[Author Prev][Author Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Author Index][Thread Index]

Re: 85 Coupe GT Lock Core changes

Hairy green toads from Mars made Christian Hollyer and/or Mike Zappone say:

> The previous owner of my car had to change the tumbler set on my driver side
> door, so now I have two keys, ignition passenger side, and driver side.
> My mechanic (for those repairs not to be dared without professional help)
> said you can set the tumblers to whatever you want so, the person who
> previously changed had no clue and should have set it the same as the old key.
> I have to mess around inside the door and was wondering if anyone had any
> idea how to do this?  Is it worth my effort?  Thanks.

It's likely too late now.

You can *swap* tumblers quite easily from one cylinder to another.
But assuming that the old cylinder is gone, you can't do that any more.


Andrew L. Duane (JOT-7)			duane@zk3.dec.com
Digital Equipment Corporation		(603)-881-1294
110 Spit Brook Road
M/S ZKO3-3/U14
Nashua, NH    03062-2698

Only my cat shares my opinions, and she's too heavy to care.