Shift Lever Override

If a malfunction occurs and the shift lever cannot be moved out of the PARK position, you can use the following procedure to temporarily move the shift lever:

1. Firmly apply the parking brake.

2. Remove the shift lever override access cover located near the top right of the shift lever in the instrument panel.

Shift Lever Override Access Cover
Shift Lever Override Access Cover

3. Turn the ignition switch to the ON/RUN position without starting the engine.

4. Press and maintain firm pressure on the brake pedal.

5. Using a small screwdriver or similar small, push and hold the override release lever forward.

6. Move the shift lever to the NEUTRAL position.

7. The vehicle may then be started in NEUTRAL.

8. Reinstall the shift lever override access cover.

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