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Worn lock cylinders hanging up are common in all GM's. Sometimes (if you're lucky) you can get it to work by having a new key cut at the dealer using the key code for your car. This way, you have only a worn cylinder and not a worn key and cylinder. This does not allways work, but it is worth the gamble. If a new key does not make it work, you will have to replace the lock cylinder. GM ( or AC Delco) lock cylinder kits come with an assortment of tumblers so they can be coded to fit your new key, so the new key idea is not a waste of money and effort.

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Check that shifter is in park or neutral, or can also be steering wheel is holding pin tight, pull up and down on wheel when turning key

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