Ignition

Asked by Jan 10, 2016 at 06:28 PM about the 2001 Pontiac Sunfire

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The key will not go all the way in the ignition
therefore it will not turn or unlock the
steering will

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Try some powdered Graphite, you can buy it in a tube at your local auto parts store. If that doesn't work, time for a new lock cylinder.

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