Nissan Note does not shift from park to drive

A common problem on all Nissans — not removed from the Parking . We have to repair a Nissan Note, the automatic transmission lever can be switched only by pressing the Shift Lock Release button.

Shift lock release — what is this button for

Shift lock release-a button that allows you to switch the automatic transmission lever when for some reason you can not switch it, for example, when the battery is discharged, or as in this Nissan due to a malfunction of the locking mechanism.

In our case, the microswitch of the automatic transmission locking mechanism is faulty. Its repair is simple and does not take much time.


Disassemble the microswitch and clean the burnt contacts.

After that, we collect everything in the reverse sequence, everything works as expected.