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1991 Buick Park Avenue Question: ignition lock cylinder replacment



, 3.8L V6, Fairfield, OH, April 13, 2011, 00:05

how do I replace the cylinder and what tool do I need

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    April 13, 2011, 14:33

    In addition to basic hand tools, you will need a puller to remove the steering wheel, a lock plate tool to remove and reinstall the lock plate, and a set of torx drivers for some of the fasteners. This is kind of a tricky job on your 1991 Buick Park Avenue because the ignition lock cylinder includes wiring for the anti-theft system. If the lock cylinder is not installed correctly the anti-theft wires may break and the lock cylinder will need to be replaced again.

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