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My 2012 elantra’s steering wheel is locked and my key wont…

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Hello. My 2012 elantra’s...

Hello. My 2012 elantra’s steering wheel is locked and my key wont turn. What could be the problem and what do i do to fix it??

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you applied constant pressure to the steering wheel while turning the key in the ignition?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '12 Hyundai?

Its an elantra

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

I put my foot on the brake and tried to turn the steering wheel while turning the key but that didnt work

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

Thats it

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Hyundai
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Hyundai Mechanic: Shawn Few ,
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Hi , I see that your question has been sitting for a while and has not been answered ,I m sorry for your wait and I like to assist you on it , if you still have not had the issue resolved

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No i have not
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Hello? I’ve already paid $28 and i still havent gotten an answer
Hyundai Mechanic: Shawn Few ,
 replied 3 months ago

are the brake lights coming on when press brake ?

do you hear click from shifter when brakes applied ,we have shit interlock solenoid that release when brake pedal pressed ,we also have a brake light switch under pedal ?

Are you looking for the most possible causes or you are repairing it yourself .

Please Let Me Know

Thank You

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