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Key Stuck In Ignition


pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
150,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. use screw driver under steering wheet and release the key (1 reports)
2004 Pontiac Aztek accessories - interior problems

accessories - interior problem

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2004 Pontiac Aztek Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 112011

Aztek FWD

  • Automatic transmission
  • 150,000 miles


Someone posted this solution already,but I wanted to document my same problem. We have a 2004 Pontiac Aztek and the key gets stuck in the ignition. I looked on this web site and someone stated the solution vs. repairing it is to insert a screwdriver type object underneath the steering wheel and release the key. You have to pull off the round rubber cover over the small hole, insert the fat, (we use a squared off screwdriver) and turn the key and it releases. Works perfectly.

Thanks to the previous poster of this solution. I don't know how much it cost to repair but believe it is expensive.

- , Kansas City, MO, USA

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