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Someone tried to steal my car by twisting another key in it and now my key wont fit in the switch

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the key stripped or worn?

No it won't go in

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Fit?

2004 Lexus rx330

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

I bought a new lock cylinder but can't get the old one out

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

How do I get the old one out

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Lexus
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Lexus Mechanic: Merc320, Technician replied 11 months ago
Merc320
Merc320, Technician
Category: Lexus
Satisfied Customers: 358
Experience: City & guilds pt 1 & 2
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Hi my name is ***** ***** am here to assist you.

Unfortunatly you have to turn the key barrel to position one to release and remove.

As you cant get the key in you will have to drill the old barrel out.

I do hope they caught however done this to youre car.

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