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$130.36 - $603.21

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How much does Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement cost?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2009 Volvo S40 $325 $180.60 $143.98 13% $374.10
2010 Chevrolet Malibu $313 $216.98 $95.98 9% $345.98
2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage $274 $129.57 $143.98 15% $323.07
2014 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 $427 $283.48 $143.98 10% $476.98
2015 BMW 750i $394 $250.48 $143.98 11% $443.98
2009 Ford Mustang $170 $81.58 $87.98 15% $199.83

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Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement Service

What is the Door Lock Actuator all about?

A door lock actuator is the component in electronic door locks that is responsible for locking and unlocking the vehicle’s doors. When a button is pressed to lock or unlock a door, the door lock switch triggers the actuator. A small motor in the actuator then triggers a series of gears. The final gear is connected to a rack and pinion set of gears, which converts the rotational motion of the motor into the vertical motion necessary to lock or unlock the door.

Keep in mind:

Some modern vehicles have a complete door lock assembly which can’t be separated into individual components. These vehicles will need the entire assembly replaced, rather than just the actuator.

Our recommendation:

The door lock system shouldn’t be checked unless you notice that something is wrong. As soon as you notice your vehicle behave oddly when you lock or unlock the doors, schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Door Lock Actuator?

  • Doors won’t lock.
  • Doors won’t unlock.
  • Doors will only lock or unlock sporadically.
  • Doors make an unusual noise while locking or unlocking.
  • Car alarm goes off randomly.

How important is this service?

A door lock actuator is responsible for locking and unlocking your doors. When the door lock switch is triggered, the actuator’s motor powers a set of gears that lock or unlock your door. When the actuator stops working, there is no communication between the door lock switch and the door locks, and you’ll be unable to lock or unlock the door.

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YourMechanic Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

302

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Joseph

27 years of experience
25 reviews
Joseph
27 years of experience
Honda CR-V - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Driver Side Rear) - Sacramento, California
Joseph went above and beyond and went our of his way to fix my driver rear door lock. I felt very safe with letting him work on my car.
Honda CR-V - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Driver Side Rear) - Roseville, California
Joe was awesome! Great communication, easy to contact. Very thorough and detailed. Pointed out my oil and brake fluid wasn't topped off from a recent oil change and encouraged me to go back! Trustworthy, and provided great service. Definitely on my permanent speed dial for future mechanical needs! Thank you Joe!

Bob

28 years of experience
42 reviews
Bob
28 years of experience
Ford Escape - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Driver Side Front) - La Mesa, California
Bob showed up on time and even was able to come fix my car a day earlier. He was kind and knowledgable. I will request him again and I will recommend him to friends. Thanks Bob!
Mercedes-Benz ML350 - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Passenger Side Front) - Del Mar, California
Bob is a true mechanic and not one of the "oil change guys." Performed a difficult repair and did an excellent job.

Robert

18 years of experience
620 reviews
Robert
18 years of experience
Ford Focus - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Driver Side Front) - Denver, Colorado
Robert is very knowledgeable, friendly and professional. Recommends what future needs may be and benefits.

Gustavo

15 years of experience
44 reviews
Gustavo
15 years of experience
Honda Odyssey - Door Lock Actuator Replacement (Driver Side Front) - San Antonio, Texas
Great communication and even offered to come earlier if we were available. Polite, started immediately and finished in less than an hour! Trustworthy and in my experience this one better than any repair shop visit.

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