What is a neutral safety switch?

Answer The neutral safety switch prevents the car from starting in any gear except neutral or park. This is a safety measure to keep the vehicle from moving before the driver is ready.FunctionThe neutral ... Read More »

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What is a safety neutral switch?

Without exception, all new vehicles sold in America today have neutral safety switches, sometimes called a safety neutral switch. These small but important devices have prevented countess dollars ... Read More »

How Do You Bypass the Neutral Safety Switch on a 97 F-350?

Your 1997 Ford 350, or F-350 pickup truck came with a number of different safety features. One safety feature that was included with your truck, was the neutral safety switch. The neutral safety sw... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Neutral Safety Switch?

Very few things are more frustrating than a car that won't start. Frustration may be compounded if the car was running fine when it was parked. Now, though, when it is time to go, turning the key t... Read More »

How to Replace a Neutral Safety Switch?

In the early to mid 1980s car manufacturers began installing a safety device in all vehicles called a neutral safety switch, which prevents you from starting your vehicle in any gear except for par... Read More »