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Yellow key light is on & the car won't start. Upper left on

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Yellow key light is on & the car won't start.
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: Upper left on dash by other gauges
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 2009 Altima
JA: Are you fixing your Altima yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Noyhing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Have been reading all kinds of posts about the steering lock malfunction on the 2009 Nissan Altima 250LZ. The yellow key light is on & I changed my batteries in the fobs won't start. Also tried inserting the gob to the left of the wheel still won't start. Looks as if this is s costly repair & Nissan doesn't have the parts. Help
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jay replied 7 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** thank you for your question.

Can you tell me if your steering wheel is locked? Meaning can you turn it? It may require some force, but let me know..