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

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Asked by 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)

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shift lock interlock solenoid

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THE SHIFT LOCK SOLENOID IS PART OF THE SHIFTER ASSEMBLY. IT WILL NEED TO BE REPLACED TO SOLVE YOUR ISSUE. SORRY FOR THE NEWS BUT IT IS WHAT IT IS. THEY ARE AROUND 170.00 CDN.

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