why my trsmission locks in park and reverse

25

Asked by Nov 17, 2007 at 06:01 PM about the 2007 Kia Rondo EX V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

  Every so often my transmission locks in reverse and i can't put it into park until i use a screwdriver to override the lock

5 Answers

sounds like something broken in shifter,take to your mechanic.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
42,925

Your park interlock switch may be broken, the car may think that the brake is not on and won't let you shift.

40

The same thing is wrong here

40

So What do I do and how do I use the screwdriver

4 of 4 people found this helpful.

I need to know

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • gears locking in 2007 kia rondo 2 answers

    Locks in reverse and can't put into park. not all the time. Must use screwdriver to push lock override on console. Has anyone else this problem?

    2007 Kia Rondo EX V6

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Alternator 2 answers

    How do I replace alternator ? I looking for step by step instructions. Can't find a repair manual anywhere for my car?

    2009 Kia Rondo LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Forcing gear out of park without braking 2 answers

    So my brothers friend who doesn't know how to drive. Hopped in my driver seat and attempted to drive....by shifting out of park into reverse without pressing his foot on the brakes. Now when I att...

    2011 Kia Sorento EX V6

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My key wont turn in the ignition 36 answers

    I have an 07' kia optima. I put the key in the ignition to find that it wont turn. I even tried the shift lock to put it in neutral and it still wont turn. The brake is also locked and the steering w...

    2007 Kia Optima EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My 2003 Kia Spectra wont go in reverse because of the brakes why 1 answer

    2003 Kia Spectra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Rondo

Looking for a Used Rondo in your area?

CarGurus has 291 nationwide Rondo listings starting at $2,495.

ZIP:

Search Kia Rondo Questions

Kia Rondo Experts

#1 Jonnyb502
Jonnyb502
Reputation 90
#2 T_S_T
T_S_T
Reputation 80
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Kia Sportage
256 Great Deals out of 20,456 listings starting at $2,395
Used Kia Sorento
486 Great Deals out of 31,477 listings starting at $1,350
Used Kia Sedona
111 Great Deals out of 8,681 listings starting at $2,395
Used Mazda MAZDA5
33 Great Deals out of 1,382 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota RAV4
739 Great Deals out of 71,773 listings starting at $1,895
Used Honda CR-V
894 Great Deals out of 61,171 listings starting at $988
Used Honda Civic
657 Great Deals out of 88,604 listings starting at $995
Used Kia Rio
108 Great Deals out of 7,480 listings starting at $1,750
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
289 Great Deals out of 20,321 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Corolla
785 Great Deals out of 73,830 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Camry
1,002 Great Deals out of 90,919 listings starting at $650
Used Kia Spectra
906 listings starting at $1,890
Used Ford Escape
1,395 Great Deals out of 93,562 listings starting at $1,250
Used Toyota Sienna
242 Great Deals out of 29,678 listings starting at $289

Used Cars For Sale

2007 Kia Rondo EX V6 For Sale
36 listings starting at $2,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.