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VW jetta ignition Question.

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by sir1123, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. Feb 1, 2012 at 6:01 PM
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    sir1123

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    if i were to get a new ignition switch for my jetta will i have to change the key or is the key cylinder the only thing that matters about the key?
    Thanks
     
  2. Feb 7, 2012 at 9:42 PM
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    SnowroxKT

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    what year/gen?

    I would say no but not sure.
     
  3. Feb 7, 2012 at 9:43 PM
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    The switch and lock tumbler are 2 separate parts.
     
  4. Feb 7, 2012 at 10:04 PM
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    it is a 2003....i thought they were...i think the switch for it is just a plug play application.
     
  5. Feb 7, 2012 at 10:07 PM
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    Well as far as I know all modern vehicles use this 2 piece setup probably since the 80s.
     
  6. Feb 7, 2012 at 10:15 PM
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    thanks man
     
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