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Question about steering wheel lock and ignition

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by surfsupl, Sep 27, 2011.

  1. Sep 27, 2011 at 1:44 PM
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    surfsupl

    surfsupl [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What causes you ignition some times to lock up and you have to turn on the steering wheel to unlock it so you can turn the key?
     
  2. Sep 27, 2011 at 1:54 PM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Just tension on the locking pin. Same reason if you park on a hill you get that clunk when you shift out of park. If you turn the steering wheel it relieves the pressure and allows you to turn the ignition on.
     
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