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Hi. My key is...

Hi. My key is only going halfway into the ignition so i cant turn it

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with a Kia. The Kia Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.

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I have to leave for work and cant get key in

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No problems, just the key

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Kia
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