Replacement Car Keys Colchester2018-07-06T07:48:39+00:00

Our Car Key Replacement Services

Are you in need of a replacement car key? You can get a replacement key today thanks to AutoLocksLTD’s same day service here in Colchester. A car lock specialist can arrive at your location anywhere in Colchester to provide assistance within half an hour or less of you contacting us. Several commercial and private car owners in Colchester have benefited from our services either to replace damaged, misplaced, or stolen keys. You can also take advantage of our service to create an extra spare key for emergency purposes.

All of our technicians at AutoLocksLTD are fully trained specialists with the necessary tools to help solve your car key problem. Regardless of the type of vehicle you are having key problems with, we can help you regain access to your vehicle and back on the road, fast. There’s also the advantage of the pocket-friendly prices of our services. Colchester car owners, more often than not, choose us over main dealers because we deliver our key replacement services faster as well as at a 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. All our technicians are trained to be able to provide replacement keys for different types of vehicle makes and models. This is how we ensure that all who require our services in Colchester are properly served.

If you’ve misplaced the keys to your vehicle we can, upon your request, open up your car and provide you with replacement keys without any damage to your car. A combination of the application of our specialised tools and non-destructive car entry techniques are what make this possible. Within half an hour of contacting us, we can arrive at your location anywhere in Colchester to develop a new key for you on the spot. Our competence and effectiveness can be noted in how happy we’ve made car owners in Colchester over the years. To get a replacement key service that will make you happy as well, talk to us today on our helpline.

24 Emergency Auto Locksmith in Colchester

AutoLocksLTD can help turn things around in the event you ever misplace or damage your car keys. Something going wrong with your car keys can mess with your schedule. But our emergency services, which are available 24/7, can provide you with a replacement car key in less than 30 minutes. This service is available regardless of where you are in Colchester, as well as to car owners on the outskirts of Colchester. 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. Call 020 8304 2852 today to explore our services.

If the brand you own isn’t on the above list There’s a high likelihood that we are capable of creating a replacement key for you.

Mobile Auto Locksmith in Colchester

Your convenience is a priority for us, so we come to you whenever you call on us for a replacement key. Regardless of where you are in Colchester, be it stuck on the road or at home, just give us your address and we can be there in 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. You can take advantage of our replacement key services at any time of the day, regardless of your location in Colchester. If it’s an emergency we can dispatch a locksmith immediately, or you can make an appointment for a time most convenient for you. Reach out to us now to speak to one of our experts.

Lost or Stolen Car Key Replacement in Colchester

We can provide you with a replacement if your car keys have been stolen or lost. We’ll go about replacing your car keys by first carefully breaking into your car, then examining the lock to craft you a new key which will be delivered to you on the spot. On the other hand, if you have a spare key, we could duplicate that to provide you with a replacement for the one you’ve lost. With our help, a missing car key is an easily solved problem.

Vehicles We Make Replacement Car Keys For

Our replacement key expertise covers a wide range of vehicles. With our level of diversity, we’ll have no problems providing you with a replacement key regardless of the kind of car you drive.

Car Brands and Models

Some of the car brands and models we commonly make replacement keys for in Colchester include:

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

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.

If the brand you own isn’t on the above list There’s a high likelihood that we are capable of creating a replacement key for you.

Vehicles types we replace Car Keys For

Your vehicle type will likely influence type of replacement key we make for you. Fortunately, we are well experienced in providing keys for a wide variety of vehicles, including: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. Such keys will be programmed by us to work seamlessly with your engine control unit.

  • Remote Keys / Car Key Fobs

    With the help of our state of the art cloning device, we can easily provide you with a secure key fob or remote key. We can deliver this service to you anywhere in Colchester within half an hour.

  • Key Cards / Slot (Dash) Keys

    We also have experts with diverse knowledge in crafting replacements for lost or stolen Key Cards / Slot (Dash) Keys.

  • 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 have a spare key for your car, we can help you make one fast and at little cost. This service is available regardless of your car model or its key type.

How much does a replacement car key cost?

Ordering a replacement key from a main dealer in Colchester can prove to be expensive. We can provide you with a replacement key at a less expensive price – up to 75% lower than what’s charged by most main dealers. 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 Colchester within less than 30 minutes of you calling us. This is just one of the reasons we are the first choice for many car owners in Colchester who require a replacement key.

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. The lock of your vehicle could be dismantled to build you a replacement key. 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. The steps from creating a replacement to programming the new key can all be completed in a matter of minutes. We are the car lock experts you can always rely on for fast and quality service.

Call us with the following information:

Simply dial 020 8304 2852 today and provide us with the following information to take advantage of our high quality key replacement services: your contact number, your location, make and model of your car, and registration number of your car.

Contact Number

Location

Make and Model

Registration Number

If the above list doesn’t contain your car brand There’s a high chance we can still provide you with a replacement key.

FAQ’s

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

We can have you behind the wheel of your car and back on the road within half an hour or less of placing a call to us.

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

After you call us, an auto lock expert from us can be with you in less than half an hour to provide you assistance.

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 engineers possess the tools and expertise to access your vehicle without even a scratch.

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

Please proceed with the following if you discover that the keys to your car have been stolen: Immediately put on a wheel lock. Call us at AutoLocksLTD to change your key locks and provide you with replacement keys. File a report about your stolen keys with the police. Contact your insurance provider. Watch out, in case the thief returns to attempt to use the key.

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

A significant number of cars manufactured since 1995 have transponder keys. Because only a transponder key that’s paired with a vehicle can work with that vehicle, the system offers better security. 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. Our transponder key programming will make it such that you don’t have to replace your car’s ECU/Immobiliser unit. Instead, we will erase the current immobiliser codes so your old key won’t work with the car but your newly paired key will.

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

By working with us instead of your main dealer, you can save up to 75% on thecost of a replacement key.

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

We can make replacement keys for various vehicle types as well as different models of popular and unpopular car brands such as:Land Rover, Mazda, Mercedes, Audi, Honda, Nissan, Volvo, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Vauxhall, Volkswagen, Volvo, BMW, Peugeot, Skoda, Ford, Skoda, Toyota, Citroen, Renault, and so on.

Can you come in the evening / weekends?

Be it day or night or weekend, we are there for you. We are available all over Colchester every hour of the day as well as every day of the week.

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

AutoLocksLTD technicians all wear uniforms when on duty so they’ll be easily identifiable. Each also possesses an AutoLocksLTD identity card.

Can you come in the evening / weekends?

We are available all over Colchester, every hour of the day as well as every day of the week. When you need us, we’ll be there.

Get in touch with us today on 020 8304 2852 for a free and accurate quote instantly. Rest assured that our services are of the highest quality and offered at the best prices.