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The ignition is stuck on the ON position on my '91 firebird. The key will not turn forward or backward but the key is able to be pulled out. Need help please!

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  • brewer_x Apr 25, 2010

    It does have a driver side air bag, so what do I do then?

  • brewer_x Apr 25, 2010

    Thanks for your help

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Does it have air bags? If not remove horn cover, you need replace the key tumbler, with key in ignition you should see a small tab ( metal) button that you need to push in and at the same time kinda turn the key just slightly and pull out. have new ingnition tumbler with you and install is basically the reverse.



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  • stepmckirgan Apr 25, 2010

    Personally l'd let a reliable garage do this repai for you, l'm a heavy duty mechanic and don't deal with airbags in trucks at all. just safe cuz thee's procedures to follow cuz static electricity can set these things off. Sorry l wasn't more helpful. Good luck.

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