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Need to replace ignition switch on 94 shadow,how ...

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Need to replace ignition switch on 94 shadow,how hard is it?What does it require,tool wise?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  mndave0002 replied 6 years ago.

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IGNITION SWITCH AND KEY CYLINDER

The ignition switch is located on the steering column. The Key-In-Switch is located in the ignition switch module. For diagnosis of the Key-In-Switch, refer to Section 8U.

REMOVAL

Disconnect negative cable from battery.

If vehicle has a tilt column, remove tilt lever by turning it counterclockwise.

Remove upper and lower covers from steering column

Remove ignition switch mounting screws. Use tamper proof torx bit Snap-on TTXR20A2 or equivalent to remove the screws or

Gently pull switch away from column. Release connector locks on 7-terminal wiring connector, then remove connector from ignition switch.

Release connector lock on 4-terminal connector, then remove connector from ignition switch

To remove key cylinder from ignition switch:

Insert key in ignition switch. Turn key to LOCK position. Using a TTXR20A2 or equivalent torx bit, remove key cylinder retaining screw and bracket Key or

Rotate key clockwise to the OFF position. Key cylinder will unseat from ignition switch When key cylinder is unseated, it will be approximately 1/8 inch away from ignition switch halo light ring. Do not attempt to remove key cylinder at this time.

With key cylinder in unseated position, rotate key counterclockwise to the lock position and remove key.

With key cylinder in unseated position, rotate key counterclockwise to the lock position and remove key.

Remove key cylinder from ignition switch

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