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Can't get the the key to turn to lock so I can take the key…

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Can't get the the key to turn to lock so I can take the key out

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

I have 2 keys so am using the spare now. The steering wheel turns OK

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

2007 Jeep Liberty

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

The manual says maybe I am not getting it in park all the way.Checked to make sure and still can't 'get the key out

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

Just want to know if this is something I am doing wrong or need to go to a professional ?

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Jeep
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Jeep Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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Jeep Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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Are you able to turn the key and start the engine?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I can turn the key and start the car
Jeep Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 10 months ago

The most common issue with this symptom on your vehicle is the shifter cable out of adjustment at the shifter assembly.

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Jeep Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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