Car Locksmith Dublin
Our emergency mobile locksmith are available for roadside assistance for replacement car keys throughout Dublin. We have extensive Auto Locksmith experience with vehicle entry, cutting car keys, replacement car keys and transponder key programming for all makes and models of vehicles on the road. If you require emergency assistance our fully trained and experienced car locksmith will have you back on the road in no time.
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Car Key Replacement
Vehicle security has dramatically improved in recent years and changed within the last ten, Whilst this is great news for car owners it can spell bad news for motorists when they lose their remote fobs or car keys. Waiting for main dealers to replace keys can take time and sometimes up to a week and can be very costly. For this reason we have invested heavily in specialist decoding machinery that enables us to cut and program new keys for the majority of cars at the roadside saving you on recovery charges to get your car to the main dealer.
Our experienced car locksmiths can have your car open and a replacement key made in the shortest possible time, with no fuss and no damage what so ever to your vehicle.
Engine Control Unit
Engine Control Unit repairs are not something in which all locksmiths or Auto locksmiths can do. A main dealer will no doubt charge an arm and a leg in order to provide this service, however we have the know how and we can do it at a fraction of the cost. We deal are types of makes and models of car manufactures, we have an experienced team available to help facilitate with all your EUR repair requirements. An ECU repair can be performed at a fraction of the main dealer cost. We have the diagnostic tools and experience to repair all types of ECU problems. We are experienced and qualified vehicle electronic specialists.
EEPROM Auto Locksmith
In todays world auto locksmiths encounter many different variety of vehicle related issues. One of the most common customer problems are know to be lost keys, an immobilizer or problematic ECU (Engine Control Unit). Regardless of the make or model of the vehicle in order to help solve the problem the auto locksmith must be able to retrieve key security information or reprogram the memory chip inside the vehicle (immobilizer or ECU). The part of the vehicle that stores the key data is called an EEPROM. EEPROM stands for “E”lectrically “E”rasable “P”rogrammable “R”ead “O”nly “M”emory. This is a memory technology which has a unique characteristic; it does not loose its data when power is removed. In most occasions an auto locksmith would usually have one of two procedures to preform to resolve or replace your car keys; REFLASHING or EEPROM WORK.
REFLASHING – Reflashing is a proven technique where a vehicle immobilizer is programmed with a special file which restores the EEPROM to the original factory values After reflashing and reinstallation, the vehicle will be in “learn mode” and able to accept new keys. Reflashing is commonly used on Toyota, Lexus, Honda and Acura vehicles.
EEPROM WORK – EEPROM work is a term used by an auto locksmiths to describe working with the data stored in the eeprom itself to create or add keys. Unlike reflashing, this technique applies to a wide variety of vehicles.