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My car is stuck in park, it will start but I cannot get it out of park (automatic). any ideas before I call a tow truck? thank you. Dianna
Car is stuck in park, cant get it out, what is the problem and how do I fix it, is there a release button?

Wouldn't let me put the model but it's a 97 GMC Jimmy. 4.3. 6 cylinder vortech. 4wd. The issue is it died the other day. The dashboard gauges won't work. Stuck in park. Cranks but doesn't start. Battery and alternator are both good. Didn't have a spark. Installed new ignition coil and it started up but wouldn't start up after. ...


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