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$150.41 - $796.13

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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
2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT $156 $72.26 $83.98 22% $201.26
2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 $222 $151.89 $69.99 14% $259.39
2005 Ford Explorer $260 $189.97 $69.99 12% $297.47
2005 Lincoln LS $224 $132.76 $90.98 17% $272.51
2012 Infiniti G25 $219 $148.92 $69.99 14% $256.42
2012 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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Jason

Jason

14 years of experience
427 reviews
Jason
14 years of experience
Jason was by far the best mechanic I have deal with, after a long and frustrating experience he made my experience with your Mechanic a pleasant one he spend almost all day working on my truck and was able to get it fix, thank you Jason.
2005 CHEVROLET COLORADO - IGNITION SWITCH - GILROY, CALIFORNIA
Patrick

Patrick

30 years of experience
865 reviews
Patrick
30 years of experience
1990 CHEVROLET CAMARO - IGNITION SWITCH - LULING, TEXAS
Lee

Lee

16 years of experience
56 reviews
Lee
16 years of experience
He was great, I would book him again.
2008 FORD FOCUS - IGNITION SWITCH - MIDLOTHIAN, VIRGINIA
Michael

Michael

24 years of experience
206 reviews
Michael
24 years of experience
Michael kept in communication with me and let me know that he could arrive earlier than expected, which was great. He explained in layman's terms details about my car and was less than half of what the dealer was going to charge. Michael is a great representative of yourmechanic and I recommend him to anyone looking for a professional, timely an honest service. Best part is that he came to my house on the weekend.
2000 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE - IGNITION SWITCH - PHOENIX, ARIZONA

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