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When mistaking a steering column lock problem for the ignition switch Posted: September 17, 2020

In my previous article “ A week on the road with Lorin Andrei Chirila” I was talking among other things, about DIY kind of repair on a 2007 Mercedes Sprinter, where a faulty steering lock was mistaken for a bad ignition switch, and that happened on two occasions which I will detail soon. In the […]

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A week on the road with Lorin Andrei Chirila Posted: September 2, 2020

London not as I thought I knew   My second week in the field was with Lorin, and yet again, I got to see parts of London and outside of London, as far as Ipswitch, that I have not yet seen. I must say that driving through, and outside London, it is just excellent, and […]

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A week on the road with Vasile Croitoru Posted: August 17, 2020

As I mentioned in our last blog article, starting this week, we will feature our mobile auto locksmith technicians with the good, the bad and the ugly. I was just kidding, no bad and ugly, just fun stuff. To kick off this series, the past week I have had the pleasure of being the co-pilot […]

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Meet the team behind the scenes Posted: August 4, 2020

It is about time that we introduce our team   We think that it is about time that we make our team known to the public and so every one of our customers new or returning know who they are talking with when visiting us. But, in all honesty, we also wanted to recognise our […]

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*** NEW *** Car Keys Solutions has a NEW location!!! Posted: July 27, 2020

Kilburn is our second home away from home : 286-288, Kilburn High Road, London, NW6 2DB If there is anything that COVID-19 has taught us, that would be, to not take anything for granted. That goes for just about anything that is going on in our daily lives. And it is just about the same […]

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It is official: On some new keyless vehicles relay attacks still possible Posted: July 20, 2020

Relay attacks on the rise – and so are the insurance premiums   Relay attacks on keyless vehicles have been a problem for years in the UK especially but all around the world. In the UK, in 2019, the Police crime figures show a 3% increase from the year for mainly auto theft but it […]

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Volkswagen Golf key replacement in Streatham, London Posted: July 3, 2020

Volkswagen Golf key replacement made easy It goes without saying that, when losing the only car key while enjoying time out at the park, it can turn the day upside down in a split second. This was the case for our customer, where, while enjoying the family time out at the park in Streatham lost […]

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Aston Martin lost car key Posted: June 22, 2020

Who to call when Aston Martin car keys are lost   Having the Aston Martin car key lost is nothing to be ashamed of. It is an accident that nowadays happens more often than not. The same goes for misplacing the car keys. Accidents happen all the time and the questions that usually come to […]

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Car stolen and recovered Posted: June 12, 2020

Relay attacks on the rise – what to do, who to call What to do in case of a relay attack occurrence that ultimately results in having the car stolen and subsequently recovered. Well, that was the question that our customer had when its own Mercedes Benz E-Class had been stolen. Fortunately, the vehicle was […]

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Van security locks Posted: June 3, 2020

How secure is your van against theft?   Which van security locks should you have installed on your van? Deadlock or slam lock? While both will offer the same security for your vehicle, they function totally different.   Deadlocks   These are more for tradespeople, to lock up the vehicles overnight as an added security […]

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