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Shifter has trouble going into park
#769679 January 15th 2021 1:14 am
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Hi everyone, I'm have trouble getting my 76 B100 into park, I have to try multiple times to get it to stick. Anyone know the part that would cause this to happen?

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Rancho_Deluxe #769985 January 21st 2021 5:44 pm
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No one knows?

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Rancho_Deluxe #770286 January 28th 2021 5:38 am
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Adjust your linkage

Disclaimer: chock your wheels first!

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Rancho_Deluxe #770566 February 01st 2021 4:31 am
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Look up under the floor, beneath where the driver seat is. There's a stirrup-like assembly in the linkage. Be certain that the press-fit Nylon pivots at either end of it are actually seated fully in their mounting holes. If they pop out, the linkage will still move, but become sloppy, leading to such problems as what you're experiencing. I'd always check that area prior to attempting to adjust the linkage at the transmission.


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Ram4ever #770703 February 04th 2021 11:32 pm
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Originally Posted by Ram4ever
Look up under the floor, beneath where the driver seat is. There's a stirrup-like assembly in the linkage. Be certain that the press-fit Nylon pivots at either end of it are actually seated fully in their mounting holes. If they pop out, the linkage will still move, but become sloppy, leading to such problems as what you're experiencing. I'd always check that area prior to attempting to adjust the linkage at the transmission.
Thanks so much Ram4ever! That turns out to be the problem


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