Shift Lever Override

If a malfunction occurs and the shift lever cannot be moved out of the PARK position, you can use the following procedure to temporarily move the shift lever: 1. Firmly apply the parking brake.

2. Turn the engine OFF.

3. Remove the rubber liner from the cupholder (located next to the shifter on the center console).

4. Using a screwdriver or similar tool, carefully remove the shift lever override access cover, located on the bottom of the cupholder.

Shift Lever Override Access Cover
Shift Lever Override Access Cover

5. Press and maintain firm pressure on the brake pedal.

6. Using the screwdriver or similar tool, press and hold the shift lock lever down.

7. Move the shift lever to the NEUTRAL position.

8. The vehicle may then be started in NEUTRAL.

9. Reinstall the shift lever override access cover and install the rubber liner into the cupholder.

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