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Broken Car Key Extraction

Don't let a broken car key ruin your day, our locksmiths are experts in broken key extraction and can safely remove the broken piece from your car's lock without causing any damage.

Broken car key extraction is a service that we offer if a cars key becomes stuck or breaks off inside the ignition or door lock of a vehicle. This can be a frustrating and stressful situation, but we have the tools and expertise to safely and efficiently remove the broken key and get you back on the road.

One of the most common causes of broken car keys is wear and tear over time. As keys are inserted and turned in the ignition or door lock, the metal can become weak and eventually break. Other factors such as extreme temperatures, rust, and improper use can contribute to key breakage.

When a car key breaks, it is important not to try to remove it yourself as this can cause further damage to the ignition or lock and make it more difficult for a locksmith to extract the key. Instead, it is best to call a professional locksmith who has the specialized tools and experience to extract the key without causing any further damage to your vehicle.

The process of broken car key extraction typically involves the use of a specialized tool, such as a broken key extractor, to grip the broken key and remove it from the ignition or lock. In some cases, we may need to disassemble the ignition or lock in order to access and remove the broken key.

Once the key has been removed, we will be able to make a new key for your vehicle or repair the ignition or lock if necessary. If the key was a transponder key, we may also need to program the new key to work with your vehicle's immobilizer system.

It is important to note that some newer vehicles may have advanced security systems that requires a specialized tools and training to extract the key and program a new one.

In summary, a broken car key can be a frustrating and stressful situation, but give us a call so we can safely and efficiently extract the broken key and get you back on the road. Click or call for assistance with broken car key extraction and any other automotive locksmith needs.

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