Gearbox

Gear selector inhibitor

Updated 7/23/2018

There are two different types of gear selector inhibitor - mechanical and automatic.

Mechanical gear selector inhibitor

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The gear selector can be moved forward and back freely between N and D. Other positions are locked with a latch that is released with the inhibitor button on the gear selector.

With the inhibitor button depressed the lever can be moved forwards or backwards between P, R, N and D.

Automatic gear selector inhibitor

The automatic gearbox has special safety systems:

Parking position (P)

Stationary car with engine running:

  • Keep your foot on the brake pedal when moving the gear selector to another position.

Electric gear inhibitor – Shiftlock Parking position (P)

In order to be able to move the gear selector from P to other gear positions, the brake pedal must be depressed and the key position must be II.

Shiftlock – Neutral (N)

If the gear selector is in N position and the car has been stationary for at least 3 seconds (irrespective of whether the engine is running) then the gear selector is locked.

In order to be able to move the gear selector from the N position to another gear position, the brake pedal must be depressed and the key position must be II.

Deactivate automatic gear selector inhibitor

P3-sv60/V60H Auto Gearshift Man Unlock

If the car cannot be driven, e.g. due to a flat starter battery, the gear selector must be moved from the P position so that the car can be moved.

Lift the rubber mat in the compartment behind the centre console and locate a holeThere may be 2 holes - one for the key blade and one that fixes the rubber mat. for the key blade in the bottom of the compartment.

Search for a spring-loaded button down in the hole with the key blade; depress the button with the blade and hold.

Move the gear selector from the P position and pull up the key blade.

Set the rubber mat back in place.


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