1996 Toyota Corolla Q&A
1996 Toyota Corolla Question: 1996 Toyota Corolla key won't turn
I put my key in the ignition and turn it and I can only get it about half-way to the "accessories" position. The "door open" warning then beeps. And I know my steering wheel is not locked. I can't even get my car into a shop. What do I do? Do you know how I can at least hot-wire it so I can take it into a shop? - monotreme
Your ignition key cylinder is worn out. You need to get a new one and replace it. Just happened to me. Cost me under $40 and a meal for my big brother to thank him. - Visitor
I tried to start my car last night and when I turn the key in the ignition, the key physically won't go past ACC and I do get electricity in that mode. Also, my breaks didn't have much air pressure...
If the engine will not crank over, the most common problem is the starter. These will tend to go out at about 100,00-125,000 miles. Sometimes it is only the starter solenoid, but often the comple...