E 150 V8-4.6L SOHC VIN W (2004)
Ignition Switch Lock Cylinder: Service and Repair
Ignition Lock Cylinder - Non Functional
IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER - NON FUNCTIONAL
NOTE: When a new lock cylinder is installed, the door lock cylinder and ignition lock cylinder should be installed as a set. This eliminates carrying and
extra key which will fit only one lock. If a new key is used, the new key code number is stamped on a metal tag attached to the key.
1. Remove the steering wheel.
2. Remove the cap from the ignition switch lock cylinder.
3. Remove the ignition switch lock cylinder.
Use a 1/8-inch diameter drill bit to drill out the lock cylinder retaining pin.
Use a 3/8-inch diameter drill to drill down the middle of the ignition lock key slot until the ignition switch lock cylinder breaks loose.
Remove and discard the ignition switch lock cylinder and the drill shavings from the steering column.
4. Remove the bearing retainer.