Steering column shifter .2012 1500 gmc

Asked by Luis Jan 27, 2021 at 10:43 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

While truck is idling and foot on the brake
my shifter on the steering column d
Goes straight down without catching and
gears.. is it mechanical or electrical
problem??

1 Answer

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Sounds like the engaging mechanism in the shifter might be stuck. Similar to if the button on a center shifter was stuck pressed in. Only the weight of the column shifter is enough to pull it down when the break safety is applied.

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