What happens when the shifter cable breaks?
Besides, how do I know if my shifter cable is bad?
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Shift Selector Cable
- Indicator doesn't match the gear. If the shift selector cable is going bad, the indicator light or cable will not match the gear you are in.
- Vehicle will not turn off.
- Vehicle starts in another gear.
- Vehicle will not go into gear.
Secondly, what is a transmission shift cable fracture? Your vehicle has a condition in which the transmission shift cable may fracture at any time. When the fracture occurs, the driver may not be able to select a different gear, remove the key from the ignition or place the transmission in park.
Besides, how much does it cost to replace a shifter cable?
The average cost for an automatic trans shift cable replacement is between $253 and $290. Labor costs are estimated between $136 and $173 while parts are priced at $117. Estimate does not include taxes and fees. When would you like to drop off your car?
Where is the shifter linkage located?
The shift linkage is located in the transmission tunnel of the vehicle and with exception of the shift knob, is accessed from underneath the vehicle. Because the linkage is located above the transmission there is very little space available to access the upper retaining pin.