XK-8 Convertible (X100) V8-4.0L (AJ27) (2001)
Repair procedures are under constant review, and therefore times are subject to change; those quoted here must be taken as guidance only. Always
refer to DDW to obtain the latest repair time.
DDW requires the use of causal part numbers. Labor only claims must show the causal part number with a quantity of zero.
VERIFY LOCKING SYSTEM OPERATION
Verify operation of vehicle locking system.
Verify operation of all doors, hoods, and luggage compartment latches.
MODIFY IGNITION KEY INSERT SWITCH
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Refer to Workshop Manual (GTR) section 211: Steering System to remove the ignition lock cylinder.
Release the ignition barrel from the housing by:
Insert ignition key into barrel.
Rotate key to position I.
Push in the pin.
Gently pull the ignition barrel from the housing.
Remove key from ignition barrel.
Release the bulking tumbler by (Figure 2):
Using suitable needle-nose pliers, lever the small locking pin 'out'.