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
the contact wires under the driver side airbag may be stuck
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.
There should be a lock on the ignition a push button that you push and turn to remove the key
Pull on it, its just stuck.
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.
Use the opportunity to replace the ignition. Key needs to be in On position for removal.