What does the distributor do? The distributor turns with the engine speed and is what sends the spark to the proper spark plug wires in order to keep the engine running properly How do you know you need the distributor replaced? The engine misfire The engine will not start The engine light is on How is the distributor replaced by a mobile mechanic? The distributor cap and rotor are removed from the top of the distributor The distributor is unplugged and unbolted from the engine block The old distributor is removed and the new one is installed The distributor if bolted into place and the cap and rotor are reinstalled How important is having your distributor replaced? If the distributor is faulty the vehicle may not run very well or it may not start at all. The check engine light may come on as well indicating a problem
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Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
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After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.