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Key sticks in ignition and won't turn

It is getting progressively worse and the key appears as though it is losing its form

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    yadayada Jul 07, 2010

    pray tell what are you talking about here??

  • mrondot Jul 07, 2010

    key inserts fine. won't allow me to turn it without jiggling it and tempting to turn it on multiple times. It almost feels like it doesn't fit anymore


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Here is what u need to do, go to a local locksmith, hardware store or auto parts store and buy a tube of powdered Graphite lock cylinder lube, spray a little into the ignition lock cylinder and insert the key a few time, apply again and this should cure the problem, if it doesn't u will need to have the igntion lock cylinder replaced, do not use anything other then lock cylinder dry lubricant, WD40 or other oily lubes will make matter worse in the ong run.

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