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8 speed shifter handle sticking

Has anybody else had an issue with the shifter handle sticking? Sometimes it's a minor stick and sometimes I have to crank down on the handle to break it free causing me to go all the way to drive instead of reverse or vice versa. I took it to my dealer and the tech confirmed it was sticking and replaced the entire shifter module, for a couple days it was buttery smooth but now it's back again. Slightly less sticky but still sticks.

EDIT: I haven't spilled any liquids or anything like that, I don't eat or drink in my truck. 2015 GC Altitude

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Re: 8 speed shifter handle sticking

No I've never had this issue.
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I have a 2012 and I this happened to me yesterday trying to put it into drive It was like If I remote started it


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Re: 8 speed shifter handle sticking

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I have a 2012 and I this happened to me yesterday trying to put it into drive It was like If I remote started it


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Mine would eventually shift after playing with shifter. The dealer replaced the shifter assembly, which fixed it for about 2 weeks then it came back. I went back to dealership and they started to blame me that I was abusing the shifter, after "polite" arguing they took another look and said the shifter was fine and they couldn't find the issue and they were going to try and get a 2nd shifter approved by warranty dept. I went home and found the problem in 2 min, they plastic slide plates that move along with the shifter were sticking to each other! Called dealership back and they agreed to replace the trim plate that surrounds the shifter.


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Re: 8 speed shifter handle sticking

@doble if it happens again I'll check that out!




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