Ignition Switch Replacement at your home or office in Alexandria.

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YourMechanic Ignition Switch Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

203

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Scott

34 years of experience
574 reviews
Scott
34 years of experience
Scott was awesome. Very personable, knowledgeable and quick. Will definitely ask for him again!
Scott was very diligent and professional

Nolan

28 years of experience
27 reviews
Nolan
28 years of experience
Professional and very knowledgeable about the auto technician trade.

Troy

38 years of experience
103 reviews
Troy
38 years of experience
Nice, funny, efficient.

Chris

14 years of experience
122 reviews
Chris
14 years of experience
Chris was great. Showed up early and while he was not able to fix the problem, he did let me know what the problem was. He also provided notes for me to give to the dealership/mechanic. One thing to note, I would make sure that you are ok with the non-broken parts being installed. I did not know that Chris would be installing parts that were not needing to be replaced and therefore billed for them until it was too late.

Bryce

14 years of experience
26 reviews
Bryce
14 years of experience

Michael

36 years of experience
83 reviews
Michael
36 years of experience
Service was a very smooth process.. Thanks again.

Evan

12 years of experience
4 reviews
Evan
12 years of experience
Good job, straight shooter

Melvin

12 years of experience
157 reviews
Melvin
12 years of experience
Very friendly and did very thorough job. Melvin called upon appointment first being booked to discuss what would be done and made suggestions that were 100% correct. Will definitely book Melvin again if needed.

Rey

23 years of experience
103 reviews
Rey
23 years of experience
STELLAR!!!!! Why can't everyone be like your company and Rey?????!!!! The best thing ever to happen to car repair! You guys are the BEST! I am so grateful to your service1 Can't say enough...A+A+A+ When something goes wrong with the car, it is such a DRAG! You made it so easy. I am happy to promote you any way I can...you are a Godsend! Feel fee to give my phone number or whatever as a reference. Thanks you so much, Karla Dancy. Agoura Hills CA

Charles

25 years of experience
22 reviews
Charles
25 years of experience


How much does Ignition Switch Replacement cost in Alexandria?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2014 Ford Escape $220 $139.94 $79.99 11% $247.44
2004 Pontiac Grand Am $397 $300.96 $95.98 7% $429.96
2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 $237 $156.78 $79.99 10% $264.28
2009 Cadillac Escalade ESV $237 $156.78 $79.99 10% $264.28
2006 Cadillac CTS $254 $173.93 $79.99 9% $281.43
2006 Chevrolet Corvette $192 $111.85 $79.99 12% $219.35

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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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How can we help?

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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