2005 mercury mountaineer stuck in park

Asked by Aug 25, 2015 at 01:52 PM about the 2005 Mercury Mountaineer 4 Dr STD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It happens occasionally and freaks me out.  I cannot move the shifter out of park.

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Most common is the lock out solenoid getting loose connections or just plain going bad, it is under the console towards the dash on the left side of the shiftier.

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