Jeep Wrangler/YJ 1987-1995 Repair Guide

Neutral Safety/Back-up Light Switch

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Park/neutral position switch and manual lever

The switch is mounted in the transmission and has no direct adjustment. Proper operation is determined by correct shift linkage adjustment.

  1. Raise and support the front end on jackstands.
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  3. Place a drain pan under the switch.
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  5. Unscrew the switch from the transmission.
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  7. Replace the switch, using a new seal. Tighten the switch to 24 ft. lbs. (33 Nm).
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  9. Refill the transmission.
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