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UNABLE TO TURN IGNITION LOCK CYL. W

1986 Mercedes Benz 300e

Steering problem
1986 Mercedes Benz 300e 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic

started experiencing intermitent tumbler lock around sep. Of 08. Fathers day complete lock up must have key fiddled and wheel strained near 4 hrs. Key works with ease at doors and inorder to remove lock retaining ring the key must turn to specific possition. So question, do I shot gun repair the entire lock cyl. Grinding off dowl pins or is there a common failure with lock out pin or other. Please help an out of work tech. Thanks Barry Slater
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Barry slater
June 24, 2009.



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