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

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$103.47 - $268.46

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4.8/5

Number of Reviews

193

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Joshua

26 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
26 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.
I was alerted the previous night with an email, a text the morning of the appointment, and followed by a phone call with an update to arrival time. Josh does Super Excellent Expert work, WoW this guy knows alot about cars. He's done several big jobs on my car with fantastic results. He often goes far and above to solve the more (pain in the @**) technical problems.Has tons of patience for sorting out problems. My car is 20 years old and he's got it in great 'go any where' condition.

Dan

38 years of experience
753 reviews
Dan
38 years of experience
Dan is awesome! He fixed my car in a matter of time. A+

David

13 years of experience
103 reviews
David
13 years of experience
I'd like to rate higher, but I'm still waiting on a different mechanic to come out and fix my issue. Once I get my truck fixed I'd be happy to rate higher.

Melvin

16 years of experience
221 reviews
Melvin
16 years of experience
Honest about his work. And he knows his cars.. Mike... 1994 honda civic distributor and valve cover gasket..

Brian

17 years of experience
74 reviews
Brian
17 years of experience
Very reliable Great mechanic

Juan

21 years of experience
70 reviews
Juan
21 years of experience
Juan came out twice, once to diagnose the problem and then a couple of days later to service my car. Although I was thinking that the problem with my car was something more serious (and expensive) he was quickly able to diagnose the real problem, which was much cheaper to fix than what I was anticipating to pay. It took him an hour and now everything is working beautifully again. This is a really great service ... I'll be using it again the next time I need my car serviced.

Richard

12 years of experience
601 reviews
Richard
12 years of experience
Richard showed up a little early which was great and the app gave me a an alert when he was enroute. He was very friendly and did a great job fixing the issue. I will be using him for any future work I need on my vehicle.

Adam

16 years of experience
124 reviews
Adam
16 years of experience

Mike

12 years of experience
69 reviews
Mike
12 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.

Andrew

10 years of experience
259 reviews
Andrew
10 years of experience
Excellent work on time and very efficient thanks Andrew


How much does Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement cost in The Villages?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1991 Subaru XT $114 $34.46 $79.99 19% $141.96
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Van $117 $36.56 $79.99 19% $144.06
1992 Chevrolet G10 $114 $34.15 $79.99 19% $141.65
1985 Dodge Omni $122 $42.36 $79.99 18% $149.86
1995 Chevrolet K2500 $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1987 Nissan 300ZX $131 $51.01 $79.99 17% $158.51

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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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