IGNITION KEY POPPED TURNS AROUND WILL NOT START TRUCK NO SPRING IN KEY

  • Tiny
  • scott j
  • 1988 Ford F-150
  • 103,000 miles

Replaced ignition switch still no spring in key- key just spins around

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Friday, October 14th, 2011 AT 4:41 PM

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  • mhpautos
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You will have to replace the barrel and key, also just make sure that the switch is attached to the lock correctly

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Friday, October 14th, 2011 AT 6:32 PM
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  • cadieman
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Youll need to replace the key cylinder. You have to removed the wheel and turn signal switch, so you can axcess the cylinder release.

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Friday, October 14th, 2011 AT 6:44 PM
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  • CJ MEDEVAC
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IS THE "L" SHAPED ROD HOOKED IN THE SWITCH?

CAN YOU FEEL THE ROD MOVE FORE AND AFT, IF YOU PUT YOUR FINGERS ON IT BEHIND THE DASH....THEN TURN THE KEY?

SEE MY LINK...SEE THE ROD?

http://www.2carpros.com/questions/1989-ford-f-250-remove-ignition

ANYTHING YOU AIN'T ALREADY DONE?

THE MEDIC

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Friday, October 14th, 2011 AT 7:44 PM

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