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Mobile mechanic serving London, 38 years of experience

I am a time served Vehicle Technician serving a Four Year Apprenticeship with Mercedes Benz. And earning various qualifications over a period of seven years My Qualifications are as follows.City & Guilds par...

936 Reviews

Garage serving London, 14 years of experience

I have 8 years of experience in the automotive repair industry. I did my apprenticeship at a garage in London and have done mechanical work ever since. I worked at a garage for a few years after the apprenti...

180 Reviews

Garage in London, 18 years of experience

Our Services​ ​- Complete Computer Diagnostics - Complete Safety Analysis - Rideability Problems - Tune - ups - Oil Changes - Tyres - Brake repair specialist - exhaust systems -Suspensions

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Garage in London, 30 years of experience

We provide MOT tests, servicing and car repairs on all makes and models in Enfield and surrounding areas. Catering for customers in Enfield, Cheshunt, Barnet and Southgate, we offer quality car servicing and...

4 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in London, 20 years of experience

Hi, I have worked on cars since I was 3-4 years old around my Father, then I bought my own car in 2004, by then I have graduated Auto Mechanic Electrician with studying and practice in Dealer Garage. Since t...

10 Reviews

Garage in London, 9 years of experience

Qwikfix Mobile mechanics Ltd operate as mobile mechanics, bringing the garage to wherever you are, at a time most convenient for you and at reasonable price! We carry out the following works (and more!): -P...

12 Reviews

Garage in London, 8 years of experience

Worked in various establishments such as; Serks motorwork, Japanese and German car speaialist, Endless, BMW specialist, Burhan Motors, General car mechanic, gearbox specialist. I have also assisted other b...

43 Reviews

Garage in London, 15 years of experience

I have been working as mechanic from the age of 16 started apprenticeship with ford trust dealership for two years then Bmw dealership and become level 3 technician after 5 years I then joined my family b...

29 Reviews

Garage in London, 5 years of experience

Welcome I have been in the auto trade for 5 years buying, selling and repairing vehicles. We specialise in vehicle diagnostics, pre-mot inspections, pre-purchase inspection and all vehicles maintenance repai...

10 Reviews

Garage in London, 7 years of experience

Welcome to OOOCARS, your go-to mechanical garage nestled in North West London. With a collective expertise spanning over 50 years, our seasoned team is geared up to tackle a wide array of automotive challeng...

38 Reviews

Garage in London, 7 years of experience

Welcome to AUTO PRO, where automotive excellence meets customer satisfaction! With over 7 years of hands-on experience in the auto industry, we take pride in being your trusted partner for all things automot...

243 Reviews

Garage in London, 15 years of experience

Have 15 years of experience as an mot inspector and can check if car is road legal and safe to drive

86 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in London, 20 years of experience

I have been in the industry for 20 years. Some of the services I offer include MOT failures, brakes, suspension, clutches, cambelt replacement, diagnostics, ABS, airbags. I take pride in my work and customer...

6 Reviews

Garage in London, 7 years of experience

We are working in the indusrty for last seven years and have good experiance.

Frequently asked questions about car distributor repair & replacements in London

Read our answers to questions about car distributor repair costs, symptoms and more.

How do you know there is something wrong with the Distributor?

  • When the engine does not run smoothly.
  • When the 'Check Engine' light on the dashboard of your car is illuminated.
  • When the engine does not start.
  • When the engine's cylinders appear to misfire.
  • When there are unusual noises coming from the engine.

When should you replace a Distributor?

Over time the rotor and cap's condition can deteriorate due to wear. The cap and the contact points inside can, for example, be affected by erosion or corrosion. Equally, carbon can build up inside the rotor cap on and around the contact points, diverting electricity from the points. Both lead to a decreased electric current to run from the rotor arm through the contact points, in turn leading to a diminished spark at the spark plug. Misfires inside the engine can then occur.

The condensor is instrumental in creating a flat electricity flow to the spark plugs, decreasing the voltage as well as absorbing undesirable voltage peaks created by the coil. It stores electricity from the coil when the distributor's contact points are open and releases it each time contact points close. If the condensor inside the distributor is faulty, the condensor cannot absorb the excess electricity from the coil. A faulty condensor can lead to excessive wear on the contact points and spark plugs as well as engine misfires.

It is therefore important to service the distributor as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer. It is essential that the distributor is kept in a good condition, this should contribute to a prolonged distributor lifespan.

Should you experience problems like those noted earlier then it is important to have the distributor inspected and, if necessary, have it replaced.

What happens during a Distributor replacement in London?

  • Mechanic will inspect the ignition system.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the distributor.
  • Mechanic will recalibrate the ignition timing.
  • Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced.
  • Mechanic will check the ignition system and test drive the car.
  • Mechanic will make any adjustments to the ignition if necessary.

How much does a Distributor replacement in London cost?

The cost of a distributor replacement depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having your distributor replaced by Clickmechanic, by selecting your car at the top of this page!

Can London garages offer home collection and delivery for car distributor repair?

Yes, many garages in London are able to offer collection and delivery for a car distributor repair. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a car distributor repair in London.

Can London mobile mechanics do car distributor repair at my home or office?

Yes, London mobile mechanics can do a car distributor repair at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.

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