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Cost replace ignition switch

Key will not turn to start engine. Took it to repair shop and the cost the quoted seem very high.

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Do you have a second key? I had a similar problem (though with a Ford) when my key got worn down too far. I had a copy made from my wife's key, and it works fine.

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Well then that is what must be done.

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