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Cut the truck off got back in and the wheel is locked &key want come out or turn

(1999 Chevrolet S10)
in Randleman, NC on December 06, 2014
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on December 06, 2014
Rock steering wheel left & right 'hard' while trying to turn key on....
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on December 06, 2014
Thanks but that didn't work.any other suggestions





on December 06, 2014
Remove all other keys etc from ignition key so it is in the lock cylinder by itself... Hit the key squarely with a rubber mallet a couple of times then try to turn... Don't haul off and knock the hell out of it but a pretty good little short strike should do... Keep trying that, have had some success with that trick!!!.. You might as well hit it cause otherwise the ignition lock is going to have to be replaced! Got nothing to loose.......but the bill for towing and repair!!! Post results.
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