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I just got done pumping gas, but for the first couple

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Hi I just got done pumping gas, but for the first couple seconds I accidentally left the key in. Now my 2011 outbsck won't start. The key turns but the engine doesn't rev. And I can't get the key out. I have somewhere to be what do I do

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?

The wheel turns yes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model of your car?

2011 outback

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

Can I call yoy

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

No thanks

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Let's try a reset to see if that helps. Remove both battery cables, hold them together for one minute, then 5 minutes later reconnect them to the battery. Start the vehicle and let me know if any issues remain.

Now that I have posted a partial or complete answer, you will see you can rate me. The deposit you have already paid is not transferred to me until you rate me. I would like to receive nothing less than 5-star excellent ratings. So if we are not there yet, please reply and let me help more. If you're not pleased, let me know because rating bad does not result in a refund, there are better options. Rating now will not close this post nor prevent replying. Thanks Chris

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