Originally Posted by komoto123
I guess by 'tabs' you mean tumblers? I have no tumblers in my focus ignition. A screwdriver might just work.
The whole lock cylinder is a tumbler lock, and the little spring loaded "wafers" or "tabs" might be more correctly called "tumblers"
I do know that you need to get all eight set right though.
Good thing for the PATS, it really does make the mechanical key less important than the chip ID, once you get the door open.