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The ignition key is stuck in my 2001 Toyota Corolla

I canot get the key out of the ignition. If I wiggle it log anough it may come out or I just leabe it in and lock the car with teh remote.

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The ignition on Toyota cars sometimes requires you to push the key down into the keyhole while turning it towards the 'LOCK' position.

If you have trouble moving it to this position, you can try turning the steering wheel at the same time, or jiggling the wheel left and right.

In case you are still unable to remove the key, you may have a defective ignition key cylinder, and this may need replacement.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Jun 29, 2009

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