Commander 2006-2007

Ignition Lock Cylinder

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Removal & Installation



  1. Disconnect negative cable from battery.
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  3. Use a plastic trim removal stick to remove switch bezel. Bezel snaps on.
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  5. To remove key lock cylinder from housing, rotate key to ON position while pressing on release tab. This tab is located on the right side of the switch assembly.

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    Fig. Removing lock cylinder from housing by turning key to ON position and pressing on release tab

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  7. Pull key lock cylinder from housing for removal.
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To install:

  1. Install ignition key into lock cylinder. Rotate key to -ON- position (retaining tab on side of lock cylinder can now be depressed).
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  3. The shaft at end of key lock cylinder aligns with socket within end of housing. To align socket with lock cylinder, ensure socket is in -ON- position.
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  5. Position and align key lock cylinder with grooves in housing.
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  7. Slide lock cylinder into housing until release tab sticks through opening at side of housing.

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    Fig. Installing ignition lock cylinder by aligning with grooves in housing, and sliding until tab sticks through opening

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  9. Install bezel.
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  11. Connect negative battery cable.
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