Ignition Switch Replacement at your home or office.

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How much does Ignition Switch 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
2004 Subaru Forester $290 $220.44 $69.99 11% $327.94
2012 Toyota Corolla $341 $271.21 $69.99 9% $378.71
2015 Honda Crosstour $447 $307.01 $139.98 14% $522.01
2015 Cadillac XTS $171 $101.14 $69.99 17% $208.64
2013 Infiniti M56 $1032 $961.54 $69.99 3% $1069.04
2006 Ford Mustang $260 $189.97 $69.99 12% $297.47

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Ignition Switch Replacement Service

What is the Ignition Switch all about?

The ignition switch, located on the steering column or in the dashboard, takes the power from the battery and directs it to all the accessories and electrical components of your car. It also transfers the power to the starter when you turn the ignition key. If the starter does not receive power from the ignition key, the car will not start. When the ignition switch goes bad, your car may not start and the accessories (lights, radio, etc.) may not work. Replacing an ignition switch can be as simple as removing a few screws to access the ignition switch, or as complicated as removing the whole steering column.

Ignition Switch

Keep in mind:

  • After an ignition switch is replaced, all electrical components should be checked to ensure proper operation.

How it's done:

  • Check the condition of the ignition switch.
  • Remove and replace the ignition switch if it is bad.
  • Verify operation of electrical components.

Our recommendation:

The battery feeds power to ignition switch, so it is important for the ignition system that the battery is in good condition. Don't put too much weight on your key ring because this can damage the key and the tumbler part of the ignition switch. If there is no power inside the car (none of the electrical components are working), have the mechanic inspect the main fuses. If the fuses are good, then the mechanic should inspect the ignition switch and other electrical components.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Ignition Switch?

  • Car may not start.
  • Car starts then dies.
  • Some electrical components may not work (radio, clock, lights, etc.).

How important is this service?

The ignition switch serves to send power from the battery. When you turn your key to turn on your vehicle, the ignition switch takes power from the battery and sends it to the starter, which allows your vehicle to turn on. When you turn on any electrical components in your vehicle (such as your lights, radio, and air conditioning), the ignition switch draws power from the battery, and sends it to these electrical components to power them. When your ignition switch stops working, your starter and your electrical components have no way of drawing power from your battery. With a faulty ignition switch, you won’t be able to use your radio, lights, or air conditioning, and you won’t be able to turn on your vehicle. In extreme cases, a broken ignition switch won’t allow you to turn your vehicle off, even if you remove the key.

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Number of Reviews

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Matthew

Matthew

30 years of experience
398 reviews
Matthew
30 years of experience
Complete communications....prompt arrival....professional repair....intend to use in the future...
2005 DODGE RAM 1500 - IGNITION SWITCH - HAMPTON, VIRGINIA
Gregory

Gregory

28 years of experience
141 reviews
Gregory
28 years of experience
Easy and quick
2001 TOYOTA CAMRY - IGNITION SWITCH - LONE TREE, COLORADO
Mark

Mark

38 years of experience
38 reviews
Mark
38 years of experience
Very helpful
2007 JEEP LIBERTY - IGNITION SWITCH - WOODSTOCK, GEORGIA
Theodore

Theodore

13 years of experience
814 reviews
Theodore
13 years of experience
Honestly it's my first time ever heard of mobile car repair. I was skeptical at first about this whole ordeal, but I tried it out anyway. I'm glad that I did! The company assigned Theodore as my local mechanic to fix my inigtion switch. He's friendly, genuine, and professional. He got the job done and I'm confident in his work. Not only that the cost is cheaper than most places. I would totally use him again. Finding a right mechanic that you can trust and get the job done right is utmost crucial. I would recommend Theodore as your next mechanic! Theodore you are an awesome mechanic!
1994 ACURA INTEGRA - IGNITION SWITCH REPLACEMENT - REDMOND, WASHINGTON

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