Auto locksmith services in California

Need a car locksmith in California? Offering everything from 24/7 emergency car locksmith services to rekeying, ignition cylinder repairs, key fob programming, car key replacement and more, the member partners listed here on Auto Locksmiths are your number one choice.

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With over 30.8 million registered vehicles in California (Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2017 data), there’s likely to always be a need for dependable and honest car locksmiths to help solve whatever problem you may have with your vehicle. Don’t be left without access to your vehicle and call a car locksmith in California through Auto Locksmiths today.

Car locksmith services in California

Our member partners operating in California provide the following locksmith services:

  • Emergency lockout assistance
  • Key fob replacement
  • Car key duplication
  • Laser key cutting
  • Transponder key programming
  • Ignition repair and replacement
  • Vehicle lock repair and replacement
  • Broken key extraction
  • Security locks for vans & other vehicles
  • Ignition switch repair and replacement
  • Trunk unlocking

As we mostly work with independent locksmith companies, services offered may differ. We encourage you to ask your locksmith over the phone about their services and to request a free quote through Auto Locksmiths.

Frequently asked questions about car locksmiths in California

How long does it take for a 24/7 emergency car locksmith to arrive?

Most 24/7 car locksmiths in California can arrive at your location within around 30 minutes or so for an emergency lockout. Please let your locksmith know it’s an emergency. If you believe your life may be in danger, call 911 instead.

Can car locksmiths install security locks on a van or cargo truck?

Yes, many (but not all) car locksmiths provide security lock installation services for vans and other vehicles that can deter burglary attempts and better secure valuables within the vehicle.

Is a license required to operate as a car locksmith in California?

Yes. All locksmith companies and locksmith employees operating in the state of California require a license with the Bureau of Security & Investigative Services. Locksmiths that only duplicate existing keys do not need a license, but generally you should always make sure that your locksmith is fully licensed and qualified.

Emergency 24/7 auto locksmiths

No matter whether you’re in Sacramento, Los Angeles, the Bay Area, or anywhere else in California, get quick and affordable car locksmith services near you by using Auto Locksmiths today. Our vetted and approved car locksmiths cover towns and cities across all of California and can get you back on the road in no time.