Sitting in Tahoe, key will turn back, and forward to on, ...


Sitting in Tahoe, key will turn back, and forward to on, but is locked from continuing forward to start. Steering wheel is unlocked...help? Mechanic's Assistant: Is the Chevrolet in "Park" or "Neutral?" Do you know if your...

Sitting in Tahoe, key will turn back, and forward to on, but is locked from continuing forward to start. Steering wheel is unlocked...help? Mechanic's Assistant: Is the Chevrolet in "Park" or "Neutral?" Do you know if your Chevrolet has a "wheel lock" feature? In park, wheel unlocked Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Tahoe? 2000 ls Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Tahoe yourself? What have you tried so far? Sitting in a parking lot

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I have a locksmith coming, seems like the cylinder is jammed. Can't turn the key to start. Steering wheel is unlocked, but still no joy..
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I suspect your ignition cylinder has failed internally. This is the typical failure when the cylinder goes bad.

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