When I park on an incline, I am unable to shift gears.Please help!

Asked by Aug 26, 2015 at 02:51 PM about the 2001 Jaguar S-TYPE 3.0

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If parked on an incline in my 2001 S series Jaguar, when I restart, I am unable to
shift gears. Please help!

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there is a load on the transmission i would say..but when you push in the clutch and roll back a few inches you still have a problem?? is the clutck peddal /system bleed and workig ok?

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That's called "winding up" the shifter. Do this, put it in park, set the parking (emergency) brake, THEN take your foot off the regular brake pedal (in that order). If it's a stick, same deal. Set the parking brake before removing your foot from the regular brake pedal. HTH. - Jim

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