I have a 1999 Toyota 4runner and the gearshift is locked, is there any way to unlock it?

Asked by May 11, 2015 at 03:13 PM about the 1999 Toyota 4Runner 4 Dr Limited 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

and where is the unlock switch

1 Answer

148,575

Look on the console next to the shifter, you should see a square plug. Use a small flat screwdriver and pop that off. Then stick either the screwdriver or even you finger in there and push the lever. Hold and put shifter in N. Then to fix it, check your brake light fuse.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • how do I replace the door lock on my back tailgate? 1 answer

    When I tried to unlock it, I pushed the lock inside the tailgate

    1999 Toyota 4Runner 4 Dr Limited 4WD SUV

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Steering column and ignition locked 5 answers

    The steering wheel column on my 2003 4Runner is locked. Neither the ignition key nor the steering wheel will turn. The car is parked on a slope with the front wheels angled into the curb, so the w...

    2003 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why does my truck lock up when i switch it to drive? 1 answer

    It only happens in the morning when im headed to work. I can reverse fine, it shifts fine, it sounds fine. I just replaced both front rotars, brakes and callipers thinking that was the problem but it ...

    2000 Toyota 4Runner Limited

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • door 3 answers

    the door on my 1988 4-runner will not close no matter what i do it is killing me because theres sooo much snow and it is just parked so i will probably need to replace the carpet and electrical.

    1988 Toyota 4Runner

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How do I turn off the beep when I unlock and lock my 2015 4Runner? 2 answers

    It drives me crazy to hear the beep when I lock and unlock the 4Runner! I've only found the solution for older models and trucks and they have been unsuccessful on the 2015 4Runner. Any help is mu...

    2015 Toyota 4Runner Trail Premium 4WD

    -

    General

Search Toyota 4Runner Questions

Toyota 4Runner Experts

#1 Kurt Burton
Kurt Burton
Reputation 1,140
#2 azurro
azurro
Reputation 640
#3 kbro
kbro
Reputation 600
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Tacoma
614 Great Deals out of 35,124 listings starting at $2,155
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
843 Great Deals out of 68,676 listings starting at $864
Used Toyota Tundra
582 Great Deals out of 30,721 listings starting at $2,637
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
775 Great Deals out of 28,451 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota RAV4
644 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Land Cruiser
21 Great Deals out of 1,249 listings starting at $2,995
Used Ford Explorer
936 Great Deals out of 73,994 listings starting at $750
Used Nissan Pathfinder
411 Great Deals out of 24,814 listings starting at $999
Used Ford F-150
2,700 Great Deals out of 212,349 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,094 Great Deals out of 96,265 listings starting at $1,250

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota 4Runner For Sale
4,493 listings starting at $32,875
2016 Toyota 4Runner For Sale
38 Great Deals out of 7,732 listings starting at $26,988
2015 Toyota 4Runner For Sale
51 Great Deals out of 1,340 listings starting at $21,995
2014 Toyota 4Runner For Sale
21 Great Deals out of 941 listings starting at $20,900
2013 Toyota 4Runner For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 742 listings starting at $18,995