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2009 Equinox, stuck in park, key won't come out, car won't…

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2009 Equinox, stuck in...

2009 Equinox, stuck in park, key won't come out, car won't start, so sound of starting

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

Steering wheel does turn, It's not locked

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

Key should be fine

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

It won't go to "off" position, only to start and accessory

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Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 6 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 6 months ago

i am sorry your having this problem

these issues always come down too a dead or weak battery

the ignition needs good battery voltage to release the key

with it not coming out and it dead replacing the battery should fix this issue

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