|1.||Remove the center console.|
|2.||Remove the shift lock solenoid connector from the shift lever bracket base, then disconnect the connector.|
|3.||Connect the battery positive terminal to shift lock solenoid connector terminal No. 3, and connect the battery negative terminal to the terminal No. 4.|
NOTE: Do not connect the battery positive terminal to the terminal No. 4 or you will damage the diode inside the shift lock solenoid.
|4.||Check that the shift lever can be moved from the [P] position. Release the battery terminals from the shift lock solenoid connector. Move the shift lever back to the [P] position, and make sure it locks.|
|5.||5. Check that the shift lock releases when the shift lock release is pushed, and check that it locks when the shift lock release is released.|
|6.||If the shift lock solenoid works improperly, replace it.|