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I tried to start my tacoma this morning but the key would not turn. I tried over and over with two different keys and neither worked. I also tried turning the wheel wile turning the key still no luck. My room mate had a key I had given him a wile back and his key worked this left me confused. Both of my doors also give me problems at times not wanting to open with my key's. I am afraid I will get stranded is the problem my key or the starter?

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It's a problem w/your key(s) make a copy of the one your roomate has. Sounds like yours are worn down

Posted on Jan 02, 2011

  • jeremy_hains Jan 02, 2011

    Even his key was not smooth when turning, I think it may give out soon as well. Should I take it to the dealership and have them make me a new one that works like new? Can they do that?

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    Mical Caterina Jan 02, 2011

    That's an option but I'm sure they try to sell you a new ignition switch (which is probably your best option) but you can probably find someone other that the dealer to do that. Dealers can get expensive on both parts



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