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How do I remove the ignition key lock cylinder on a 2007 Toyota Corolla?

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I know there are several videos of this process on GM cars over on www.youtube.com, go over there and do a search and see if someone has posted one on Toyotas. A video is worth a million words.

Posted on Nov 09, 2010

  • adamcf73 Nov 27, 2010

    I just did that on my RAV4. I turned the key to ACC. Which was difficult, because that was the problem; I couldn't turn the key. But after I forced it, there is a little lock button underneath the cylinder that i pressed in and the whole assy came out just fine. I ordered a new one, but it may be difficult to get the right thing. Parts stores seem to have the wrong parts. To get to that lock button, you may have to take off the panel beneath the steering wheel.

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