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How do i access ignition cylinder tumblers for replacement?

I have new tumblers for cylinder

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Remove cyl from column, replace cyl body only, carefully remove each tumbler with a small screw driver clean and lube to install in same position on new cyl one at a time,cyl housing wears out first,no need to replace tumblers.

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