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1992 Chevy s10 wont shut off

Hi, I have a 1992 Chevy s10 truck and the problem is that it wont shut off. The key locks up and it wont turn to the off position. Before it does this while I am driving the brake light comes on and the service vehicle light, the speedomitor stops working as well. The only way to shut it off is to stall it then bang on the steering column, and try to keep jiggling the key. I also had a new key made and it worked a few times then the problem started up again. The locking mechanism that you push to turn it off by the key freezes as well, and the steering wheel. Is there any way to fix this?

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If it was me i would go to a good salvage yard and see if they have one the same color as my and then take it to a locksmith and have my new steering wheel rekey to work with my key i have now and if you have a hard time finding one here is a place that sells only GM-parts Schram auto & truck parts number is 1800-292-1032

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