Re: Paralyzed Push Buttons
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Re: Paralyzed Push Buttons



I had a similar experience with a younger fellow who had to drive a PB Mopar to road test it for state safety inspection. He had no idea what to do when he sat in the Mopar. LOL

That unfamiliarity may change as some of the new cars e.g., Lincoln, now offer pushbutton transmissions. 

Fiat-Chrysler blew it big time by putting a rotary dial transmission shifter in the new 200 instead of reviving the Chrysler pushbutton transmission heritage.

Thanks,
Gary H. 

>  -------Original Message-------
 
>  Even with the finicky adjustment you gotta love these pushbuttons.  I took
>  my 63 to a glass shop to have a new windshield installed I was going to
>  leave it for the day.  I pulled it in to the service bay and asked if
>  anyone new how to operate a pushbutton transmission so they could move it
>  when they were done.  None of the guys working there were more than 35 - 40
>  years old and they all just kind of looked at each other.  So I started to
>  explain and the mgr. said "that's OK we'll just leave it here till you come
>  back".  Loved it.
>  
>  
>  Paul L. 

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