Auto ignition repair is another service our locksmiths provide. The ignition switch in your car takes the power from your battery and powers up the rest of the electrical components of your car. You might be noticing some of your electrical components malfunctioning or not turning on, or maybe you’re just having problems starting your vehicle because your ignition jammed. If so, you may need to replace ignition key. Call us and explain your problem, and one of our mobile locksmiths will be there quickly to assess the issue and see what can be done to fix it.
Our technicians are also prepared to re key car ignition if that is the service you need. This is something you should definitely do if you think you may have a lost or stolen key. This way, you know that nobody else will be able to start your vehicle but you.
Having trouble starting your car? You may need a new ignition switch. If you have to turn your key multiple times to start the ignition. If this happens, don’t continue to turn the key, you could drain your battery. Remove the key and call a professional to take a lot at it.
Another problem common with ignitions is a broken key in ignition. Maybe you are on your way to the Tuscan Raceway Park, and as your start your car, the car key breaks. This can be a very stressful situation. Many people try “do-it-yourself” methods of repairing the ignition and removing the car key, but this is not recommended. There have been many reports of people doing hundreds of dollars of additional damage to their vehicle by trusting these unproven, unreliable methods.
Getting a broken key out of the ignition is a very delicate process, and there is little room for error. Sticking an object inside of the ignition in hopes of “fishing it out” are not reliable. A broken key in the ignition can quickly turn into having a broken ignition, and at that point you will need to replace ignition key. Instead of wasting your valuable time and money, simply call one of our expert locksmiths to give you a hand. In minutes, a locksmith will be on hand to safely retrieve the car key without doing any further damage to your vehicle.
Is your ignition jammed? There are a few things you can try doing yourself before calling a professional. If your key will not turn, first try jiggling the steering wheel left and right as you turn the key. Also, make sure your car is in park and then try starting it again. However, do not apply too much pressure, as that can bend or possibly break the key. If these methods do not work, it is most likely time to start looking to replace ignition key.