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Old 06-29-2013, 01:37 PM
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Exclamation Help! I lost my keys and it's a different rumbled

Yep, stupid me lost my keys and it has a swapped ignition tumbler, so taking the title to the dealership is not an option. What are my options? I just want to be able to drive the car, w/ accessories and lights? Everything I've read about removing the tumbler requires the key, any other way? I don't mind compromising the security of my car.
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Old 06-29-2013, 01:49 PM
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I'll be interested to see what the experts say, but I think you're only option is to replace the tumbler. Not easy, from what I hear. Had to have it done on my 92 when AAA dude broke key in lock.
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Old 06-29-2013, 01:53 PM
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Here is a quick working fix.

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Ignition key, tumbler and lock

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Ignition Cylinder Tumbler replacement; mixed diesel/gas

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Old 06-29-2013, 06:23 PM
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Hey thank you, I just hope I can find a new tumbler with a key @ the junkyard
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Old 06-29-2013, 11:31 PM
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What is the car? I have one from a 126 in my parts stash.
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