Ignition and neck lock?

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Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by Hog54 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:10 am

Something I never thought about till now,when you bought a new 54 pan from the dealership,was the ignition and neck lock keyed alike or did they use different keys?



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Re: Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by james » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:25 am

I have 1 key for my ignition and head lock
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Re: Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by Robert Luland » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:35 am

Early pan ignition switches were not pined. You can turn them with a key blank. I think Robbie said a while back that they started pinning them again around 65. They depended on the neck lock for security. What joke that was. Bob L

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Re: Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by Hog54 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:11 am

So basicly,if I had the original ignition I could use the neck lock key to start it?

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Re: Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by Robert Luland » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:13 am

That’s the general consensus.

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Re: Ignition and neck lock?

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Post by UPSROD » Tue Mar 06, 2012 2:49 am

48 to mid 63

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