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Honda 2003 has a ignition problem

Anyone out there to assist me ,my kids has inserted a wrong key into the ignition system now i'm using the right key yet it has refused to start can anyone tell me wot to do

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  • Anonymous Sep 04, 2008

    We have the same problem. It started with one key having problems with the drivers door, but eventually progressed to both keys and the ignition switch. We have to jiggle them for a while before they engage the switch, but when they do, they go in with little resistance. The odd thing is that when you get them just right, they go in like new. They work fine in the passenger door and the rear lift gate. I tried applying some graphite lock lube, but it didn't help much.  

  • gforsburg Sep 12, 2008


    We have the same problem. It started with one key having problems with the passenger door, but eventually progressed to both keys and the ignition switch. We have to jiggle them for a while before they engage the switch, but when they do, they go in with little resistance. The odd thing is that when you get them just right, they go in like new. They work fine in the drivers door and the rear lift gate. I tried applying some graphite lock lube, but it didn't help.

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We have the same problem. It started with one key having problems with the drivers door, but eventually progressed to both keys and the ignition switch. We have to jiggle them for a while before they engage the switch, but when they do, they go in with little resistance. The odd thing is that when you get them just right, they go in like new. They work fine in the passenger door and the rear lift gate. I tried applying some graphite lock lube, but it didn't help much.  

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