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I'm ***** *****. I accidentally stuck the key to my Taurus into my Five Hundred ignition. Now the security light blinks every 2 seconds and the key will not turn at all. I'm stuck in a gas station

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You may not be able to address this where your at. The theft system prevents starting, not the ability to turn the key. Using the wrong key possibly damaged the lock cylinder tumblers. insert the correct key by lightly taping and wiggling it as well do the same while trying to turn the key. If it still will not turn then the cylinder lock will have to be drilled out and replacement built to match your key code so the original keys will work and still be compatible with the theft system.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The car was running before I got your response. Thanks anyway
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

Glad you got it resolved.

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

Hello again Chris here,

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It wasn't my car, but I think that ignition switch is going bad
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

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