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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

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Cognac

18 years of experience
73 reviews
Cognac
18 years of experience
Mr. Cognac was on time, professional and fixed my car in no time. Great!

Thomas

11 years of experience
14 reviews
Thomas
11 years of experience
Great job. Would definitely recommend to friends!

Abdul

9 years of experience
408 reviews
Abdul
9 years of experience
It was good thanks

James

19 years of experience
51 reviews
James
19 years of experience
Great experience

Manuel

13 years of experience
60 reviews
Manuel
13 years of experience
Guy made it happen for me went above and beyond

Lucas

19 years of experience
841 reviews
Lucas
19 years of experience
Lucas has done a couple of jobs for me. He was able to verify that the starter I had bought would fit my car, then he went to work and was done before the allotted time frame was up. He was a little late, but hey, LA traffic is terrible.

Dan

37 years of experience
730 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
Unfortunately my husband and I were both at work when we had Dan come and work on our 19 year old daughter's car. My daughter had nothing but nice things to say about him. He was professional, courteous, and quick with the repair. He even brought the car into the driveway for her. The price was just as expected, no hidden fees. I am recommending your service to all that need a auto repair person!!

Rocco

20 years of experience
302 reviews
Rocco
20 years of experience
Great job.

Eduardo

17 years of experience
336 reviews
Eduardo
17 years of experience
Great service

Aaron

27 years of experience
89 reviews
Aaron
27 years of experience
Aaron was fantastic! He arrived on time, worked quickly and efficiently, made sure all my questions were answered and my concerns were met. He got my car up and running so quickly, and it was done all on my schedule and in the comfort of my own home. I HIGHLY recommend Aaron!


How much does Car Starter Repair cost in Collierville?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2011 Jeep Liberty $300 $220.08 $79.99 8% $327.58
2010 Ford E-150 $292 $212.47 $79.99 8% $319.97
2014 Fiat 500 $335 $223.24 $111.98 10% $373.74
2012 Acura MDX $365 $276.73 $87.98 7% $394.98
2015 Cadillac CTS $370 $257.98 $111.98 9% $408.48
2004 Jaguar S-Type $327 $247.48 $79.99 7% $354.98

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Car Starter Repair Service

What's a car starter motor and how does it work?

The starter motor is a powerful, compact electric motor that will turn a car’s engine over at about 200 RPM in order to start the engine. The starter is at the terminus of a circuit that includes the battery, the ignition switch, a neutral safety switch, relays and fuses.

When you turn the ignition key to start, or press the start button in some vehicles, the starter circuit is completed and the starter will run. Most starters have a small pinion gear that engages a larger ring gear on the flywheel when the starter is powered on. The pinion gear turns the engine flywheel at about 200 RPM. Since the flywheel is directly connected to the crankshaft, all engine components will then turn in sync and the engine starts.

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When to replace the starter?

Starters are relatively durable but most will eventually fail in one or more of the following ways:

  • Intermittent operation of the starter. Starters can develop bad spots on the armature which will cause intermittent operation. This causes the starter to work sometimes and other times when you turn the key nothing happens.
  • Starter turns too slowly. Internal electrical and mechanical faults can cause the starter to draw too much current and in some cases the current drawn will exceed what the battery can supply. A consequence is the engine may not start as rapidly.
  • Unusual noises on starting. If you hear any type of grinding or other unusual noise while starting the engine, that should be investigated as the noise could reflect an internal starter failure or the noise could be due to pinion gear failure or flywheel ring gear damage.
  • Starter doesn’t function when turning the key. In some cases, the first symptom of a starter malfunction is a complete failure of the starter motor. This happens when you turn the ignition key to start the car, the starter motor does not function at all.

How do mechanics repair the starter?

  • If the starter is determined to be faulty, the battery must be disconnected prior to commencing any work. Once the battery is disconnected, the wiring to the starter is disconnected.
  • Starters are bolted to the engine block or the transmission case. Generally, there are two bolts. The procedure to access the starter varies across car models and can require removal, or lowering, of other vehicle components.
  • Once the starter is removed and a new starter is installed, the mounting bolts are tightened to the OEM factory torque specifications, the electrical connections are cleaned and re-attached to the starter and the starter is tested to confirm normal operation.

Is it safe to drive with a starter problem?

Once a vehicle engine is running, the starter is not in use. However, if you know that the starter is malfunctioning or working intermittently, you may be left stranded if you turn the engine off and the starter doesn’t function when restarting the engine. Should you know or suspect a problem with the starter, it is best to have the problem repaired to avoid being left stranded.

When replacing a faulty starter keep in mind:

  • Prior to replacing the starter, simple diagnostic tests should be performed to ensure that the problem is a faulty starter versus a weak battery, faulty neutral start switch, or other faulty electrical component in the starter motor circuit.
  • Starters draw large amounts of current from the battery, much more than any other electrically powered device in your car. This makes it important that the electrical connections to the battery are inspected, cleaned, and tightened as necessary. Cables to the starter should also be inspected for corrosion and replaced as needed.

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