Cant get out of park

Asked by Nov 22, 2015 at 11:03 PM about the 2012 Nissan Sentra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So when i put my car (2012 Nissan Sentra) i cant get get out of the park gear.
i hit the brakes like im going to change gears but it just wont budge into any
other gear

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If you are on an incline, the shift lever may lock up. Check your owners manual for a release mechanism. Or have someone push the car in the opposite direction of the incline and try to get it out of park. Hope this is helpful.

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