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Key stuck in igntion 2005 five 4 cylinder

Key stuck in igntion

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  • mcgunner02 Feb 11, 2009

    Have the same problem occasionally. Am trying to pinpoint when it occurs, but have yet to isolate a set of circumstances that trigger the situation. Occasionally, I can not turn the ignition switch key to the final position so that it can be removed - then, after moving the shift lever and or steering wheel, it may finally move to the final position to remove the key.



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The key being stuck in the ignition is because the cars gears wont go into park all the way.. The shifter is the problem with this. You need to take it to a mechanic so they can take your actual shifter apart and fix the little button you press on the actual shifter. Sounds dumb, but thats what they did for me, and the key comes right out. Also, if you dont get it fixed soon, you will have some horrible times ahead of you .. See : Battery dying and Power steering Issues

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