2000 jetta steering lock

Asked by Jul 30, 2016 at 06:36 PM about the 2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced the ignition lock assy on a 2000 jetta. There is an cable and a clip on the backside with a spring and what looks like a piston inside the old assy. What is this and what does it do?

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ignition safety switch to ensure vehicle is not in gear when turned over ?

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