Have you ever noticed that your key doesn't seem to fit quite right into your car door lock or ignition? One reason for this is that the teeth no longer matches up perfectly with the parts of the lock that should open and close after you insert the key.

For less worn keys, it may take a few attempts to open the car door before the key will work.

The more severe the wear, the greater the likelihood that you won't be able to open or start your car.

If you ignore the problem, the keys will continue to wear out and you could find yourself stranded somewhere and unable to get into your own vehicle.

Calling a trustworthy local auto locksmiths ensures that you never lose access to your car due to a problem with a worn or broken key.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the procedure for replacing my car keys?

You can approach this issue in one of several different ways.

You can take your set of keys to a car dealership and ask them to create a duplicate set for you.

However, you should know that this is also you most expensive option.

Car dealerships tend to charge the most for any type of service, including repairing or replacing a set of keys.

Your second and least expensive option is to try to replace your own car keys.

This will cost you the least, but it's important that you know exactly what you are doing to avoid wasting time and effort.

Your final option is to contact us to request that one of our experienced locksmiths replace your car keys for you.

Your final option, and the one that we highly recommend, is to contact us and request that we dispatch a mobile locksmith technician to your current location.

Upon arrival, he or she will create a replacement set of keys for you.

What is the advantage of working with a mobile locksmith for new car keys?

You have the added bonus of knowing that we guarantee our work.

The danger in not doing so is that you may encounter a third-party seller who provides you with defective equipment.

Buying parts to create replacement keys from an unknown seller is always a risk.

You have no guarantee as to the authenticity or quality of the parts.

Although it isn't necessary to give us a copy of your original key, it will help the process move more efficiently if you do have it.

We can easily duplicate your existing key without having to find the code from the original.

However, providing your original key only proves that you own the vehicle if it uses a fob and doesn't contain any type of metal blade.

Although this isn't necessary, it is helpful to make the key creation process go faster.

However, we can duplicate your car key even if we are unable to look for a code on your original key.

If you use a fob or keys without any type of metal blades, producing it does little more than prove you legitimately own the vehicle.

What if my original key is too damaged or I lost it?

This isn't a problem for us .

Because we always stay abreast of current technology, we don't need to have a physical copy of your key in order to replicate it.

If you discover that you have broken off part of your key in one of your car's locks or its ignition, we urge you not to try to extract it on your own.

When people without the proper equipment or training attempt to do this, it can cause additional damage to the key, lock, or ignition.

We can provide you with a replacement key after we extract your old one

However, you can depend on the skilled crew not to do this.

We operate very carefully to ensure that we only extract the key and do not harm anything else.

Unfortunately, other locksmiths can cause the same kind of damage.

Everyone in our company has in-depth knowledge about the newest types of technology and keys used in both new and older model cars.

On the rare chance that we also cause damage, we will fix it for free in addition to extracting your car key.

Although we don't expect it to happen, we promise to replace your lock or key at no charge if one of our technicians causes any type of damage to your vehicle.

We require each of our service employees to complete ongoing education to make sure that they can work with keys for any make or model of vehicle.

Although fixing it at no charge is the right thing to do, not everyone shares the same values.

We welcome you to contact us for help 24 hours a day to request help with an issue caused by someone else. Sometimes it's best just to cut your losses rather than continue arguing for fair treatment. We understand that you're upset and will do our best to save you as much time and money as possible.

Calling us can save you both time and money rather than hoping that another company will relent and fix their damage without charging you for it.

With some keys, the cracks and corrosion make it obvious that they're about to break.

Others don't give any warning at all.

We are happy to repair your key no matter how it broke. Please contact us at our 24-hour dispatch center to request assistance.

We will repair or replace the key promptly so you can get back to your everyday life.

When you consider that you typically carry several keys on a ring that may be the same shape or color, it's easy to understand how this mistake happens.

It's easy to make this mistake, especially when you have several keys on a keychain and many of them look alike.

There's never a convenient time to experience a broken ignition or door lock key. We understand it can be frustrating as well as frightening.

We are happy to provide service or wherever you happen to find yourself.

When you place a call to our company, a certified locksmith technician will arrive at your vehicle location in under 30 minutes.

Our technician will review the key damage and fix it on the spot.

We come to your exact location to assess the situation and fix it on the spot.

We repair keys that use a transponder or remote as well as traditional manual keys for any type of car, truck, van, or other type of vehicle.

Fixing a bent or warped car key

You can tell when a key is warped when it has noticeable cracks or bends.

Should this happen to you, please call us 24 hours a day and seven days a week.

As an industry leader in this State and across the country, we pride ourselves on our quality work, professionalism, and response time.

By fixing your warped key now, you can avoid the frustration of a lockout or not being able to start your car later.

We can help with lost or stolen keys

If someone has stolen your car keys or you have misplaced them, it's important to arrange for a replacement as soon as possible.

This is true even if you have an extra set of keys at home or another location since you might not be able to locate them in a timely manner.

In this situation, you need a mobile locksmith company that will come directly to your location to cut a new set of keys while you wait.

We serve you and guarantee that we will arrive no later than 30 minutes after your request for service. Our company can also program replacement transponder and key fobs or change the locks of your car upon request.

We create replacement keys for damaged vehicle locks

Certain situations, such as a minor collision with another car or someone attempting to break into your car, can make it seem like your car drives differently.

However, the actual reason the key might not work is because of damage to the locks of your cars.

It's even possible that a faulty lock damaged the key and not the other way around.

In this situation, it's critical to contact a local locksmith company that offers key duplication services.

Without question, we are never satisfied with the status quo.

There's no joy for us in being average.

Just call us. Without question, it's our desire to exceed your expectations and continue to serve as the country's leading auto locksmiths company.

Please don't hesitate to contact us at our toll-free telephone number no matter where in the United States you're presently located.

Since we are part of a nationwide network of mobile locksmiths, we can help you no matter what your location.

Remember that we are always available whenever you need us, even in the middle of the night.