Replacement Car Keys Chelmsford2018-07-06T07:36:53+00:00

Our Car Key Replacement Services

Is your car key lost or stolen? A replacement key can be delivered to you anywhere in Chelmsford in a matter of minutes thanks to our services at AutoLocksLTD. A car lock specialist can arrive at your location anywhere in Chelmsford to provide assistance within half an hour or less of you contacting us. Over the years, Chelmsford’s private and commercial vehicle owners have benefited from our key replacement services when their car keys become misplaced or damaged. We can also provide spare keys for your vehicle which can eventually prove to be a lifesaver.

All of our technicians at AutoLocksLTD are fully trained specialists with the necessary tools to help solve your car key problem. Our services are fast and reliable, and they cover a wide variety of vehicle makes and models. Our services at AutoLocksLTD are also competitively priced. Many Chelmsford residents choose us over main car dealers not only because we deliver a replacement key faster, but also because we deliver at a far lower price. Dial 020 8304 2852now for a free quote or to get started on a car key replacement service.

Expert & Professional


When being served by AutoLocksLTD, you can expect quality services to be delivered with utmost politeness by our specially trained technicians. Each technician is capable of providing a replacement key for different car types and models, including yours. This way, no matter what type of vehicle you own, we can effectively provide you with a fully functional replacement key.

If your keys are missing, we can have your car opened and provide you with a new set of keys without causing any damage to your vehicle. This is possible thanks to the expert application of our specialised tools and non-destructive techniques. Within 30 minutes of placing a call to us, we can be with you in any location in Chelmsford to create you a replacement key on the spot. The number of Chelmsford car owners that have benefited from our services over the years is a clear indication of our service quality. To benefit from our key replacement services as well, all you need to do is get in touch with us via our helpline.

24 Emergency Auto Locksmith in Chelmsford

AutoLocksLTD is always available to help save you in the event that your car key gets lost or is damaged. Problems with your car keys can really hamper your day. But our emergency services, which are available 24/7, can provide you with a replacement car key in less than 30 minutes. We offer this service in all parts of Chelmsford including in some outskirt towns. Asidefrom our service being available all year round, we promise that it’s also fairly priced so you can get the help you need without paying more than necessary. If you don’t believe us, give us a try by dialling 020 8304 2852 now

If the brand you own isn’t on the above list The probability is high that we can still deliver replacement keys for your vehicle.

Mobile Auto Locksmith in Chelmsford

Because we want your experience of getting a replacement key to be as comfortable as possible, we will come to your location to deliver the service. After you provide us with your Chelmsford location, we can be there to provide you with a replacement key within 30 minutes or less. Our state of the art mobile equipment gives us the ability to break into your car without causing damage and create a new replacement key on the spot.

Our speed and specialised skills will ensure that you don’t pay more than necessary to regain access to your vehicle. We can provide you with our mobile replacement car key services on any day and at any hour, anywhere in Chelmsford. We can be with you at a time most convenient for you, or we can show up within half an hour if you require emergency services. Give us a call now to arrange an appointment.

Lost or Stolen Car Key Replacement in Chelmsford

In the event your car keys have been stolen or misplaced, you can get a replacement from us, fast. Our process of providing you with a replacement key simply involves safely entering your car to examine the lock, after which we will craft a new key on the spot and place it in your hands. And if you possess a spare key, we could quickly duplicate that to create a replacement. With our assistance, a lost or stolen car key is an easily remedied situation.

Vehicles We Make Replacement Car Keys For

Over the years, we have provided replacement keys for a diverse range of vehicles. Our diverse knowledge ensures that we can always provide you a replacement key no matter the sort of car you drive.

Car Brands and Models

We’ve helped clients in Chelmsford with the following car brands:

  • Fiat
  • Ford
  • Honda
  • Nissan
  • Peugeot
  • Skoda
  • Toyota
  • Vauxhall
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo
  • LandRover
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes
  • AlfaRomeo
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Citroen

If the above list doesn’t contain your car brand We can probably still provide the replacement car keys you need.

If the brand you own isn’t on the above list Chances are high that we can still provide you with the replacement key you need.

Vehicles types we replace Car Keys For

Your vehicle type will likely influence type of replacement key we make for you. Fortunately, we’ve worked with a wide selection of private and commercial vehicles, such as cars, vans, lorries, HGVs, trucks, and others.

Car key types we replace

Our experience covers not just a variety of vehicle types but also major car key types including basic keys, keys with transponders, remote key fobs, key cards, and proximity keys.

  • Basic Keys

    This type of key is common among older models of cars and consists of a simple key for the ignition as well as for locking and unlocking the car.

  • Keys with Transponders and Key programming

    Newer vehicle models generally have keys with transponders, and we can provide you with a replacement if needed. The replacement key will be paired by us to your vehicle’s engine control unit to ensure it works perfectly.

