Key May Not Start Car or Release From Ignition on Chrysler Voyager

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Intermittently, the key may not start the car or release from the ignition. If it is excessively worn, replace the key. If the new key doesn't work, replacing the lock cylinder including tumblers should correct this concern.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 136,333 (60,000–200,000)
4 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
11 people reported this problem
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I am also unable to turn the ignition at all.
Ignition key will not turn to start van. No matter how many times I removed and replaced the key. I sprayed some graffite into cylinder and after five more minutes of attacking the cylinder with the key it finally turned and started.
I don't get no ignition on my panel. My speedamspeedometer n feul n temperature gauges don't work.
ignition key wouldn't turn until I read on here about lube in the ignition and hitting the key with a mallet.first time didn't work then I did it again and WALLA......THANK YOU!!!
Key will not torn to start until it is jamed into the switch or tapped
Ignition would not turn. Called locksmith he cleaned the internal parts $100.00