GM Astro/Safari 1985-1996 Repair Guide

Back-up Light Switch


On 1985-95 vehicles covered by this guide, the Back-Up Light Switch and is mounted to the steering column. For replacement or adjustment, please refer to the Back-Up Light Switch, Removal and Installation procedures in Chassis Electrical of this guide.

In 1996, the back-up light and neutral safety switch assembly was relocated to the side of the transmission assembly. This change corresponds to the change made that year from shift linkage to a shift cable. For replacement and adjustment procedures, please refer to the neutral safety switch information found earlier in this section.