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Key won't turn in the ignition, everything is locked

Customer Question

Key won't turn in the ignition, everything is locked up-steering wheel, can't get out of park.
JA: Have you applied constant pressure to the steering wheel while turning the key in the ignition?
Customer: no
JA: What is the model/year of your Subaru?
Customer: 2010, 25000 mi. Forester
JA: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, Jiggling the key, Using second key, Swearing.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Would a silicon spray or dry graphite be of any help?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Mike V. replied 8 months ago.

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Expert:  Mike V. replied 8 months ago.

Can you check and see if the brake lights are working?