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Broken tranny shifter!!???

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by 00PreRunner, Feb 7, 2013.

  1. Feb 7, 2013 at 12:36 PM
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    00PreRunner

    00PreRunner [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Today I got in my truck and went to shift out of park and the shifter broke in half stripping two blue wires, for the overdrive switch I assume, and now the truck is stuck in park. Has anyone ever heard of this or had it happen? Any info would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
     
  2. Feb 9, 2013 at 9:54 PM
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    BamaToy1997

    BamaToy1997 ASE Master Tech Vendor

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    Never heard of it myself. Sounds like a trip to the salvage yard would be due.
     
  3. Feb 9, 2013 at 10:38 PM
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    00PreRunner

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    After a trip to a local junkyard I acquired a complete tranny linkage and got it fixed up.
     
  4. Feb 11, 2013 at 6:13 AM
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    BamaToy1997

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    congrats!
     
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