1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A

1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: need to replace the ignition key cylinder

does not work at all, turn the key and nothing happens -
Answer 1
If the key and lock cylinder turns like it should then you have another problem. Dead battery, poor connection or ignition (electrical) switch maybe. Also it is a possible starter problem. Any lights on dash light up with key on? Horn blow, headlights work? -
Comment 1
no the dash lights do not come on and the steering wheel remains locked and headlights work -
Answer 2
Possible ignition switch. Those have an ignition box with gears in it, if that's bad it will not turn the switch. -
Answer 3
also could be broken rack or rod in column. -
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