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Won't go into park

1997 Toyota Camry will not go into park unless I manually go under the hood and push the lever down. Whats wrong and how can it be fixed?
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Check the shifter and shifter cable that goes from the center console to the neutral safety switch (NSS).

Check the neutral safety switch for binding.

Check the manual valve the NSS sits on (the shaft the NSS rotates).

See where the problem is.
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What does the neutral safety switch for a 2001 Camry do?
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What does the neutral safety switch for a 2001 Camry do?
It allows the car to start in Park or Neutral only.

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