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So you turn the key and it does nothing at all? Does the steering wheel light come up on the dash, yellow lit or red lit? Any warnings in the MFI?
REgarding the brake switch, does it shift out of park OK when pressing the brake, and not shift unless you press the brake?
And this has the key you insert into the dash, and press in, correct?
typically if the brake switch is keeping you from starting, it also will not light the brake lights or unlock the shifter. Is your PRNDL display in the dash showing that you are in Park? Sometimes an issue with the shifter handle keeps it from locking into P properly until you bump it forward again, you could also try shifting it into Neutral and see if this makes any difference.
If the steering wheel light come on yellow it is OK, if it is red the steering column immobilizer module is blocking starting.