Problem with gear shift problem on Rover 620 Automatic
1996 Rover 600 620 Automatic

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Geoffrey Davey
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Aug 4, 2021 (1 month ago)
Gearshift poblem when leaving in the Parking or Neutrol position during day or overnight . It seem to lock itself in position
When starting car find it difficult to move gearshift into gear . Can only do it by using a great deal of force .
Sometimes however the problem does'nt occur and can shift into gear without any problem .
Any help on this problem greatly appreciated .
Car: Rover 600
Variant: 620 Automatic
Model Year: 1996
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
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whittingehame
Legend
21,029 points

Aug 4, 2021 (1 month ago)
Not really familiar with the set up on that car but I would think you will have to check out the gear selector mechanism / cable . Also if it has an ihibitor switch at
gear selector , check the solenoid and wiring in case it is locking the selector
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