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Find an auto locksmith near you to help with lost car keys, provide replacement car keys, repair car keys and help if you are locked out of your car. An auto locksmith approved by MLA who specialises in Auto Locksmith Services deals with locks & keys for all types of vehicles such as cars, vans, trucks, motorcycle etc…
I’ve Lost my Car Keys – If you were to lose your keys to your car/motorbike/van, or if for example a vehicle you purchased only had one set of keys, then an auto locksmith can replace lost car keys fast.
They will also be able to prevent your lost key from being used by removing it from the motor vehicle’s database so it will no longer start the car.
Car Key Cutting / Car Key Programming – With the increasingly complex electronics that are in today’s vehicles it’s no longer just a case of cutting keys, but chips have to be programmed to ensure that the motor vehicle works.
Can cut replacement keys
Can cut all types of vehicle keys – Has the necessary equipment to provide a replacement set for your standard car key to a motorbike, van and truck keys and are often far the cheapest way of a getting spare set cut.
To find out the cheapest way to get replacement car keys click here we also tell you what the quickest option is.
Locked out of my car – If your car keys are locked inside your vehicle, an MLA approved locksmith can open your vehicle via picking the lock, which is a skill that only a trained locksmith can do.
An auto car locksmith will have the skills to gain entry to any make of car/vehicle without damaging the lock.
Car Key Repairs – Any number of factors could have occurred to damage your vehicles keys, an auto locksmith can repair all types of car keys from remote key fobs to transponder keys, they can even fix car key buttons on your remote.
Car Lock Repairs – If you have a broken or damaged car door lock, a faulty latch or your bonnet lock is faulty a car locksmith will also be able to help either fix the fault car lock or fit a new one.
Key stuck in ignition or keys won’t turn – If your keys have snapped or stuck in the ignition to your vehicle, then a vehicle locksmith can help by removing the key and then repairing or replacing the ignition that caused the problem.
Keys stuck in the bonnet or car door – again should this happen the locksmith can either take out your key or recut a spare key for you.
Most auto locksmiths operate an mobile emergency service and a 24-hour call out due to the nature of work involved, most jobs are urgent.
If you have lost your car keys or need to open your vehicle in an emergency they will:
There is NO regulation in the locksmithing industry – this means an auto locksmith can charge as they wish.
The price depends on:
We advise getting at least three quotes from different auto locksmiths.
Call Out Charge – We also recommend checking if there’s a call out charge, and what that charge includes.
An auto locksmith can work with other vehicle types, not just cars.
From lost vehicle keys to being locked out of your van or truck.
Other vehicle types include:
Do you require expert advice on securing your vehicle? an MLA approved auto locksmith who are experts in van security locks & fitting can give help on commercial vehicle security
Does your vehicle have slam locks fitted? these automatically lock and secures a vehicle once the door has been shut.
Some also specialise in repairing and fitting immobilisers, a fitted immobiliser will prevent theft of a vehicle.
Make sure you look out for Sold Secure approval on vehicle security products.
To protect against theft of motorcycles & mopeds, a locksmith can supply and fit (where necessary), security products such as:
Please read our motorcycle security advice page where we cover the 3 best ways to protect a motorbike, scooter or moped from being stolen.
We also recommend reading the Met Police Motorcycle security page.
Auto locksmiths approved by the Master Locksmiths Association are Vetted, Inspected & Qualified.
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