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

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YourMechanic Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

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4.8/5

Number of Reviews

186

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Joshua

25 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
25 years of experience
The only person I want working on my truck!

Chris

14 years of experience
405 reviews
Chris
14 years of experience
Thanks again! Arrived early that was great and efficient.
Chris came over to my apartment and diagnosed the problem with my car quickly. He came back and worked in the rain for 45 minutes to fix the car. He fixed the car on the first try. He seemed very knowledgeable and had a great attitude. I would recommend him to anyone looking to troubleshoot a car problem. Thank you for your help.

Scott

19 years of experience
144 reviews
Scott
19 years of experience

Luis

15 years of experience
62 reviews
Luis
15 years of experience
Outstanding service, very personable.....and polite ; )...HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!!

Honorio

17 years of experience
747 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.

Remigio

13 years of experience
10 reviews
Remigio
13 years of experience
Remigio arrived 10 min. earlier than appointment time, which was very nice because it was very foggy day in San Antonio. He explained to me very well about the job before starting and after job. He was very friendly and professional. My car now is running much better and definitely I will hire him again! Thanks a lot Remi!!

Mark

9 years of experience
349 reviews
Mark
9 years of experience

Daniel

9 years of experience
53 reviews
Daniel
9 years of experience
Thank you Daniel for being punctual and thorough. I appreciate how you got the job done in a timely fashion. I will definitely be booking you again for next time. I am letting anyone I know who needs a mechanic to hire you for your professionalism . Now days it’s hard to build trust. But I look forward to our next appointment. You are very helpful and honest, please continue in your work. You gon deal with the good and bad, but stay on your path man. Money is not an issue for the price of piece of mind knowing that you came and did your job as expected. Thank you Daniel.

Andrew

9 years of experience
534 reviews
Andrew
9 years of experience
So happy I chose this.. He was nice and very through.. Thank you Andrew 

Jason

21 years of experience
163 reviews
Jason
21 years of experience
Effective and professional great to work with will always ask for Jason great job van runs better than ever thank you for your help


How much does Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement cost in Missouri City?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1991 Mitsubishi 3000GT $146 $66.18 $79.99 15% $173.68
1987 Ford Thunderbird $156 $75.85 $79.99 15% $183.35
1980 Chevrolet Impala $163 $83.46 $79.99 14% $190.96
1983 Mercury Marquis $134 $53.83 $79.99 17% $161.33
1987 Mitsubishi Mirage $106 $26.42 $79.99 20% $133.92
1983 Plymouth Caravelle $113 $33.06 $79.99 19% $140.56

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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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