With many of us using our car and house keys every single day, it’s easy to see how they can fall victim to everyday wear and tear.
If your car or van keys are broken, stuck in a lock or ignition, or your car key needs reprogramming, you’ve certainly come to the right place.
At Rated Locksmiths, we have access to over 300 professional and experienced, domestic, commercial and automotive locksmiths, who are armed with years of industry experience, enabling them to repair all the different types of keys and car keys.
If you have a car key or a house key that needs repairing, get in touch today with one of our friendly locksmiths to find out more about the many services they provide.
Broken car key problems
There are lots of reasons why your car key might need to be repaired. Here are just some of the problems that might lead you to call upon our services:
- Your car key is broken or damaged
- Your car key has broken off
- The car key has become worn
- The transponder chip in your car key can’t be read
- Your car key has snapped off whilst in the ignition
- Your car key cannot turn, or cannot be extracted
- Your car key has an intermittent fault
- The buttons are damaged
- The batteries are dead
If you experience any of these issues or faults, our car and van key technicians will be with you as quickly as possible, getting you back on the road and to your destination in no time at all.
Types of vehicle keys that we can repair
Over the years, our carefully selected team of auto locksmiths have worked with an extensive catalogue of different types of vehicle keys, as well as hundreds of vehicle models.
Perfectly in tune with the latest automotive technology and devices, our team can work with the below types of vehicle keys.
- Remote key fobs
- Van keys
- Standard car keys
- Keyless entry fobs
- Transponder keys
- Motorcycle keys
Repairing remote car key fobs
If you’ve damaged or broken the remote key fob for your vehicle, it’s important to check that it hasn’t caused further damage to the rest of your vehicle’s systems. For example, issues with car key fobs can mean you can’t open your car door, or start your vehicle engine. If this is happening, it’s highly likely that you will need your car key to be reprogrammed by an experienced automotive locksmith.
We’ll get you back on the road in no time at all
We always go that extra mile to get you back into the driving seat as quickly as possible, whether you’re parked on your driveway or you need our help at the side of the road. Come rain or shine, we will assist you in the best way we can.
If we discover that your car or van key is beyond repair, we won’t just leave you high and dry, we also offer a service where we replace your faulty key with a brand new one.
We’ll never leave you outside in the cold
It’s not just car keys that we repair. We also repair house keys and have lots of experience working with different lock types, including:Dead locks
Often found on older, more traditional doors, dead locks are morticed into the door and don’t feature a latch.Sash locks
Sash locks are morticed into the door and feature a deadbolt which locks the door. The majority of sash locks also boast a built-in latch, allowing property owners to keep their door closed without having to lock it.Rim locks
Mounted onto the surface of a door, rim locks are different as they are not morticed in the same way that other locks are.
Our team of professional and knowledgeable locksmiths also have experience working with other types of locks and stock a wide range of reputable brands including the Yale and Chubb brands.Cylinder Rim Locks
As well as handling deadlocks, sash locks, and rim locks, we also have plenty of experience when it comes to repairing cylinder rim locks (which are often called Yale locks).
Using the very latest industry leading procedures and processes, our highly skilled locksmiths always aim to go above and beyond to accommodate your needs. Call on our team when you’re locked out, you’ve lost your keys, your locks are damaged or faulty, or you’ve been the victim of a burglary, and we will be there to help you out.
Because we understand that issues with your locks can crop up at any point, we provide an efficient, reliable and cost-effective key repair service that you can call on, 24 hours a day.
Why should you call in the professionals?
For whatever reason, there’s no worse feeling than not being able to access your car or property. So, if you find yourself unable to access your home and require a key repair service, it’s definitely worthwhile calling in the professionals!
Our locksmiths are familiar with all different types of locks and can handle even the most complex locking systems. Before you try to rectify the problem yourself and potentially cause further issues, make sure you contact our pro locksmiths for help.
We’ve qualified locksmiths near you
All our locksmiths are qualified, highly professional, and reliable, meaning you can rest assured that you will receive a high-quality service that you can trust, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Why choose us?
- Competitive pricing
- 24/7 service
Do you need assistance with a key repair issue? If the answer is yes, get in touch today! Our friendly, helpful and professional locksmiths are always on hand to solve your key repair problems.