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
2011 Kia Optima $747 $667.36 $79.99 3% $774.86
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty $261 $181.08 $79.99 9% $288.58
2006 Mazda Tribute $335 $255.27 $79.99 7% $362.77
2006 Lincoln LS $241 $136.91 $103.98 12% $276.66
2004 Lincoln LS $241 $136.91 $103.98 12% $276.66
2013 Ford Mustang $273 $193.43 $79.99 9% $300.93

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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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4.8/5

Number of Reviews

180

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Joel

Joel

18 years of experience
562 reviews
Joel
18 years of experience
Chevrolet Malibu - Ignition Switch - Jacksonville, Florida
He was on time and started right away, if I ever have any issues again you bet I'll be getting Joel for the job
Hyundai Sonata - Ignition Switch - Jacksonville, Florida
Joel is very knowledgeable and was very interactive in explaining what the issue was and how he believed to resolve it. I will definitely use Joel for any car needs going forward..I highly recommend him to all.
Peter

Peter

24 years of experience
86 reviews
Peter
24 years of experience
Infiniti G35 - Ignition Switch - Fresno, California
really good service. he actually got to my address early & give's me the best for my car ... put in 110% effort!!!
Chevrolet Impala - Ignition Switch - Fresno, California
Before Peter came and worked on my car, I had no hope of getting it fixed. He told me exactly what the problem was when the dealership couldn't. I will be calling him again whenever I run into any future car problems. Thanks a lot Peter.
Jeffrey

Jeffrey

25 years of experience
747 reviews
Jeffrey
25 years of experience
Chevrolet Prizm - Ignition Switch - Charlotte, North Carolina
Very knowledgeable, explained each problem thoroughly. Such a pleasant guy. I had a great experience with this technician.
Cyrus

Cyrus

32 years of experience
67 reviews
Cyrus
32 years of experience
Chevrolet Lumina - Ignition Switch - Atlanta, Georgia
Arrived early to the appointment, was punctual and respectful. Got everything done and tested in under 30 minutes.

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