replaceing the ignition on 2005 Chevrolet Impala

the radio does not turn off and i think the steering wheel will not lock,all lights turn off and elec. door locks work. so how involved is it to change the ignition ?? fixed income so i need to do my self,if possible ??

by in Hurst, TX on January 19, 2012
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1 answer 3 comments
ANSWER by , January 19, 2012
reccomend a shop do it as the key will have to be programmed when done. Roy
COMMENT by , January 19, 2012
after i drove it on a erran,got hm. and working right now , so by what little i've read,it's the ignition lock,that has misfired,maybe not wwhole ignition. ?? it's a two part ignition or could be ,huh??
COMMENT by , January 19, 2012
no, the tumbler is separate from the electrical part of the switch. you need to determine which has failed. let a shop help you with telling you what needs to be done. Roy
COMMENT by , January 20, 2012
thanks,i really thought a shop would do it , just needed a little insight,before going in >>