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Can't get the key out of the ignition.

I suddenly can't get the key out of the ignition. Also happening at the same time is that I can move my shifter out of park and into any gear while stopped without pressing on the break or pressing the release button on the shifter.

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You probably need to figure out the problem with the shifter. It has to think it's securely in Park before it will release the key. Try shoving forward on the shift lever while it's in Park as you try to remove the key.

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