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post #1 of 4 Old 05-23-2019, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
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ignition key cylinder

got a j10 1979. when to start it and the key kept on going and now the key cylinder is locked forward. The key comes out but the cylinder is stuck past where the starter would be engaged. Any one replaced the cylinder?? looks like i got to pull the steering wheel ...xxxx

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post #2 of 4 Old 05-23-2019, 06:57 PM
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Lots of people have replaced the cylinder.

Google "Saginaw ignition cylinder" and you'll find all kinds of info to get it done. It's a GM column used in countless thousands of vehicles through the years.
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post #3 of 4 Old 05-24-2019, 09:14 AM Thread Starter
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thanks for the search tip. I have the clip in kind. Wasnt to bad taking out. Now I got to put a new one back in and start it. The hardest part was finding where that clip was to push in.
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post #4 of 4 Old 05-24-2019, 05:56 PM Thread Starter
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went to put the new clylinder in and i think the problem is the steering wheel is locked up... i tried to shake it back and forth to move the key back but wont work..
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