Originally Posted by 2GPP
Hi - I am pretty sure if you push the key in and then hit the start button without putting your foot on the brake pedal it will go to the next ingnition II without starting the engine and let you go to neutral.
Yes, thanks, for the record that does the trick - by pushing the Start button without your foot on the brake, it turns the ignition on. Then, having let go of the Start button, you can put your foot on the brake and shift into N without the engine running.
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