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PostPosted: Fri Sep 09, 2022 6:20 pm 
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I recently bought a 1979 4x4 Luv...with no door keys.

I picked up some LockSmart locks from the auto parts store, part #DL15800 which claims to be a fit, but the hole in the pawl of my existing lock is much larger than the nub that sticks out on the back of the new lock.
Are these locks just not compatible? Does anybody know of some that are for sure? I thought maybe I could just replace the pawl as well but can't seem to find any.


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 02, 2022 1:47 pm 
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Anything you find new in a store is going to be for an actual GM product and they won't fit. Your best bet will be find some from a parts truck.

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 08, 2022 11:43 am 
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Thanks rondog, guess I’ll search eBay and junkyards for replacements


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 09, 2022 11:58 am 
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A good locksmith can make keys using the existing locks.


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