Tip & How-To about Saturn SL
I'm assuming you have a key.
If you do and you are unable to turn it, this is what is happening:
Your front wheels are slightly (or more) off center. They are trying to center themselves and in doing so are putting pressure on the lock plate which allows the key to turn.
Which ever way the front wheels are pointing, however slightly, turn the steering wheel further in the same direction and try the key while holding the wheel over.
Doing this takes the pressure off the lock plate and allows the cylinder to move.
If you don't have the key that's a whole different fix......
Posted by Justin... on
Feb 16, 2014 | 1999 Jeep Cherokee 4WD
Oct 02, 2009 | 2003 Ford Focus
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