What Is the Ignition Switch, and for What Is it Used?
Also called the starter switch, it’s the switch that you can use to activate the primary electrical systems on a vehicle.
UK Auto Locksmith team has only trained and experienced technicians who are committed to provide you with the high quality services at the lowest possible rates.
Our ignition services include:
- Car ignition switch repair and installation
- Ignition lock repair
- Broken key extraction
✅ No call-out charge
✅ 30min response time
✅ Up to 12 months warranty
✅ 2nd key up to 50% off
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How do I fix my ignition switch?
Call Auto Locksmith like UK Auto Locksmith. we are specialists who can provide you with quality ignition system services and you can rest assured that the repair or replacement will be done efficiently and professionally.
Our team is fully equipped with all required machines and equipment that is necessary in order to provide car ignition switch repair services for any vehicle. We can assist you with all your car ignition system and car ignition keys problems 24/7, at reasonable pricing.
Why is it better to avoid DIY car ignition switch repair attempts?
Even though the working process of all ignition modules is similar in all types of cars and a modern ignition works in a similar manner to that of a car that was produced nearly a century ago, various manufacturers use different technologies and professional knowledge and experience is definitely required in order to be able to detect various ignition switch related problems and fix them without causing any unnecessary damage to the ignition module.
For that reason, it’s not recommended to try to disassemble your car’s ignition module and make a car ignition switch repair on your own when the vehicles doesn’t start. Even though it’s not the most complicated mechanism in a modern car, this is still not a cheap part and if it gets damaged, you will not only have to pay extra money in order to get a brand new ignition switch installed, but it might also take time until an ignition that fits your car model is found and you won’t be able to drive your vehicle until then.
Sometimes it’s also not clear whether it’s a Transponder chip that doesn’t work properly or the part of the ignition module that is supposed to communicate with it. This is a classical case when an authorized and experienced locksmith will be able to figure out fast and easily whether a car ignition switch repair or a car key repair service is needed and someone who is not an expert in this field won’t be able to. Spare yourself the unnecessary time, effort and possible damage when you find yourself unable to start your vehicle and better let a qualified specialist do the repair job for you, right on the spot.
We have you covered all across the greater London area 24/7
Our expert team can be at your location anywhere in London and has high end mobile equipment. All you have to do is request the service and provide the operators with the necessary information about your car.
With the appropriate details about your car, we can get a replacement ignition switch and install it upon arrival. This can be done 24/7 as an emergency service or as a scheduled appointment.
The amount of time it takes to get hold of the appropriate ignition switch will depend on the availability.
Call UK Auto Locksmith anytime and we will be at your location anywhere in London within 30 minutes!
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How much does it cost to replace an ignition switch?
For Ignition Repair/replacement- Start from £249
What information do I need to give to the locksmith?
To program your car keys, the assigned locksmith will need to have the following information at his disposal:
- The make of the vehicle
- The model of the vehicle
- The year of purchase
- The car registration details
- The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
The above information is necessary for the locksmith to understand the type of key that your vehicle needs. The VIN is normally located on the dashboard, on the driver’s side.
The locksmith will need the relevant documents which will confirm that you are the owner of the vehicle.