Table of Contents
- 1 Just Had Your Car Keys Lost Or Stolen in Swanley? Call our Mobile Auto Locksmith for Urgent Replacement Now!
- 2 The Benefits of Using AutoLocks Ltd
- 3 Losing Your Car Keys Can be Inconvenient
- 4 What Do You Do if Your Car Keys Are Stolen?
- 5 What Do You Do if You Have Lost Your Car Keys?
- 6 What Information Should You Provide When You Call our Auto Locksmith?
- 7 What Type of Vehicle Keys Can We Replace?
- 8 We Work With All Major Car Manufacturers
- 9 Why Choose AutoLocks Ltd Locksmith Services?
- 10 Trusted Reviews & Recommendations From Many Happy Customers
- 11 Guarantees
- 12 Areas We Serve
- 13 Get a Quote
- 14 FAQs
- 14.1 How much does it cost to get a key cut in Swanley?
- 14.2 Can you get a copy of a key without the key?
- 14.3 Can I get the stolen car keys erased from the car memory?
- 14.4 How long does it take to replace a key?
- 14.5 Do I need to take my car to the locksmith?
- 14.6 Are lost car keys covered by insurance?
Just Had Your Car Keys Lost Or Stolen in Swanley? Call our Mobile Auto Locksmith for Urgent Replacement Now!
AutoLocks is a professional locksmith company that has served the Swanley area for the last decade and we’re proud to have been trusted to help families and businesses in many cases of emergency.
We understand that having your keys lost or stolen can be an inconvenient situation, so you can count on us to get back out on the road again as quickly as possible using our cost-effective services.
We stock more than 1000 key-cutting machine types for replacement keys if you need it urgently. We offer 24 hours, 365 days service for those occasions when you find yourself locked out or left with a non-functional vehicle key.
The Benefits of Using AutoLocks Ltd
We will come to you
We’re a mobile automotive locksmith company that has been providing 24/7 roadside services to car owners in the area for over 10 years.
Our team of highly trained and skilled locksmiths are able to respond fast and efficiently because we have a fleet of mobile vehicles, many technicians and cover multiple zip-codes in Swanley. Because of this, we can guarantee a technician will be on their way to you within 20 minutes or less!
We have keys for most vehicle models
There are many reasons for you to choose our trusted car key replacement services. Our locksmiths carry keys for most vehicles and offer both service and repairs for vehicle keys, remote keys, transponder keys and even smart cards. We also provide emergency services for private cars, commercial vehicles and motorhomes.
We often don’t cost as much as a dealership
The only thing worse than losing car keys is losing your car because of missing car keys. We provide fast and reliable key replacement services at a much cheaper rate than a dealership. What’s more? We can do the work right now if you’re around. Hit us up!
No call-out fee
Most car key replacement businesses do charge a call-out fee. We don’t. And we never will.
autolocks covers those areas. We can be there 30 to 40 minutes and have your key replaced.
Losing Your Car Keys Can be Inconvenient
Losing your car key can be more than inconvenient. It can also be a nightmare.
Your car could be stolen too
Think your locked car is safe? Think again. Your car key could be hiding right outside your home, or on the street near where you parked as you rushed off to work. Thieves know exactly where you live and how fast you drive to work and back because they’ve done their homework.
The fact is, most people are just too trusting of others and don’t think someone would steal their car if they lost their car key. So they leave it on top of the car, in plain sight where anybody can see it.
Cost of replacing your car key may not be covered by your insurance
Insurance doesn’t always cover the cost of replacing lost or stolen car keys. There are many variables that determine whether or not a carrier will cover lost or stolen car key replacement claims.
What Do You Do if Your Car Keys Are Stolen?
Stop stolen keys being used
Millions of people have been the victim of a car key theft crime. There’s no getting around it – you need to protect your car from becoming another statistic. AutoLocks Ltd are your professional locksmiths in Swanley, offering auto lock services 24 hours a day. From key cutting to car key replacement, from cylinder replacement to vehicle unlocking. we do it all..
Reprogramme your vehicle
Reprogramming your vehicle is an effective way to prevent a road thief from stealing and using your ignition without your permission. Simply call us at AutoLock Ltd after you have notified the police, and we will arrange to come out and reprogram your car computer so that your car will not allow the engine to start. We can also provide high-security transponder keypad systems for cars that have door locks and alarm devices.
Deprogramme the stolen keys
If your vehicle keys have been stolen, it is important to de-programme the keys by qualified locksmiths like AutoLocks Ltd. This will prevent your vehicle from being paired with another transmitter.
Not a lot of people realise that the de-programming process is classed as being just as important as having the keys to your vehicle replaced. If you don’t de-programme your vehicle, or have your manufacturer do it, someone may be able to use the previously set up security code to drive straight away. And with this happening, then they will be able to drive at any time with no worries at all.
