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The key for my 2004 Honda Accord is stuck in my ignition. I…

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The key for my 2004 Honda Accord is stuck in my ignition. I can’t turn my car into the off position while in park.

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

The key is perfectly fine. I can only turn my wheel while the car starts up.

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

Yes I am. I’ve tried starting the car to adjust the wheel position and putting the car into a different gear and back into park. Nothing has worked so far.

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

My car also has 260,000+ miles.

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Honda
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Are you able to turn the key to the position before off which shuts the engine off?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I am. That’s the position that I’m currently in right now.
Mechanic for Honda: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 5 months ago

If you disconnect the negative battery cable, are you able to turn the key off?

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Mechanic for Honda: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 5 months ago

Glad you got it resolved.

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