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Old 09-26-2010, 10:52 PM   #1
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GloveBox Lock

Is your ignition key supposed to work your glove box too?

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Old 09-26-2010, 10:58 PM   #2
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Mine does.

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Old 09-26-2010, 11:05 PM   #3
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Yep...and the console lock if you have one.
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Old 09-26-2010, 11:06 PM   #4
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that what I thought....my key works the ignition...the door...tailgate...and the console...but not the glovebox...would really like to get that locked up...guess I will add it to the todo list...thanks
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Old 09-26-2010, 11:08 PM   #5
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I doubt that, actually I have a hunch that any Wrangler ignition key works for the locks, but maybe I'm crazy and wrong.

However, what might be causing hte problem is the same thing as mine. When you go to lock it, open it up and hold back that little locking tab and you turn the key, then close the lid. To unlock, you have to push down a little bit.
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Old 09-26-2010, 11:10 PM   #6
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My pos needs 2 keys, 1 to start and the other to unlock doors and boxes, and mind you the center console refuses to open, im just bitter cuz I bought my first jeep a month ago and these past 2 weeks something has malfunctioned or broke every other day FML haha
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Old 09-26-2010, 11:10 PM   #7
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mine does everything but the center console. on my todo list-take off the door and take it to a locksmith to be re-keyed. only prob is finding one-most seem to be mobile, no shop.
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Other possibilities:

Glovebox was broken into and replaced in the past
Glovebox lock is just broken

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