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Q: my key is stuck in the ignition and the srs light is on on 1996 Mercedes-Benz S420

the car wont start or the ignition wont release key
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you need :
1
Make sure the transmission is in park (for cars with automatic transmissions).

2
Set the parking brake to prevent the car from rolling farther against the curb.

3
Pull hard on the steering wheel while turning it in both directions. If this doesn't free the wheel, move on to step 4.

4
Release the parking brake and put the transmission in neutral. Let up on the foot pedal just enough to rock the car slightly.

5
Turn the steering wheel again. The key should turn now.
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