i drove up to a jobsite and put my '05 bighorn cummins
http://inlinediesel.com/trucks/3gen/1/index.html into park. i sat there for
a second finishing some paperwork and got out to walk inside leaving the
truck running so that it would be cool inside when i got done. as soon as i
slammed the door shut the truck took off in reverse headed for the highway.
i was finally able to run it down and get in to hit the brake. i cant quite
figure out what happened and since i had sat stopped for several minutes
before exiting i can only conclude that it jumped put of park somehow.
anybody ever had this happen? several times ive had a little trouble
getting it into gear but dismissed it as being tight because its new.
Other people have had this problem. NHTSA was tracking it for a while...
see their site:
Action number PE04039
Also read about it on DTR:
I'd take it back to the dealer, explain what happened, and have them adjust
the shift linkage. If they claim ignorancce of the problem, show them the
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