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I received this car 1998 E320 by default, meaning it once belonged to my husband, however I can't get the key to turn in the ignition can anyone help
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Welcome Young Lady, a bit of wriggling maybe, try both ways right side up and upside down, maybe a slight in and out just an Nnth outward If you can finally get it to work, it would be wise to get a new ignition lock tumbler all together.

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I received this car 1998 E320 by default, meaning it once belonged to my husband, however I can't get the key to turn in the ignition can anyone help
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