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I think my car got steering wheel locked, It's keyless

Customer Question

I think my car got steering wheel locked
JA: Have you applied constant pressure to the steering wheel while turning the key in the ignition?
Customer: It's keyless remote
JA: What is the model/year of your VW?
Customer: 2015 mk7 gti
JA: Are you fixing your GTI yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: My self
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I didn't put the gear on p and I stop the engine so this happened
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: VW
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
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Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 7 months ago.

What does the vehicle do when you hit the kessy button on the console ??

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Trembles fast but fails to start the engine
Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 7 months ago.

When you turn the ignition to the on position does the steering wheel unlock ??

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No its a smartkey
Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 7 months ago.

The steerings supposed to unlock if the steering wheel is locked with a Kessy system which is what you have what does the dash show on the middle message part when you activate the push button ??