[T2] Key won't turn?

Mike Benthin muts at verizon.net
Wed Dec 4 09:50:49 MST 2013


Reminds me of when we lost the key to our 71 in the sand-  fell out of 
swimming trunks.  EZ to jumper the ignition from coil to battery and 
push the bus or add another wire from starter to battery, but that 
@&*^%$%$#@ steering lock- Had to borrow a hacksaw, removed the column to 
bypass /saw out the lock.  Later added a hidden starter switch under the 
dash and an ignition switch.  Irony was the park called a day later to 
say someone found and turned in the key!!

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93 Chevy Roadtrek 210P
78 VW Westfalia Camper

On 12/3/2013 12:47 PM, Richard Jack wrote:
I got stranded a couple hours from my house, on a camping trip.

  Key would turn just enough to unlock the steering column.

I made a jump wire from the battery to the coil and jumped the starter

with a screw driver.  Got me home.


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