1999 Volkswagen Jetta replace ignition switch

Tiny
EUGENE VEGA
  • MEMBER
  • 1999 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 120,880 MILES
Relaceing. Housing
Do you
have the same problem?
Yes
No
Friday, March 27th, 2009 AT 7:57 PM

1 Reply

Tiny
BLUELIGHTNIN6
  • EXPERT
REMOVAL/INSTALLATION:
Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Center the steering wheel.
Remove the air bag.
Remove the steering column switches.
If the vehicle is equipped with an automatic transmission, detach the shift lock cable from the lock cylinder housing.
Remove the adapter sleeve from the steering column.
Remove the spring and horn contact ring from the steering column assembly.
Detach the sheer bolt.
Insert the ignition key and unlock the cylinder, then detach the wiring connectors.
Once all wiring has been detached, slide the housing off the steering column.
Mark and drill the lock cylinder as shown and described in the above procedure.
Compress the stop spring and pull the lock cylinder out of the steering column housing.
Put the new lock cylinder into the steering lock housing.
Insert the key into the lock cylinder.
While you gently turn the key, insert the lock cylinder fully into the housing.
The rest of the installation procedure is the reverse of removal.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/261618_0900c152800b0639_1.jpg



Thanks for using 2CarPros.com!
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Saturday, March 28th, 2009 AT 12:40 AM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Recommended Guides