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Old 05-16-2013, 10:13 PM   #1
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Spare tire lock

hey guys and girls just got my "new" YJ and trying to change the tires and the spare has this lock on it. I don't have the key any recommendations on how to get it off.
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:23 PM   #2
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Hammer a socket on to it, it should come off. You may ruin it , but you don't have key, give it a shot

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Old 05-16-2013, 10:32 PM   #3
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Ask a few tire shops if they have the key most have them all
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Old 05-18-2013, 04:27 PM   #4
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You could use a cut off wheel and cut a slot in it for a big screwdriver. I had the same issue on another vehicle and it worked.
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Old 05-19-2013, 09:16 AM   #5
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Ask a few tire shops if they have the key most have them all
^ This.. They'll usually sell you the key for 5-10 bucks or they could remove it for you and sell you a new set of locks for all your wheels and you'll have the key that comes with it..
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