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its happened a couple times in the past but never became a problem till today when i put it in park it sticks in the acc part and wont come out then i have to drive it for a second then it will come out..any ideas?
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its happened a couple times in the past but never became a problem till today when i put it in park it sticks in the acc part and wont come out then i have to drive it for a second then it will come out..any ideas?
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#09-02-35-005B: Ignition Key Difficult to Remove, Ignition Key Binds or Sticks in Cylinder (Replace Ignition Cylinder) - (Feb 4, 2010)


Subject: Ignition Key Difficult to Remove, Ignition Key Binds or Sticks in Cylinder (Replace Ignition Cylinder)


Models: 2008-2009 Cadillac CTS (Built Prior to VIN Breakpoint 90163371)

2005-2009 Chevrolet Cobalt (Built Prior to April 14, 2009)

2006-2010 Chevrolet HHR (Built Prior to February 1, 2010)

2007-2009 Chevrolet Equinox (Built Prior to July 200

2005-2006 Pontiac Pursuit (Canada Only)

2006-2009 Pontiac Solstice (Built Prior to April 14, 2009)

2007-2009 Pontiac G5 (Built Prior to April 14, 2009), Torrent (Built Prior to July 200

2006-2009 Saturn SKY (Built Prior to April 24, 2009)



Attention: This bulletin only applies to vehicle equipped with automatic transmission.



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This bulletin is being revised to update the build date and add the 2010 HHR. Please discard Corporate Bulletin Number 09-02-35-005A (Section 02 -- Steering).


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Condition
Some customers may comment that the ignition key is difficult to remove or that the key sticks or binds in the ignition cylinder.

Correction
A new ignition lock cylinder has been released to correct this concern. Replace the ignition lock cylinder following the Ignition Lock Cylinder Replacement procedure in SI. For ignition lock cylinder assembly and coding, use the instructions provided with the new cylinder.

Important: To properly seat the new ignition lock cylinder into the housing, the key must be inserted and turned to the RUN position.

Parts Information
Part Number
Description

20869121
Cylinder, Ignition Lock (Uncoded)


Warranty Information
For vehicles repaired under warranty, use:

Labor Operation
Description
Labor Time

E7200
Ignition Lock Cylinder Replacement
Use Published Labor Operation Time


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