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Experience:  GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.
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My key is stuck in the ignition i managed to remove it twice

Customer Question

my key is stuck in the ignition i managed to remove it twice before my fiddling around with the gear unlock button on the gear but now it just wont work
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: its not the brake switch its the sensor in the gear shifter
JA: What is the model/year of your Pontiac?
Customer: 2009
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yesterday evening and today i just kept pressing the gear shift switch over and over until the key turned to the complete off position
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no thats about it
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Pontiac
Expert:  Ryan Schott replied 9 months ago.

can you send me your vin or the model so i can pull up a schematic?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Hi RyanActually I already managed to figure out the problem myself and fixed it as well. It was a problem in the shifter the shifter needle which would activate the release switch for the key was pushed in and I just had to push back in place and works like a charm now.Regards