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CHEVROLET SILVERADO STEERING PROBLEM

2003 Chevrolet Silverado • 205,000 miles

HOW DO YOU REPLACE THE IGNITION LOCK AND KEY ON A 2003 SILVERODO 2500HD WITH A 8.1
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Mike1234567890
February 9, 2013.




Removal Procedure

1. Disable the supplemental inflatable restraint (SIR) system. Refer to ZONE 3 .
2. Remove the steering column trim covers. Refer to Steering Column Trim Covers Replacement.
3. Turn the ignition lock cylinder to the START position.
4. Using an awl, insert the tip into the access hole (1) of the ignition lock cylinder.
5. Push down and hold the lock cylinder retaining pin.

Fig. 44: Access Hole
Courtesy of GENERAL MOTORS CORP.

6. Release the lock cylinder to the RUN position.
7. Pull the lock cylinder away from the steering column.

Fig. 45: Releasing Lock Cylinder To Run Position
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Installation Procedure

1. Install the ignition lock cylinder into the steering column using the following procedure: 1.1. Align the positioning locking tab slot on the ignition lock cylinder case assembly to the positioning tab on the ignition lock cylinder.
1.2. Push the lock cylinder in until the locking tab locks in the ignition lock cylinder case assembly.
2. Install the steering column trim covers. Refer to Steering Column Trim Covers Replacement.
3. Enable the SIR system. Refer to ZONE 3 .
4. Perform the Passlock learn procedure. Refer to PROGRAMMING THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEM COMPONENTS .

Fig. 46: Installing Lock Cylinder To Position
Courtesy of GENERAL MOTORS CORP.


Hmac300
Feb 9, 2013.


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