A/T Shift Lever Removal

NOTE: The illustration shows the LHD model; RHD model is similar.

1.Remove the center console.

2.Shift the shift lever into the R position.

3.Pry the socket holder lock (A) up with a screwdriver.


4.Remove the nut securing the shift cable end.


5.Rotate the socket holder retainer (A) counterclockwise, push it against the socket holder bracket (B), then slide the socket holder to remove the shift cable (C) from the bracket.


6.Disconnect shift lock solenoid connector (A) and park pin switch/A/T gear position indicator panel light connector (B).


7.Remove the shift lever assembly.