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My key wont even go in the ignition swithc some times ,sometimes use wd 40 . how do i replace ig switch .I have don this on my escort before sat has plactic collar around it thank you Gloria

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    NEVER, NEVER!! use WD40, it ruins the lock, now u must replace it.

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Just make sure you remove the transponder before you play with it ,but try some engine oil in the lock first ,that fish oil spray isnt much good for anything as it dries out ,its only good for rubbing on your knees or back if they ache .

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