Hi I bought a 1998 dodge stratus 4 cylinder 4door car a year ago had 2 replace ignition switch a month after buying, friend put in. Well its messing up again won't let me turn off key stays stuck

Asked by Nov 24, 2015 at 08:16 PM about the 1998 Dodge Stratus 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Like I said it stays stuck with
dashlights on wont go back any
further. Sometimes I can wiggle it
and it will finally turn off all the way
and key slips out then other times I
have to leaving it sitting for 10-30
min or better also have had a hard
time getting it to crank full pump is
fine mechanic said also full injector
pls help me figure out what's wrong
thank u

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Sounds like you need your friend to replace the ignition lock cylinder this time and maybe the ignition switch as well if it got worn.

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