1983 Mercedes SEL


Old 07-19-06, 08:31 PM
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1983 Mercedes SEL

How do you get a tumbler out of the ignition if it does not turn?
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Old 07-20-06, 06:23 AM
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Old 07-20-06, 10:48 AM
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Ditto - you gotta drill. The trick is to replace the lock mechanism before it siezes. Some have used a vibrating tool to get it to turn with the key one last time for replacement.

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