Neutral start

Asked by Nov 10, 2016 at 08:36 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Suburban C1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have to start my truck in neutral in order to put it
in drive and reverse if I start my truck and Park it
will not go into drive what could be the problem

3 Answers


I think your neutral safety switch needs adjusting.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Sounds like the park lock solenoid isn't working. It should be mounted on the top of the lower steering column, if column shift. Or inside of the center console, if floor shift. HTH. -Jim

Im having the same problem

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