U loosen up the selector linkage 4 the transmission so the key will return 2 center...
Sometimes... Or, the problem could be that the wheels are pushed up against something, preventing the steering wheel from unlocking. In this casem, you have to muscle the steering wheel to get the key out.
Or, the ignition switch itself, which has nylon gears that can strip and break, has gone bad. To replace it, the steering wheel and other pieces have to come off.
There is an access cover just under the ignition cylinder. Remove this to remove the stuck key.
If you are stuck, chance are you need to remove the passenger's side upper motor mount.
Well, it sounds like the chip that is in your key may have broke or got stuck on a part of the ignition. I had that problem. This happened not long after I had had to have the ignition replaced?!?
how to remove key stuck in ignition switch in Chevy colbalt
Trouble code P0742 means:Torque converter clutch circuit stuck on
remove battery cable
You'll have to pull the old one straight off the shaft. Try twisting it as you pull, they are usually stuck on there pretty good.
the contact wires under the driver side airbag may be stuck
There should be a lock on the ignition a push button that you push and turn to remove the key
To remove a key that is stuck in the ignition on a Peugeot 406 HDI, make sure that the car is in park. Then try to remove the key. If this does not work, spray the ignition mechanism with WD-40 after pulling out the key as far as possible. Then work the key in and out until it comes out.
Pull on it, its just stuck.
See You-Tube Video : http://youtu.be/lBNUuO4ldfI How to Remove a broken key from an Ignition. Using the Broken Key Extractor Kit from: www.WedgeCo.com
because someone was fiddling with the passenger climate control and now that baffle has stuck in the cold position . I had a 1997 buick lesabre which had the climate control functioning until a friend started adjusting it a few times then it became stuck in the cold position but only for the passenger side It is likely a mechanical bind in the baffle .
Key is stuck in ingnition
Use the opportunity to replace the ignition. Key needs to be in On position for removal.
You can't, you have to replace the ignition switch
Try to put your car on the parking breakes.
If the key is stuck in the ignition you will need to get it looked at by the dealer. One temporary solution is to pop off the cap next to the shifter console and you should be able to remove the key by sticking a pen in there.
is it a ford? push the key in further and then turn it
light a fire cracker and put it near the point of stuckness, you may need to buy a new ignition system but atleast the key will be out
The bolt is stuck and can't seem to come off.
Probably a stuck headlight relay. Bang on it and see if it releases.
put it into park, i made the same mistake and couldn't get it out for ages!
Cut them off- after 10 years it's time to replace
If your 300zx has no power to the entire car and the key is stuck in the ignition you have to press the emergency button located in the ignition. Simply remove the black piece from your ignition.(its a black cap)..and when removed you will see a small red button..if you see that push that and press the "push" black button, turn your key and pop it out.