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Key stuck in ignition, no electrical power. I have a 2005 Volvo S40. When I put the key in the ignition I was able to turn it past 0, but upon doing that all power was lost and I was unable to return the key back to the 0 position and the automatic shifter locked in the park position. I have tried moving the steering wheel to all positions and also tried to jump start the vehicle. I am at a loss for what to do and there is no local dealership for me to consult with.

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This is the problem with the ignition switch.
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SOURCE: 2005 volvo s80 key stuck in ignition. Car will Start and drive well but when I try to get key out of ignition it will not come out. It will not go to position 0. I have to fiddle with it about 5 min

could be key is wore in need of replacement or release in key switch not working....hope this helps and Please rate my post

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