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House key slipped down into the centre consol by the gear shift. Have removed all the screws (8) and it still is held at the back.

The four screws I removed were two from each side and four from inside the larger compartment.

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On most GM consoles, you unscrew the compartment door and it should lift out to see what is holding it. Or there is an ashtray or cupholder in the back. There could be a screw under it. Or, if all the screws are out, lift front a bit then pull back. Do not forget the shifter knob.

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have to shift out of park engine off key on and their will be a pin or screw on the front side of gear shifter

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