i have a 1995 ford explorer. each time i get in it to start it and go it might let me shift out of park but next time it wont let me shift out of park. Next time it might. what needs to be replaced?

Asked by Jan 20, 2017 at 11:41 PM about the 1995 Ford Explorer 4 Dr XLT 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The Shift Interlock Solenoid/ Actuator is more than likely the problem, and possibly the brake light switch. Stepping on the brake releases the Shift Interlock so you can shift.

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