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1998 Chevrolet Truck C1500 Lock Cylinder Removal and Installation

1998 Chevrolet Truck C1500 1/2ton P/U 2WD 5.0L SFI 8cyl

Lock Cylinder


1988-94 Models

See Figures 1 and 2

1. Remove the steering wheel.

2. Remove the turn signal switch. It is not necessary to completely remove the switch from the column. Pull the switch rearward far enough to slip it over the end of the shaft, but do not pull the harness out of the column.

3. Turn the lock to Run.

4. If necessary, remove the ignition key.

5. If equipped, remove the buzzer switch assembly.

6. Remove the lock retaining screw and remove the lock cylinder.


If the retaining screw is dropped on removal, it may fall into the column, requiring complete disassembly of the column to retrieve the screw.

To install:

7. Rotate the key to the stop while holding onto the cylinder. Download File PDF

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