Damaged Key Removal, Professional Locksmith Services
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Did you accidentally break your key off in the door or ignition cylinder? If your key is damaged and stuck in the lock, you will need damaged key removal service right now. Locksmith Menlo Park offers a wide range of services including commercial, residential and automotive assistance. When a key breaks inside the lock cylinder it’s a very unfortunate situation. Luckily, there are professionals that can help you quickly.
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When a key got damaged inside the ignition cylinder there is a chance that you may have to replace the entire ignition. Hopefully, this will not be the case. If the key broke off close to the outside area, then there is a good chance you will not need to replace it. The locksmith will be able to use a damaged key removal tool to get the broken key out of the cylinder. If the key piece is further inside the cylinder, then you may need to replace it. Depending on the amount of force that occurs when the key breaks, may cause internal damage. This is another factor to determine if the ignition needs to be replaced.
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Extraction of a Broken Key
If the key broke inside the door lock cylinder there is a good chance that the lock will not have to be replaced. The locksmith will lubricate the lock to ensure the piece slides out easily and causes no damage to the lock. The lock cylinder will only need replacement if there was damage when the piece broke inside it. Regardless if the key broke inside the door lock or in the ignition, the process is fairly simple and only takes around 20 minutes to complete. One very important thing to remember in this situation. Never try to start your car or remove the key piece yourself. You can cause additional damage that will cost you more time and money.
If you lost or damaged your house keys, we can help you there too. Sometimes the teeth of the keys wear down too much to properly work. This is a natural occurrence, because we use these keys all the time. We will suggest to rekey the entire home, because you do not want a stranger to find your lost key and gain access to your house. This is an easy fix and won’t take much time. Rekeying just requires us to rearrange the pins in the locks to match the new keys.
So, whenever you need of damaged key removal service, call Locksmith Menlo Park. And we will be at your service right away.
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