can a universal ignition switch be used in a 2004 chevy cavalier?

Asked by Jul 25, 2015 at 03:58 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

bought this car for my daughter. have trouble getting the key into the ignition. want to know if i can replace it with a (cheaper) universal ignition switch or have to go with the (pricier) suggested switch?

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yes...depending on wires and ends and plugs and if it fits in the same place...on line you can get different ign switches with different ends/imputs/plugs/spade/ nuts...

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bear..i dont know where you live..call a junk yard /have them put it on the >hot line...to help find one.. bear>>GO TO EBAY THERE ARE SEVERAL FOR $20.00 >http://www.ebay.com/itm/Ignition-Starter- Switch-/111653799259?fits=Make%3AChevrolet%7CModel%3ACavalier

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Thank you! we are going to try Ebay.

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