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Old 10-21-2004, 10:38 AM
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how hard is it to change the ignition switch

i dont know if this is whats wrong but i turn my key and its kind of hard to turn like it needs oiled but i dont know what will fix it .i tried new keys and that didnt do it do any ideas? tx brooklyn park mn
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Old 10-21-2004, 08:11 PM
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Ignition switch

I;m not sure if the truck is like my mustang but the ign. switch should have a little hole in it if you put the key in the switch and turn it to the on postion then put a paper clip in the hole and turn the key back the whole key assembly will pull out then you can oil it with a light oil such as oil for a fishing reel or sewing machine I hope this helps
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Old 10-22-2004, 12:21 PM
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what year is this truck? Is the switch in the column or the dash? The above description is correct for a column switch. Dash switch should unscrew from the back and after you unplug it, it slides out towards the seat. I'm not real sure without knowing the year.
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