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

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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
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.
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.

Honorio

17 years of experience
749 reviews
Honorio
17 years of experience
Smart and on time!!!

Derrick

18 years of experience
19 reviews
Derrick
18 years of experience
Did work quick & professionally

Nathan

27 years of experience
260 reviews
Nathan
27 years of experience
Knew what he was doing.

Joe

18 years of experience
125 reviews
Joe
18 years of experience
Fixed my car in the cold and was very kind!

John

18 years of experience
420 reviews
John
18 years of experience
John did a great job. He was very professional and courteous. Most importantly he knew what he was doing and did it in a timely manner.

Brian

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

Adrian

29 years of experience
75 reviews
Adrian
29 years of experience
Adrian is a top notch mechanic! A solid, honest, professional who does outstanding work. I hope to have Adrian as my mechanic for many years to come!

Cameron

12 years of experience
88 reviews
Cameron
12 years of experience
Good at diagnostics and explaining the problems encountered.

Joe

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


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

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
1996 Chevrolet C2500 Suburban $189 $109.17 $79.99 12% $216.67
1978 Chevrolet G10 $130 $50.20 $79.99 17% $157.70
1991 Subaru XT $143 $63.17 $79.99 16% $170.67
1969 Chevrolet Caprice $114 $34.04 $79.99 19% $141.54
1992 GMC C1500 Suburban $130 $50.35 $79.99 17% $157.85
1987 Chevrolet Camaro $123 $43.42 $79.99 18% $150.92

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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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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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