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Hello I'm Scott,
This can be a bit confusing, but if you are mechanically minded I'm sure you can get it done. Here is the procedure for what you are doing. I hope this helps you out.
This model is equipped with a Supplemental Restraint System (SRS), which uses an air bag. Whenever working near any of the SRS components, such as the impact sensors, the air bag module, steering column, and instrument panel, disable the SRS.
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Disconnect battery cable.
Remove steering wheel and air bag module. Refer to Steering Wheel removal and installation.
Remove steering column covers. Remove or disconnect the following:
The 3 screws from lower cover
The clip mounting between the upper and lower covers
The lower steering column cover
The seal for the clip mounting at the dashboard
The upper steering column cover
Removing the steering column covers
Remove the contact reel:
Disconnect the left connector.
Remove the 4 screws.
Remove the contact reel.
Removing the contact reel from steering column
Remove the ignition switch:
Disconnect the electrical connector.
Remove the 2 screws.
Remove the ignition switch.
Ignition switch removal
Install the ignition switch:
Position the ignition switch and tighten the 2 screws.
Connect the electrical connector.
Install the contact reel. Tighten the 4 M5 screws to 44 inch lbs. (5 Nm).
Install the upper and lower steering column covers. Tighten the screws.
Install the air bag and steering wheel. Refer to Steering Wheel removal and installation.
Connect the negative battery cable.
Remove steering column (1). Refer to Combination Switch for removal procedure.
Remove the steering column
Using center punch (1), loosen and remove steering lock mounting bolts (2).
Use care not to damage aluminum part of steering lock body with center punch.
Remove steering lock mounting bolts
Turn ignition key to "ACC" or "ON" position and remove steering lock assembly from steering column.
Position oblong hole (1) of steering shaft (2) in the center of hole (3) in column (4).
Turn ignition key to "ACC" or "ON" position and install steering lock assembly (5) onto column (4).
Now turn ignition key to "LOCK" position and pull it out.
Align hub on lock with oblong hole (1) of steering shaft (2) and rotate shaft to assure that steering shaft is locked.
Install steering lock assembly onto column
Tighten new bolts (1) until head of each bolt is broken off.
Turn ignition key to "ACC" or "ON" position and check to be sure that steering shaft (2) rotates smoothly. Also check for lock operation.
Tighten and break off bolt heads and check steering shaft rotation
Install steering column. Refer to Combination Switch for installation procedure.
This is a very good answer to my question. However on a 2004 Suzuki Verona the ignition switch is not on the steering column next to the steering wheel. The ignition switch is in the dash.
Hmmmmm, well thats all I have. I'll opt out and see another tech will have the info you need. don't reply back or the question will stay locked to me. Thanks for using JA.
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