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07 Suzuki Forenza steering wheel is locked.

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My sterring wheel is locked on a 07 Suzuki Forenza. We have tried turing it to the left and righ real hard, but it is still locked. Short of having it towed to a dealer,then paying labor and parts to them I am at a loss.Any recommendations?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Daryl replied 7 years ago.

Does the key turn?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
no the key does not turn
Expert:  Daryl replied 7 years ago.


Since the key will not turn the key tumbler is bad, I have had luck with tapping on the end of the key with a small hammer to get it to turn, but the key tumbler will need to be replaced.

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
My car is stuck at my job, I will have to wait until tomorrow to see if this works. But thank you for your help.
Expert:  Daryl replied 7 years ago.