2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A
2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: Ignition cylinder lock
You try replacing the ignition switch inside the steering column? I know that's separate from the cylinder. I don't think it cost much more than $30 from autozone for it. There's probably some linkage in there hanging up. - Spring Branch Imports
I don't know what steps you followed. But, sometimes if you try wiggling the steeriing column it will free the locked column. to better explain----- 1) key in ignition 2) wiggle steering column and try unlocking the ignition. Most times works. If you have a problem at that point I would suggust seeing a friend that is a mechanic and have him troubleshoot it for you. - bordermac
I installed a new ingnition lock & cylinder following the given directions and the directions in the Haynes manual. Now I can't get it to turn over. Best I can tell I'm lining everything up right w...
attempted to install the cylinder in the ignition switch. seems to install but nothing happens. the dash lights won't come on and the key does not want to rotate to the start mode.
If the door locks intermittently lock and unlock without pressing the door lock switch, the door lock cylinder switches may need replacement. This may occur more often when driving in damp conditio...