Next time, set the parking brake before you put it in park. See if that helps.

Also, sometimes the neutral safety switch isn't exactly perfect. That's the switch that holds the gearshift until you press on the brake. It could be either problem, or possibly even something else... but those are the two most likely culprits.

I have a 95 and as odd as this seems, I used to keep change in the ashtray, some must fell out and under the gear shifter and jammed it up. Found it in there, emptied the change outta the tray and haven't had that problem again.

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Q: Why is it so hard for a 1995 Camaro to shift out of Park?
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