Tercel 1995-1996

Park/Neutral Switch

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Removal & Installation



  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable to the battery. On vehicles equipped with an air bag, wait at least 90 seconds before proceeding.
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  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  5. Apply the parking brake fully and block the rear wheels.
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  7. Remove the clip holding the control cable to the bracket.
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  9. Remove the locknut and disconnect the control cable from the manual shift lever.
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  11. Remove the nut, washer and the manual shift lever from the manual valve shaft.
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  13. Disconnect the electrical connector from the park/neutral position switch.
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  15. Using a screwdriver, bend the lock washer back away from the nut.
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  17. Remove the nut, lock washer and packing from the park/neutral switch.
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  19. Remove the two (2) bolts and the park/neutral position switch.
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To install:

  1. Install the park/neutral position switch to the manual valve shaft.
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  3. Install the packing, lock washer and nut. Tighten the nut to 61 inch lbs. (7 Nm).
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  5. Install the manual shift lever but do not install the nut at this time.
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  7. Turn the manual shift lever clockwise until it stops, then turn it counterclockwise three (3) notches.
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  9. Remove the manual shift lever and align the groove and neutral base line on the park/neutral switch.
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  11. After the neutral base line is aligned, install the two (2) park/neutral switch bolts and torque the bolts to 48 inch lbs. (5 Nm).
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  13. Using a screwdriver, bend the lock washer over the nut to secure the nut holding the park/neutral switch.
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  15. Install the manual shift lever with washer and nut.
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  17. Install the control cable to the manual shift lever and install the nut.
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  19. Install the control cable to the bracket by installing the clip.
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  21. Connect the electrical connector to the park/neutral switch.
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  23. Lower the vehicle and check the vehicles shifting positions.
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  25. Connect the negative battery cable to the battery.
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