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Tool Hut, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chevy
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Ignition lock in my 1999 Chevrolet pickup is stuck in the

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Ignition lock in my 1999 Chevrolet pickup is stuck in the lock position I cannot turn it to unlock the steering wheel I have tried tapping on it to turn the key I tried turning the steering wheel hard to the left and she's going with K I use the air chisel on a low air vibrated loose this did not work either
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tool Hut replied 1 year ago.

Hi, My Name is***** have over 20 years experience repairing vehicles. I am a ASE Certified Master Auto Technician. I am confident we can resolve your problem together.Please remember I don't know your skill level. I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the vehicle. It may take a few back and forth replies to get to a satisfactory resolution.I also try to give all of the information you may need expecting a positive rating. If there is any reason I cannot get a positive rating please let me know.

Sounds like the ignition lock cylinder will require replacement. Do you have any tools or experience with steering column repair?