It usually causes frustration when you become locked out of your car. This is a surprisingly regular occurrence. The best decision you can make when you’re locked out of your car is to contact a specialist who’ll help you regain access to your vehicle.

Should you ever find yourself in a situation where;

  • you have locked your car key inside the car
  • you have lost your car key
  • you have a damaged or broken your car key
  • your car door latch is stuck and can’t open
  • you have a broken door lock; you can search auto locksmiths near me on Google to find a list of reputable locksmiths that can help you regain access to your car. If you’re in the Northwest region of the UK, RJA Locksmithing Ltd are highly reliable, experts who can reach your location swiftly.


Once we arrive at your location, we employ various methods to open your car door. For a professional auto locksmith, a non-destructive method is usually the very first option. Please understand that the method used is determined by your situation.

Here are various techniques, these specialists use:


  1. Picking the lock

When our trained auto locksmiths reach you, they could try picking a car lock. These are experts who have trained on various picking methods. Their experience in picking locks also help them do a great job at ensuring no damage is done to your car lock. You can then get your keys from inside the car or boot and drive to your destination.


At times you may have a faulty lock, an auto locksmith may be able to pick your car and get you back on the road in no time. For broken keys, you might get reliable locksmiths who after picking your car lock, will offer ways to replace the broken key.


  1. Using hooks, Slim jim and other tools

Our auto locksmiths are skilled and experienced in using a variety of tools to unlock your car in the absence of car keys. It might look simple to insert a slim jim between the glass and the weather stripping of a car but many people experience real challenges while doing so. It is actually simpler and more reassuring to have an auto locksmith do it. These are well trained and versed and will ensure the electrical system or airbags are not disabled or damaged. Auto locksmiths are familiar with many cars and their lock systems which allow peace of mind while unlocking your car.


  1. Using key analyser

Modern vehicles feature modern locking systems. Knowledgeable locksmiths are already familiar with these modern systems. You can contact these experts who use code analysers to determine your car lock’s electrical resistance.


An auto locksmith can use a mechanical code key cutter to duplicate a car’s lock key to help you open it.


  1. Using a broken key extractor

If you ever get your car key broken in the lock, you can request the expertise of locksmiths. You may find an expert who knows how to use the broken key extractor to remove the key in a non-destructive way. A locksmith can then duplicate your car key for you and you can access and drive your car.


These are some of the most common ways an auto locksmith can open your vehicle. Should you ever find yourself locked out of your car, do not hesitate to search auto locksmiths near me to find RJA Locksmiths.


If you contact us at RJA Locksmithing Ltd, our very personable experts will enquire about your car and locking systems. Our auto locksmiths will then get ready to be able to

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