Replace ignition key by 100,000 miles on Toyota MR2

By 100,000 miles the ignition key tends to wear out and should be replaced or it may not work as well in the door locks or ignition switch.
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Average mileage: 127,733 (100,200–149,000)
4 model years affected: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
9 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
1991 Toyota MR2149,000
My key was not turning, and all my spares did not work either. We changed the whole tumbler even though it was difficult and had to take off a lot of parts to remove the old one. The new one works great.
1991 Toyota MR2100,200
Replaced the ignition with a new ignition set with new keys
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