Ignition Switch Replacement at your home or office in Arlington Heights.

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Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Ignition Switch Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

213

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Theodore

14 years of experience
1097 reviews
Theodore
14 years of experience
Theo was ontime and extremely courteous. He diagnosed my vintage Mercedes' problem and returned a week later. The replacement part they sent him was incorrect, so he reassembled my dashboard and waited for the correct replacement. When it arrived, he not only installed it, but followed me to a service station and then test drove the vehicle to check for other problems. I will ABSOLUTELY use Your Mechanic.com in the future to avail myself of a great mobile service. Thank you.
Excellent. Thank you.

Jay

35 years of experience
708 reviews
Jay
35 years of experience
Very awesome service. Jay was extremely pleasant and informative. Got work done quickly and he will be the first person I consider from now on when in need of a mechanic.

Chet

39 years of experience
441 reviews
Chet
39 years of experience

Pat

11 years of experience
2 reviews
Pat
11 years of experience
Patrick was courteous and Professional and able to do the work quickly with great results...

Peter

25 years of experience
86 reviews
Peter
25 years of experience
really good service. he actually got to my address early & give's me the best for my car ... put in 110% effort!!!

David

9 years of experience
167 reviews
David
9 years of experience
THE BEST !! was on time very nice and got my car up and running in no time I highly recommend him !

Raymond

13 years of experience
36 reviews
Raymond
13 years of experience
He was very professional. He did an excellent job . I am extremely pleased with his service. I would tell all my friends about him. He i Will now be my personal mechanic. Vicki

Edmar

20 years of experience
157 reviews
Edmar
20 years of experience
Great mechanic! Showed up on time, and did the work perfectly! Highly recommend.

Melvin

15 years of experience
221 reviews
Melvin
15 years of experience
GOOD MECHANIC I WOULD USE HIS SERVICE AGAIN

Whitney

37 years of experience
783 reviews
Whitney
37 years of experience
Whitney did an incredible job repairing my BMW, and I will happily recommend his service to my friends and other YourMechanic customers. When I called YourMechanic, I had no idea what was wrong with my car except that it wouldn't start. Whitney arrived within half an hour, and immediately began troubleshooting the problem. I was amazed at his fluency with all the internals, his workmanship, and his methodical approach as he ruled out the possibilities. And I loved that he explained exactly what he was doing at each step. This demystified a lot about my car, and I now feel much more qualified to do basic care/maintenance. Whitney eventually discovered that a blown fuse caused by a busted ignition was keeping electricity from reaching the fuel pump. He put in a new fuse as a temporary fix, showed me how to start the car without blowing it again, and installed the replacement ignition when it arrived a few days later. I can't overstate how happy I am with the service provided by Whitney and YourMechanic. The convenience alone is great, but Whitney's knowledge, workmanship, and positive, friendly attitude are what make me confident I will call again :) Thanks!


How much does Ignition Switch Replacement cost in Arlington Heights?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2009 Toyota Highlander $383 $303.11 $79.99 6% $410.61
2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT $169 $72.90 $95.98 16% $201.90
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty $234 $154.31 $79.99 10% $261.81
2009 Cadillac Escalade ESV $237 $157.30 $79.99 10% $264.80
2011 Lincoln Town Car $239 $159.27 $79.99 10% $266.77
2006 Ford Mustang $278 $197.94 $79.99 9% $305.44

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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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