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Steering wheel is locked and key will not turn. Played with…

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steering wheel is locked...

steering wheel is locked and key will not turn. Played with the steering wheel for some time still no luck.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you applied constant pressure to the steering wheel while turning the key in the ignition?

Yes

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

Positive battery cable very corroded. cleaned it horn works bur without being able to turn key cant check anything else. Year is 2004.

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

Just want to get it to a shop if it is not a quick fix. Would replacing the Positive battery terminal have any effect.

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

I think that is it.

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Nissan
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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago
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Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. does the key pull out?

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

just checking in to see how its going

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