HOW DO YOU REPLACE THE IGNITION CYLINDER IN A 1989 CHEVY SILVERADO TRUCK?

  • Tiny
  • yesitsjm
  • 1989 Chevrolet Silverado
  • 150,000 miles

My ignition cylinder is worn out and the original keys wont work anymore.I just bought a new ignition cylinder and need to know how to remove the old one and install the new one

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Friday, October 7th, 2011 AT 12:28 AM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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You need to remove the steering wheel to access the ignition switch. Once it is off, you will have access to the switch.

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Friday, October 7th, 2011 AT 12:56 AM
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  • rivermikerat
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Remove steering wheel. Remove plate under steering wheel. Then refer to the picture below.

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Friday, October 7th, 2011 AT 12:58 AM
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  • mno221
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Is it the same for a 2001 silverado 2 wheel drive

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 AT 1:03 AM
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  • rivermikerat
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Here is the procedure for you mno211. Download the file and change the extension to PDF.

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 AT 1:47 AM
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Rivermikerat, I didnt get anything.

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 AT 2:17 AM
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  • rivermikerat
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Right click on the word 'Thumb' in my post above and select "Save Link As" and save it to a location that you can find. Then change the extension from large. Jpg to large. Pdf. Then open it in Acrobat.

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 AT 3:54 AM

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