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

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YourMechanic Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

189

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Andrew

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

Steven

14 years of experience
97 reviews
Steven
14 years of experience
Steve was very knowledgeable on what he does. He came on time on his first day. The next day, he called me an hour beforw his scheduled time to let me know that he will be stopping by at the car dealer to pick up the parts to be used for my car so he gave me a heads up that he might be late. He communicates well with me and my husband before, during and after my appointment. The office though messed up with ordering the parts so Steve was not able to complete the job on the first appointment. The office was nice enough to give me $credit for the inconvenience and I was happy about it. If not for that mistake, I would have rated my overall experience the highest score.

Breck

18 years of experience
521 reviews
Breck
18 years of experience
he great check all my fluids on my truck and did the codes check and replace the disturboter cap and rotor in decent time and will use him again

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

Dayne

2019 years of experience
6 reviews
Dayne
2019 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.

Theodore

14 years of experience
1066 reviews
Theodore
14 years of experience
Good work! Will definately use him again!!

Jeffrey

25 years of experience
833 reviews
Jeffrey
25 years of experience
WOW and WOW. I wish I had known about this years ago. Jeffery showed up ahead of schedule and proceeded to evaluate the problem with my S10 as to why it would not turn over. He was extremely through during the procedure and finally found the problem. And all this was done in the pouring rain. Jeffery kept a very positive attitude and is very personable. After he found the problem he got the parts and repaired it quickly. I am so impressed with the service that was provided. With all types of people offering this kind of service the only way to rise above the rest is to provide the best possible customer care that you can and Jeffery did just that and excelled at it. I will spread the word and recommend him and his company to everyone I can. I could not be more pleased. Great service and great pricing. As a retired person, this was extremely helpful with our budget.

Adam

15 years of experience
124 reviews
Adam
15 years of experience

Donald

14 years of experience
41 reviews
Donald
14 years of experience
my car is not completely fixed and I can't get anyone to call me to schedule future needs

James

29 years of experience
475 reviews
James
29 years of experience
I'm not 100% satisfied with the service because my car is not rolling. I can't say that it's the mechanics fault because it could be that the car is out of fuel do to a fuel odometer failure.other than that I can say that James did a good job and even showed up early.


How much does Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement cost in Saint Charles?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SE $239 $158.64 $79.99 10% $266.14
1975 Chevrolet G30 $135 $54.52 $79.99 16% $162.02
1999 GMC Savana 2500 $204 $108.01 $95.98 13% $237.01
1981 Ford Bronco $126 $45.60 $79.99 17% $153.10
1979 Chevrolet K20 Suburban $150 $70.42 $79.99 15% $177.92
1992 Mercury Cougar $147 $66.88 $79.99 15% $174.38

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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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