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Removing the ignition key

When we put the car in park,most times we have wait about 2 minutes to get the key out of the ignition.have to wait and hear a click from the column.

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  • Michael Aug 03, 2008

    about a year ago i had the same problem with my key, initially only one of the keys would do this and a week later the second. I have just addopted using a pen to stick up the hole any time i want to shut my car off. however i would love to know what the exact problem is and just how to fix it?

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Caveman,
I had the same problem going on for quite a while. The Solution is somewhat simple. First, when the key gets stuck, put the wheel up (tilt control), Feel around on the bottom side of the steering column, there is a small rectangular hole that you can put a finger in, it is right under the ignition. Inside there, there is a small button/lever that you can push up on. This will allow the key to be removed.

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