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How do you replace the ignition switch for a 1981 Chevy pickup?


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2011-09-12 21:00:02
2011-09-12 21:00:02

You have to remove the steering wheele to access a Phillips head screww holding the key switch in place. It has a rack and pinon gear on the end which pushes a rod down when the ignition is turned. you have to get this realigned properly to atart the vehicle. So take your time and don't force it.


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