i have a 2003 kia optima lx 4 cylynder and my key broke off in the ignition i have been starting it with a screwdriver but now all of a sudden the screwdriver will turn it to the start position but it

Asked by Apr 13, 2014 at 09:37 PM about the 2003 Kia Optima LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

don't crank or even spring back ,go into neutral or nothing

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shavings entered the switch, should be replaced, you could try compressed air and light oil for a temporary fix

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