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My ignition is locked...

My ignition is locked and wont turn and cant seem to figure out how to get it out

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?

I can turn the steering wheel and i have brand new keys made from a dealership

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

97 chevy cheyenne

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes I am. Ive tried putting the truck in neutral and move the steering wheel at the same time but it doesn't seem like it wants to move

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I can't think of anything right now

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Chevy
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Is it stuck in the LOCK position, the OFF position, or where? Can you remove the key?

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