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I have a 2004 Lexus 470. Yesterday the key would not enter

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Hi. I have a 2004...
Hi. I have a 2004 Lexus 470. Yesterday the key would not enter the driver's door all of the way. I can unlock all doors from the back tailgate. How do I fix this problem
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Lexus Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago
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have you tried any lubricant in the key slot?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No.
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It locks from inside without any problem
Lexus Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

the lock cylinder is likely seized .you can try to lubricate it but it will likely require replacement..

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
you want me to try that I was afraid of that. Ok. Thank you
Lexus Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

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