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try turning your steering wheel side to side slowly as your turning key to unlock steering... it's a theftdeterrent

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Q: Why won't the key turn on my 04 jeep Cherokee?
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I'm not sure but try this, turn the key with one hand (gently) while with the other hand try (hard) to turn the steering wheel one way then the other.