2002 Dakota - cannot shift out of Park in cold weather

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Don Eppley

Johnstown, PA

#1 Jan 15, 2010
My 2002 Dakota will not shift out of Park in cold weather. When the weather warms above freezing, then I can shift out of Park into gear. Is this an electrical problem with the safety mechanism that is disengaged when the brake pedal is pushed?

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