Reconfigure locks and ignition
If your car keys were stolen, you can simply reconfigure your car locks and ignition system. It’s as easy as visiting a professional locksmith, who can reconfigure your car locks and ignition system. New keys will be cut, and you’re back in business.
What Do You Do if You Have Lost Your Car Keys?
Claim on your car insurance policy
If you have lost your keys there are a few options that you can choose from and will depend on the cause. You can contact your car insurance to claim on the insurance policy or use a locksmith to help gain access to your vehicle.
Claim on a ‘key cover’ policy
A ‘key cover’ policy is not just for those whose car keys have been stolen – it’s there to help pay for the cost of replacement keys by a professional locksmith in the event you lost your car keys.
Call your breakdown service
Calling a breakdown service is one of the things you can do to minimise the damage losing your car could cause. But you will have to pay for the towing. They will often charge you a hefty price to pop your car.
Buy a new set of car keys
If you have lost your car keys, you may need to purchase a new set to keep your car operating. The average cost for one replacement key can be nearly £15, and many dealers charge an extra fee, as much as £8, for programming the key.
Get a spare car key cut
If you recently lost your car keys, you may be wondering whether it’s worthwhile to get a spare made. If anything, you may realize that it can at least secure your car while you order new ones or try to find your missing keys.
Get a new set of keys from a franchised dealer
If you lost your keys or locked them in your car, you may want to quickly think about contacting a franchised dealer and asking for help. That is because they can send to your home a professional locksmith who will remove the car keys or replace broken car keys in a jiffy and restore your peace of mind.
Find a specialist auto locksmith
You should find a professional automotive locksmith as soon as you realise that you have lost your car keys. This is because the process of replacing a new key by yourself can be highly complicated, tiresome and risky. Professional auto locksmiths are trained to be experts in handling every set of car keys which means that your vehicle will be fixed in no time.
What Information Should You Provide When You Call our Auto Locksmith?
- Postcode of where you are
- Make and model of vehicle
- Registration number of vehicle
- Vehicle identification number (VIN)
- Personal identification
We have technicians on hand to answer any queries 24 hours a day
What Type of Vehicle Keys Can We Replace?
- Standard Car Keys
- Remotes Car Keys / Electronic Chips / Key Fobs
- ‘Keyless’ Entry Fobs
- Transponder Keys
- Classic Car Keys
- Bus Keys
- Van Keys
- Truck Keys
- Caravan Keys
- Motorcycle / Motorbike Keys
- Tibbe Keys
- Valet Key
We Work With All Major Car Manufacturers
- Alfa Romeo
- Aston Martin
- David Brown
- Faraday Future
- Land Rover
- Lynk and Co
- SEAT Locksmith
Why Choose AutoLocks Ltd Locksmith Services?
We are fully registered and based in Swanley
AutoLocks Ltd is an established, fully-registered business located in Swanley, London. With over 10 years of experience in car locks and keys, we offer a full and comprehensive service to all our customers. All our work is carried out by fully trained auto locksmiths to ensure first-class attention and service to you 24 hours a day. Call now for everything from emergency Vehicle unlock service to vehicle security repairs!
We are ready to get to you in Swanley in 20 minutes or less
With our quick response time and our local presence helping customers is never a problem. We can provide service and support whenever you need it. In 20 minutes or less from the moment you call us, we are ready to get to you. Call our Auto Locks Ltd auto locksmith in Swanley today for fast, reliable service for your vehicle’s automotive locks.
We are committed to completing the job in 1 visit
We’re committed to getting the job done in one visit, and it’s never a fee unless we fix it.
We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
We provide auto lockouts and key replacement services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our friendly technicians will give you options for every step along the way, from keyless entry systems and transponder keys to remote car starters that let you start your car from a smartphone.
We carry a wide range of insurance-approved locks
At AutoLocks Ltd we use precision tools to open your car and advise you on the best course of action to prevent or minimise a break-in in future. We also carry a wide range of insurance-approved locks, so we can fix yours now, while it’s convenient for you.
Trusted Reviews & Recommendations From Many Happy Customers
utoLocks, please accept my thanks for a wonderful service. My replacement car keys were delivered today and I am very pleased with the general quality and efficiency of your service .
Our experience with your company was outstanding. From the time that we visited your factory to discuss our needs, to the delivery of our equipment, everything went according to plan. The units we received were so well built that we were most impressed with the quality of workmanship and attention to detail.
Let AutoLocks Ltd be your locksmith for all your automotive locksmith needs. Our expert technicians have the best products and services available. We can replace lost or stolen car keys, repair broken keys, rekey locks, handle lock changeovers, and much more. Our customers fully trust our expertise because we come from a background of being master lock technicians. We have a wealth of knowledge and experience on many levels and branches of the industry.
Areas We Serve
Get a Quote
AutoLocks is a car locksmith company in and around Swanley, South East London serving Swanley and the surrounding areas. In case you lose your car keys or need an emergency lockout service, phone us on 07946705894 or fill our form online for a free quote today.