My 08 caliber (automatic) won't shift out of park while engine is running


Asked by reverend1735 Jul 25, 2012 at 04:36 PM about the Dodge Caliber

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I know it's not the stearing collum being locked up b/c the engine starts and the stearing wheel will turn with no problems....  but when i press down on the brake, the shifter won't go out of park..  (whuile the engine is running)

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

shift lock interlock solenoid

5 out of 5 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Dodge Caliber fuse box problems 80 answers

    Hi, I have a 2007 Dodge Caliber SXT, never had any problems with it until about a month ago. I was driving when all of a sudden the radio, heat, lights, etc. cut out. I pulled over and put the car in ...

    2007 Dodge Caliber SXT


    Maintenance & Repair

  • why won't my Dodge caliber start or shift out of reverse 8 answers

    I had someone try to install a new stereo into my caliber and it got dark so I told them to wait till the next day to finish installing the stereo and now for some reason my caliber won't start or s...

    2007 Dodge Caliber


    Maintenance & Repair

  • cant get gear to shift out of park 1 answer

    2008 Dodge Caliber


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 caliber shut off and won't start 2 answers

    I was driving down the street and my car started making a really loud squeeling sound. so I pulled over at a gas station and shut the car off but it kept squeeling along with a rattling sound com...

    2007 Dodge Caliber SE


    Maintenance & Repair

  • stuck in park 4 answers

    My 08 avenger is stuck in park and will not shift out. It is parked on level ground. Any help is appreciated.

    2008 Dodge Avenger SE


    Maintenance & Repair

Search Dodge Caliber Questions

Dodge Caliber Experts

#1 Larry Quigley
Larry Quigley
Reputation 700
#2 Dan Connell
Dan Connell
Reputation 260
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 240
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Avenger"
364 Great Deals out of 8,439 listings starting at $1,750
Used Dodge Charger"
464 Great Deals out of 32,252 listings starting at $3,450
Used Dodge Neon SRT-4"
3 Great Deals out of 66 listings starting at $3,901
Used Ford Escape"
1,357 Great Deals out of 92,417 listings starting at $750
Used Honda Civic"
828 Great Deals out of 58,098 listings starting at $999
Used Dodge Journey"
571 Great Deals out of 39,240 listings starting at $4,670
Used Ford Focus"
1,159 Great Deals out of 73,046 listings starting at $1,299
Used Toyota Camry"
1,183 Great Deals out of 85,541 listings starting at $1,299
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,129 Great Deals out of 72,126 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Challenger"
272 Great Deals out of 19,026 listings starting at $9,169
Used Honda CR-V"
784 Great Deals out of 56,772 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,078 Great Deals out of 56,172 listings starting at $1,400
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,152 Great Deals out of 66,409 listings starting at $500
Used Dodge Magnum"
36 Great Deals out of 1,005 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord"
935 Great Deals out of 74,667 listings starting at $1,295