Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement at your home or office in Burnsville.

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YourMechanic Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

193

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Honorio

18 years of experience
774 reviews
Honorio
18 years of experience
Smart and on time!!!
Honorio was very quick in identifying the problem. Next he offered to come even earlier than the appointment to make sure that I have the car running as soon as possible. He also made sure that company got the right parts before coming to next appointment. I definitely recommend Honorio.

Andrew

10 years of experience
259 reviews
Andrew
10 years of experience
Excellent work on time and very efficient thanks Andrew
Arrived on time, and explained everything that was being worked on. He was very friendly and courteous.

Tam

21 years of experience
251 reviews
Tam
21 years of experience

Jerome

23 years of experience
414 reviews
Jerome
23 years of experience
Would have been 5 stars but a few hour late but well experience about the job ...

Jeff

32 years of experience
441 reviews
Jeff
32 years of experience
Jeff did an awesome job, as always!

Richard

20 years of experience
461 reviews
Richard
20 years of experience
Richard my mechanic and is on time gets it done and a true professional

Dayne

2020 years of experience
6 reviews
Dayne
2020 years of experience
I generally try to do my own repairs but just wasn't feeling like dabbling with the distributor. I need my car sell-able and don't have time or money to mess around. In comes YourMechanic.com and Dayne. I definitely got the feeling that every step he took, he took his time and did it right. I got the chance to learn a few things about why my car was behaving badly - one car guy to another, I appreciate that a lot. Overall, Dayne was very easy-going and polite. Got things done fast and efficiently. He had enough tools to cover what I would imagine to be almost any job. I definitely would call him out again if I needed assistance on another repair.

Jose

14 years of experience
249 reviews
Jose
14 years of experience
Super job in the rain. I will be using your services again and plan to tell my friends about you and the company.

Keith

17 years of experience
293 reviews
Keith
17 years of experience
Excellent service, reasonably prices. Love that come to your location!

Whitney

38 years of experience
783 reviews
Whitney
38 years of experience
Whitney was on time and did an excellent job on my car. He even replaced my break light free of charge. From now on, whitney will be my personal mechanic now. His customer service is awesome. Never had that kind of service at the shop.


How much does Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement cost in Burnsville?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Burnsville. Our mechanics in Burnsville are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Burnsville.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1986 Ford F-250 $112 $31.75 $79.99 19% $139.25
1993 GMC C1500 Suburban $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1988 GMC C3500 $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1985 Chevrolet C20 $127 $46.60 $79.99 17% $154.10
1998 Honda Accord $124 $43.71 $79.99 18% $151.21
1981 Oldsmobile Toronado $156 $76.05 $79.99 14% $183.55

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Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

What are the Distributor Rotor and Cap all about?

When the engine is running, high voltage created by the ignition coil travels through the coil wire to the ignition rotor. As the ignition rotor turns in the distributor, the rotor distributes the spark by sending it in a synchronized order through the spark plug wires to the spark plug located in each of the engine's cylinders.

The distributor is a main component of the ignition system. It takes very high voltage and delivers it to fire the spark plugs.

Keep in mind:

  • When the distributor rotor and cap are replaced, the entire ignition system should be inspected.
  • After replacing the distributor rotor and cap, the ignition wires will need to be reinstalled.

How it's done:

  • Check the ignition system.
  • Replace the cap and rotor if found faulty.
  • Re-check the ignition system.
  • Check ignition timing if needed.

Our recommendation:

Whenever your vehicle has routine maintenance or servicing, the ignition system should be inspected thoroughly. If you ever notice your ignition system having a hard time (such as your car having trouble turning on or staying on), then you should schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Distributor Rotor and Cap?

  • Engine misfires.
  • Car does not start.
  • Noises from the engine.
  • Check engine light is on.

How important is this service?

The distributor rotor and cap is used when the engine is running. During this time, high voltage is created by the ignition coil, and sent through the coil wire to the ignition rotor. This rotor turns inside the distributor, and as it does so, it evenly distributes sparks to the spark plugs, through the spark plug wires. The spark plugs then use this spark to ignite the fuel mixture, which allows the engine to keep running.

If the distributor rotor and cap malfunction, the voltage from the ignition coil won’t be redistributed to the spark plugs, and your engine will either have a hard time running, or won’t run at all.

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Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

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