AUTOMOTIVE

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    Affordable Automotive Locksmiths in Brisbane and Ipswich

    You rely on your car to get you to and from work, home and other locations. With all you have to manage in a day, you could be distracted enough to accidentally lock your keys in your car. Should you lock yourself out of your vehicle, call Rivercity Locksmiths & Security. Our automotive locksmiths proudly serve anyone in the Brisbane area who needs our expert services.

    How Our Services Benefit You

    Our automotive experts are available 24/7, and we manage a mobile unit so we can arrive at any of the following locations quickly:

    • Acacia Ridge
    • Ashgrove
    • Bellbowrie
    • Brisbane
    • Corinda
    • Darra
    • Forest Lake
    • Fortitude Valley
    • Goodna
    • Graceville
    • Inala
    • Indooroopilly
    • Ipswich
    • Kenmore
    • Mt Ommaney
    • New Farm
    • Oxley
    • Pullenvale
    • Springfield
    • Sumner Park
    • Toowong

    Since 1999, we’ve provided residents of Brisbane and the surrounding areas with reliable automotive locksmithing services. Count on our locksmiths to arrive at your location quickly and unlock your car or make you new keys or transponder keys for your car so you can get back to your routine. You can call us now on  (07) 3278 1825 to get in touch with our mobile automotive locksmiths closest to your location.

    Automotive locksmithing services

    Rivercity Locksmiths & Security appreciates how much you rely on your private transport, which is why we offer the following services:

    • Open car and truck doors ( have you locked your keys inside  your car or lost your keys?).
    • Surf keys, ( this is a key that will only open your car, not start it and can be taken into the water or surf with you).
    • Automotive key cloning
    • Lost and stolen keys: insurance replacements available ( Have your keys been stolen, have you had your bag stolen with your keys in it, we can make new keys for your car , motorbike or truck/bus.
    • Lock and ignition repairs and replacements
    • Locks and ignition re-keys
    • Made and coded transponder keys
    • Remotes for cars and garage doors
    • Remote batteries
    • Extraction of broken keys

    We can help with all makes and models of vehicle and all types of locks and keys. Wherever you are in Brisbane, Ipswich and the surrounds, give us a call and our automotive locksmiths will meet you at home, work, outside the gym or anywhere you’re stranded, quickly.

    With one of our emergency automotive locksmiths never too far away, you needn’t ever worry. Schedule an appointment or call us with your automotive emergency today.

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    New shells & cloning

    We stock a comprehensive range of remote and car fob batteries. Creating a spare key or remote will save you hundreds of dollars, compared to the cost of a replacement key supplied by the vehicle manufacturer or dealer.

    If your car’s remote breaks, we can refit your original components & battery into a new shell. We also make ‘clones’, or copies, of any existing remotes. 

    WE CARRY & SERVICE most BRANDS

        • Nissan
        • Kia
        • Jeep
        • Honda
        • Mitsubishi
        • Mazda
        • Suzuki
        • Holden
        • Toyota
        • Ford 
        • Nissan
        • Hyundai

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    WHAT IS A TRANSPONDER KEY?

    A transponder key contains a chip to disarm a vehicle’s immobilizer, when the car key is used to start the engine. Most of the keys to cars built post 1995 contain a transponder chip. Once the car key is turned in the ignition, the engine control unit (ECU) on the car sends an electronic message to the key, this will allow the car to start only once it receives the correct message back. So, even for a simple car key without any buttons, the key must be cut correctly to turn the locks, and also programmed correctly to disarm the immobiliser. Car keys with chips can be programmed using special programmers.

    Transponder keys were produced to prevent the car from being hotwired or stolen. At Rivercity Locksmiths & Security we use the latest equipment to clone and program most transponder keys using your existing key. As automotive locksmith specialists we have the equipment and expertise to achieve this. 

    Creating a spare key will save you hundreds of dollars, compared to the cost of a Replacement Key supplied by the vehicle manufacturer or dealer if ever you lost your key. Some examples of makes of cars we can clone and make transponder keys for: Toyota, Mazda, Holden, Mitsubishi, Suzuki, Ford, Nissan, Kia, Hyundai.

    For fast and affordable automotive locksmiths, call us on 07 3278 1825 today!

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