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

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$102.43 - $268.46

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YourMechanic Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

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4.8/5

Number of Reviews

189

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Joshua

25 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
25 years of experience
Joshua was quick and let us know what he was doing as he did it. We have used him before and will continue to use him as our mechanic in the future. You are lucky to have him.
Professional, prompt service

Lucas

19 years of experience
840 reviews
Lucas
19 years of experience
The reason I keep coming back to YM. Only person I'm booking going forward.
Once again Lucas came to my house on a Sunday morning and worked his magic. The truck just flies up the road. I was very lucky to find YourMechanic and doubly lucky in getting Lucas the first time. I am just delighted with the service and with Lucas!

Tien

21 years of experience
892 reviews
Tien
21 years of experience
Thus guy brings some of the best customer service and professional services out.
Tien is great, he was able to come 2 hours early which was great and was able to give me great advice which allows me to make informed decisions

Brian

20 years of experience
132 reviews
Brian
20 years of experience
Brian was extremely friendly and knowledgeable, taking the time to answer all my questions. Brian was great, even though the company sent him over without all the required parts and the new fuel pump did not fit my vehicle. Brian was able to work on the other services my car needed to have done while we acquired the right fuel pump. At the end of the service Brian was successful and my 1957 Chevy Bel Air sounded tremendous!

Joe

41 years of experience
702 reviews
Joe
41 years of experience
Joe is a dynamic, friendly, and talented mechanic. I fully recommend him.

Richard

9 years of experience
265 reviews
Richard
9 years of experience
His been a great help everytime l’ve request him!

Patrick

30 years of experience
369 reviews
Patrick
30 years of experience
Patrick was personable, professional and did the work in record time. Well worth whatever the cost would be,,outstanding individual and workmanship

Seth

21 years of experience
49 reviews
Seth
21 years of experience
Very Professional and he communicated with me very well. He got the problem fixed. I would recommend him to others. Seth is an awesome mechanic.

Honorio

17 years of experience
750 reviews
Honorio
17 years of experience
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.

Erick

8 years of experience
182 reviews
Erick
8 years of experience
Eric was prompt professional knew what he was doing handled business low maintenance highly effective already looking at my next service with the company and I will be requesting Eric to do it


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

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Manvel. Our mechanics in Manvel 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 Manvel.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1983 Ford E-100 Econoline $154 $73.95 $79.99 15% $181.45
1989 GMC K3500 $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1998 Jeep Cherokee $116 $36.40 $79.99 19% $143.90
1992 Chevrolet G30 $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1979 Dodge D100 $112 $31.86 $79.99 19% $139.36
2003 Dodge Dakota $113 $33.20 $79.99 19% $140.70

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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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How can we help?

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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