HOW DO I get my 2000 cougar out of park with a dead battery?

Asked by Dec 02, 2013 at 06:44 AM about the 2000 Mercury Cougar

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Simplest answer is replace the battery, or put a charger on it long enough to get it in gear.

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Tom's answer is the safest way to go. You could get underneath and pop the shifter linkage. MAKE SURE THAT THE VEHICLE WON'T ROLL !!!

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