My steering wheel is locked and My key wont turn in the ignition. I dont know what to do. My car is a 1999 pontiac grand prix

Asked by Nov 09, 2015 at 03:58 PM about the 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Is it by chance pushed up parked against a curb, pushing on a tire? If so, that pressure must be relieved then wiggle steering wheel and turn key

No it isnt

Im thinking maybe I need to replace the lock cylinder or ignition switch

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It's more likely an electrical problem at the base of the steering column. the wiring there can break down and cause that sort of problems. Unless you're knowledgeable about automotive electrical you probably need a shop to figure this one out for you.

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