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Stering wheel locked and key will not turn

The problem is cause someone tried to steal the car and busted the ignition but the problem is not with starting the car I got that figured out but the wiring. Yes I had to hot wire the car but the sterring wheel is locked how can I get it unlocked so i can get it to the shop.

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On top of steering lock there are two bolts with the heads broken off... get a steal nail and hammer... dent the bolts with the nail and hammer... angle the nail so as when it is hit it will casue the bolts to turn and loosen. the bolts are not usually tight but space is limited so patience is the key. Using a good strong 4 inch nail helps.

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