  • Remote Keys / Car Key Fobs

    We can clone and provide you with a new remote key or car key fob that works securely with your car. This service can be provided to you fast, regardless of your location in Chelmsford.

  • Key Cards / Slot (Dash) Keys

    We are also very experienced with working with Key Cards / Slot (Dash) Keys for various vehicle brands.

  • Proximity Keys

    This type of key allows you lock or unlock your car conveniently via a remote system. We can easily deliver you a new proximity key that’s perfectly paired to your vehicle.

  • Spare Car Keys

    Having a spare key for your car can really come in handy in the event you lose or damage your regular key. It is for this reason we advise that you always have at least one spare of your car’s key. If you don’t already own a spare key for your car, we can make one for you quickly and inexpensively. This service is available for all car key types.

How much does a replacement car key cost?

Ordering a replacement key from a main dealer in Chelmsford can prove to be expensive. You can instead opt to get your replacement key from us at a far lower price – up to 75% lower than what’s charged by a main dealer. Depending on your car’s key type, you may not spend more than £80 when you opt for our service.

30minute response or less

An AutoLocksLTD locksmith can arrive at your location in Chelmsford within less than 30 minutes of you calling us. You never need to look further than us when you need a replacement key fast.

Car key replacement and programming while you wait

A number of private and commercial car owners in a variety of instances have benefited from our key replacement services. There’s the option of taking apart the lock of your vehicle and building a new key from there. Or, we can simply duplicate and clone a spare key if you have one. We will also program the key in order to ensure it works perfectly with your vehicle’s immobiliser. Creating a replacement and programming it takes little to no time with our experts, and you can have a fully functional key in your hand in minutes. No need to ever look beyond AutoLocksLTD for a reliable and fast service.

Call us with the following information:

Call us now on 020 8304 2852 and provide us with the following information to access our high quality key replacement services today: your location, make and model of your car, your contact number, as well as registration number of your car.

Contact Number

Location

Make and Model

Registration Number

If the car brand you drive is not one of the aforementioned. Chances are high that we can still provide you with the replacement key you need.

FAQ’s

How long will it take until I am back on the road?

AutoLocksLTD can provide you with a new and fully functional key and have you back on the road within thirty minutes or less regardless of your location in or around Chelmsford.

I’ve lost my car keys and I’m in a rush, how quickly can you help me?

If you’ve lost your car keys in Chelmsford, we can be with you in 15-30 minutes to provide you with a replacement set.

Will my car be damaged in the process of retrieving my keys?

We promise that your car is good hands when working with AutoLocksLTD. Our years of experience and state of the art tools make it easy for us to enter your locked car without any damage.

My car keys have been stolen, what should I do?

You should promptly carry out the following if you believe your car keys have been stolen: Engage a wheel lock on your car. Replace your key locks and get new keys by contacting us. Be sure to let the police know about your stolen car keys. Your insurance provider should also be notified about the theft. Watch out for the thief’s return, probably to use the stolen key.

I spoke to my main dealer and they said I need a replacement ECU/Immobiliser, why?

Most vehicles created after 1995 come with transponder keys. Transponder keys offer a heightened security feature by ensuring that only a key paired with the car can be used to start the car. In the event that you lose your transponder key, we possess the expertise and specialised tools to help you create and program a new transponder key that’ll be paired with your engine. A car key programming service from us ensures that there’s no need to replace your vehicle’s ECU/Immobiliser. This is because we’ll simply switch out the existing immobiliser codes and pair your new keys and transponder units to your vehicle’s engine control unit based on the new codes.

Will you be cheaper than going back to the main dealer?

Using us to replace your stolen or misplaced car key can save you up to 75% in costs compared to what a main dealer could charge you for the same service.

Can you provide new keys for all vehicle makes and models?

At AutoLocksLTD, we have helped Chelmsford residents with cars from high end brands to regular brands including Fiat, Vauxhall, Volkswagen, Volvo, BMW, Peugeot, Skoda, Ford, Skoda, Toyota, Land Rover, Mazda, Mercedes, Alfa Romeo, Audi, Honda, Nissan, Volvo, Citroen, Renault, and more.

Can you come in the evening / weekends?

Be it day or night or weekend, we are there for you. Our engineers are at your service every day of the week and all year round, all over Chelmsford.

If you’re fixing my car keys at the roadside how will I know it’s you?

Every member of our team wears a branded uniform when on duty to make them easily identifiable. They also carry AutoLocksLTD identity cards.

Can you come in the evening / weekends?

We are available all over Chelmsford, every hour of the day as well as every day of the week. Whenever you require our service, we’ll be there for you.

We are available around the clock on 020 8304 2852 for a free, instant, and accurate quote. Rest assured that our services are of the highest quality and offered at the best prices.