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  • Ignition barrel replacement
  • Ignition repairs
  • Mobile ignition repair in South East Melbourne
  • Ignition switch replacement
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What do ignition system repair services include?

A vehicle ignition system ignites or fires the spark plugs to start up the engine. With a damaged ignition system, an engine may stop running correctly. Further, ignition system damage could be the reason a car will not start.

Ignition system repair concerns two main parts. The first one is the ignition switch, where a driver places and turns a key to start a car. And the second main part is the electronic ignition, which powers the starter. Here’s a list of common ignition repairs you can book on Airtasker.

Ignition system assessment

If you’re not sure what’s wrong with your ignition system, a mechanic can come over to assess the issue. Afterwards, they can give you a rough quote for the repair so you can plan. Your Tasker can also help you source the materials for the best prices. When you’re ready to pay for an ignition system repair, feel free to post another request on Airtasker. You can find many experienced, rated, and reviewed mechanics on our platform. 

Spark plug replacement

Spark plugs may be small, but they are crucial to getting an engine to start. Bad spark plugs can cause difficulty in starting a car, unusual vibrations under the bonnet, increased fuel consumption, and other auto problems. These tiny parts tend to go through wear and tear over time, which is why you’ll have to replace them at some point. Spark plug replacement generally involves removing and replacing the spark plugs. Your mechanic may also inspect the engine head threads and ignition wires. Then, the mechanic will test the vehicle to make sure everything is working correctly. 

Ignition cable replacement

Faulty ignition cables can cause the same problems as bad spark plugs. For this reason, your mechanic should also check the ignition cables when replacing spark plugs. Ignition cable failure is often a result of defective parts in the surrounding area. Replacing an ignition cable is a straightforward process. Typically, your mechanic will use special testing tools to check each cable. Then, they will replace the bad cables with new ones. 

Ignition lock repair or replacement

The ignition lock is the part where you insert your key. If you’re having problems adding or removing the key from the ignition, you might have a bad ignition lock cylinder. A faulty ignition lock cylinder may also be the reason behind a car’s inability to start, a hot ignition switch, or engine shutting off during travel.  

Ignition coil replacement

Water entry or old spark plugs are common reasons for ignition coil failure. Ignition coil failure is a standard car problem, which sometimes prevents an engine from starting. A bad ignition coil can also cause engine sputtering, shaking, or misfiring. If you have a faulty ignition coil, you should get a replacement. Also, consider getting a spark plug replacement to preserve your ignition coils.

Recent Ignition Systems Repair tasks in South East Melbourne

in the ignition barrel of Nissan Maxima 350 Ti


Clayton VIC, Australia

17th Feb 2022

Key got stuck in ignition barrel of a Nissan Maxima 350 Ti. It’s a push button start but the remote ran out of battery so I had to use the backup key - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 17th Feb 2022

Need new ignition barrel for Hyundai i20 2012


Clyde North VIC, Australia

13th May 2021

Hey guys need someone to come out to Clyde North tomorrow and supply and fit an ignition barrel for my Hyundai i20 the earlier you can come the better cheers :)

Ignition Coil Replacement


Dandenong VIC, Australia

6th Feb 2020

Can someone help me supply and replace ignition coil for my 2005 Honda Accord Euro? Thanks, Dan

Car ignition


Cranbourne VIC 3977, Australia

5th Feb 2022

Car ignition lock Smith Honda accord euro car ignition key not turning

Car ignition is jammed


Dandenong North VIC, Australia

3rd Aug 2020

Somebody tried to steal my car last night by jamming something in the ignition. Hoping someone out there is able to remove it!

Brian was punctual and so professional. Did such a great job and went above and beyond to repair the damage to my car done by thieves! Was very persistent to get the job done and I am so appreciative of his time and effort.

Car ignition switch/barrel either changed or fixed


Berwick VIC, Australia

18th Jan 2019

I have a worn ignition barrel or it’s faulty at the least. Great Wall V240 dual cab 2009 It’s starting again now but I will lose all power while driving half an hour down the road, fiddle with the keys a little and it might start again or not for a bit. I don’t care if I have to start my car with a screw driver if you know how to either fix it or by pass it I’m happy with that.

Set Ignition Timing / Set Points


Clayton VIC, Australia

5th Apr 2022

Hi, I need someone who has a timing light and dwell meter. I have a 1989 Nissan Urvan 2.4 petrol (z24). I will fit new plugs, leads, cap, button, points and condenser. Just need someone to set them for me! In Clayton / Springvale area. Can be available anytime, just need it done asap.

Holden Astra 2001 ignition key barrel replacement


Mount Waverley VIC 3149, Australia

22nd May 2021

Key can rotate when inserted in keyhole, when turning key right to start the car it moves freely and back. It is not starting the car. The lights on the car dashboards are on even when removing the key from keyhole. Video of what's happening - https://drive.google.com/file/d/1k2tPQeXF6GitDUee2QHdp2Mgqu5mC0Ed/view?usp=sharing Based in Mount Waverley 3149

Toyota paseo ignition barrel replacement


Dandenong VIC, Australia

28th Feb 2020

I need a new toyota paseo 1996 ignition barrel and replace it.

Replace an ignition coil in my car


Chadstone VIC, Australia

30th Oct 2018

I need someone to replace an ignition coil in my car, which is Toyota Aurion 2007. I live in Chadstone VIC. Someone close by can do it with a good price?