This morning I went out to start GiGi and she started right up.  Went to put her in gear and the shifter would not move.  Came to this sight and looked up lubing the actuator, reviewed the film then went out and performed the task.  GiGi is up and running again.  Thanks for the great tech support.


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Hi! I have a simular problem with my shifter. This has just started and does not happen everytime but my shifter will not go into park but moves easily to other gears. Where do I find film on lubing the actuator? Thanks for any info .

You rap tape around the shifter shaft then  with a pair of pliers turn 1/4 turn counter clockwise.  Then just pull up shifter knob and spray lube into shaft.  replace knob turn shaft 1/4 turn clockwise to lock.  I found the film on smartcarofamerica forum.  Under technical.

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