Having problems with your 2002 Pontiac Sunfire ?

Ignition wont turn with key in it

\015 Couldnt find my keys so i tried to use someones homemade auto jiggler key to start it, didnt work, i found my keys later. now when i put my key in the ignition it will not turn?? why is my key no longer working, and how do i fix this problem??\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 10-12-2018

Answers :

The tumblers inside your lock are probably bent.
If you can get the barrel out you may be able to straighten them out. But there are lots of tiny parts in there. You will need to find specific instructions for your model but from the ones I have seen in the past you need to be able to turn the key at least part way and then insert a pin in a hole that is normally hidden by the plastic covers around your steering column.

My guess is you are approaching lock smith stage.

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