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

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$92.43 - $261.74

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YourMechanic Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

177

Rating Summary
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Joe

Joe

18 years of experience
109 reviews
Joe
18 years of experience
Thanks again, Joe!
James

James

28 years of experience
364 reviews
James
28 years of experience
Great!
Whitney

Whitney

36 years of experience
783 reviews
Whitney
36 years of experience
We were very pleased with Whitney's performance and professionalism. We will definitely use Whitney for all our car needs.
Joshua

Joshua

12 years of experience
33 reviews
Joshua
12 years of experience
Joshua, arrived on time and was knowledgeable about my vehicle. He took the time to service my vehicle and show me things that that were wrong and repair the items that needed it. Joshua, knows his stuff and I highly recommend. Most importantly for me he was open and honest about everything, which I really appreciate. He made this 1st time experience with Your Mechanic a success. My vehicle has been running great since 11/13, I'll be reaching out again soon to have some other things repaired. Thanks again.
Adam

Adam

14 years of experience
124 reviews
Adam
14 years of experience
I tried to be a do it yourself mechanic by replacing my distributor and made the problem worse. Adam came out to remedy the situation.
Jeffrey

Jeffrey

24 years of experience
683 reviews
Jeffrey
24 years of experience
Jeff is always on Time and is a wealth of knowledge. He performed the repair on time and wasn't shy about me asking too many questions and was willing and able to answer each and every one. This is the third time I have had Jeff do work on my truck and I will not go to a repair facility anymore. Thanks Jeff for a job well done. He inspected the truck, found the issue, had a solution for it and got the parts for the repair, quicker and less expensive than anyone else.
Patrick

Patrick

12 years of experience
254 reviews
Patrick
12 years of experience
Very thorough
Joshua

Joshua

24 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
24 years of experience
Super competent and honest. Josh has been my mechanic for about the last two years. So glad to have found him. Does not bat an eye when I provide my own parts. Does not try to up sell, but will let you know of things he recommends. Josh is one of the good guys! highly recommended.
Mike

Mike

11 years of experience
41 reviews
Mike
11 years of experience
Day two. Mike diagnosed the problem yesterday and came today with parts to fix the problem. Very happy with his punctuality, professionalism and knowledge. Ill.absolutely call on Mike whenever I'm in need of a trustworthy mechanic to help me out. Great experience and I couldn't be more pleased.
Russell

Russell

21 years of experience
356 reviews
Russell
21 years of experience


How much does Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement cost in South Holland?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1997 Chevrolet K1500 $172 $92.11 $79.99 13% $199.61
1977 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon $169 $89.11 $79.99 13% $196.61
1984 Chevrolet Corvette $107 $27.21 $79.99 20% $134.71
1997 Nissan Sentra $128 $47.71 $79.99 17% $155.21
1985 Mercedes-Benz 190E $155 $75.45 $79.99 15% $182.95
1996 Ford F-250 $156 $75.85 $79.99 15% $183.35

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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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