Ignition Switch Replacement at your home or office in Belmont.

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YourMechanic Ignition Switch Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

203

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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!
Called befor his arrival. Troubleshot our problem in minutes. Parts he had were not needed, but told us if we had any further problems, he'd come back and do an ignition switch replacement for us, no problem.

Rocco

20 years of experience
303 reviews
Rocco
20 years of experience
Rocco did a great job, right to the point and a very personable guy. He was on time, great communication and answered all my questions. The problem wasn't fully resolved, but no fault of Rocco's. I would recommend Rocco all day long.

Paul

17 years of experience
195 reviews
Paul
17 years of experience
Early fast and got the job done

Ira

10 years of experience
34 reviews
Ira
10 years of experience
We still need a module and wish he would call us.

Rodrigo

11 years of experience
121 reviews
Rodrigo
11 years of experience
Excellent work ethic very methodical. Job well done very happy.

Lee

17 years of experience
86 reviews
Lee
17 years of experience
He was great, I would book him again.

Peter

34 years of experience
346 reviews
Peter
34 years of experience
very nice

Chris

14 years of experience
122 reviews
Chris
14 years of experience
He came, did his job and left! Very professional, cool guy.

Tyrone

9 years of experience
421 reviews
Tyrone
9 years of experience
I would use Tyrone for my next project, I have already recommended his services to a couple friends. Great job!

Choeun

13 years of experience
181 reviews
Choeun
13 years of experience
Great guy! I trust him with my car 1000 percent!!!


How much does Ignition Switch Replacement cost in Belmont?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2014 Ford C-Max $220 $139.94 $79.99 11% $247.44
2004 Dodge Sprinter 2500 $229 $149.41 $79.99 10% $256.91
2015 GMC Sierra 2500 HD $269 $188.78 $79.99 9% $296.28
2015 Cadillac CTS $589 $508.54 $79.99 4% $616.04
2008 Lexus RX400h $358 $277.81 $79.99 7% $385.31
2004 Dodge Viper $235 $154.91 $79.99 10% $262.41

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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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