Ignition Switch Replacement at your home or office in Lanham.

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Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Ignition Switch Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

207

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Nate

19 years of experience
90 reviews
Nate
19 years of experience
Very pleased with the service. Would definitely use it 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!
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.

Clifton

28 years of experience
195 reviews
Clifton
28 years of experience
Awesome guy, great mechanic

Scott

34 years of experience
585 reviews
Scott
34 years of experience
Scott was very diligent and professional

Richard

19 years of experience
461 reviews
Richard
19 years of experience
Richard is honest and I was very impressed by his knowledge.

Matthew

31 years of experience
618 reviews
Matthew
31 years of experience
Complete communications....prompt arrival....professional repair....intend to use in the future...

Michael

25 years of experience
224 reviews
Michael
25 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.

Melvin

15 years of experience
221 reviews
Melvin
15 years of experience
I highly recommend Melvin. Very professional, on time, and clean. I mentioned I was taking my truck on a road trip so he took extra time to look it over to make sure it was ok for the road. This was the easiest vehicle repair I have ever had. I will definitely have Melvin work on my vehicles in the future.

Aaron

20 years of experience
1 reviews
Aaron
20 years of experience
Pretty efficient and skilled. I will definitely get his service the next time I have a problem with my car...

Joel

19 years of experience
737 reviews
Joel
19 years of experience
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


How much does Ignition Switch Replacement cost in Lanham?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2013 Mazda 5 $360 $279.98 $79.99 7% $387.48
2009 Dodge Charger $199 $95.28 $103.98 15% $235.03
2011 Ford F-250 Super Duty $278 $197.94 $79.99 9% $305.44
2006 Infiniti Q45 $344 $263.82 $79.99 7% $371.32
2004 Infiniti FX45 $351 $271.24 $79.99 7% $378.74
2012 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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