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Key will not completely turn off the car or come out

My 2004 Jaguar S-type's key is stuck in the ignition, and will not completely turn the vehicle off. I tried restarting and truing off the engine, put the car into and out of gear, removing the key by force (ha), and compressing the break while turning the key. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!!!

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  • devspim Dec 25, 2008

    key is stuck in ignition

  • bertrunnels May 16, 2009

    I have the same prob with my 2005 jag, key stuck in ingnition and car will not turn off

  • Anonymous May 24, 2009

    Turning the key off......the car shuts down but it will not come off the accessory position to fully off. Switching the gear selector to drive then park then drive then park....."sometimes" will correct the problem. Usually "sometimes" parking the car in a spot by going in reverse will sometimes work better? It's progressivly getting worse meaning 15-20 minutes playing with the gear selector over and over and over will eventually allow the key to turn back past the accessory position to wich you can remove your key......?

    So flustrated! Lee



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U probally need to change the shift assmebly , i had a problem like this with my x-type , where as the key would not come out , it was because there is some kind of button down in the shifter that gets pressed when the car is pushed in park , so probaly something broke in ur shifter , and that button is not getttin pressed to release the key .

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