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I've got my new 'updated' ignition cylinder and found all the correct tumblers and such. But it came with grease, yet it didn't say where to put the grease. Does it go everywhere? Or is there a certain place it should only go? If anyone understands what I mean and can tell me I'd really appreciate it.
 

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I haven't seen Ford instructions, for other lock cylinders I've done grease was used all over the exterior of the cylinder to lube it as it's turned. (good everywhere but the face plate)
 

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Thats what I was thinking. Just around the cylinder, not down in the tumblers and springs. Thanks for your response.
 

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You're welcome.

Tunblers & springs don't want to be greased, would make it too stiff in the cold. They need to move easily to conform to the key.
 

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Powdered graphite, the grease attracts dirt which then wears parts much faster. Cold won't touch it either. And can lube the tumblers as well.
 
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