What is auto lockout and auto unlock service?

An auto lockout is when the owner of the auto has accidentally set the car keys down inside the auto and closed the doors. The door was either shut with the doors locked or the Engine Control Unit (ECU) timed out and automatically locked the doors for the owner. Thus creating an auto lockout requiring Abracadabra's auto unlock services. Yes, there are other companies that can unlock autos, but will they guaranty that everything will work as it had before they performed the unlocking service on your door. The following are just a few things that can go wrong inside a door panel if a technician is not properly trained. Several things that can happen when using and untrained person is scratches to the window frame or moldings. Your specially tinted auto glass may become scratched and or broken. Disconnection of the lock linkage, disconnection of the interior lock pull handle or interior flip lock linkage device. Yet, another thing that may happen is that the air bag is deployed or the wires going to the electric window are disconnected or broken. Do yourself a favor and contact Abracadabra Locksmithing when you are locked out of your auto. We are fully license bonded and insured to cover any thing that may go wrong. As where others may not be.

What is a transponder key?

The word transponder is short for transmitter plus responder. Basically, there is a micro computer chip in the plastic head of your key. When the key is turned in the ignition the auto's Engine Control Unit (ECU) sends an electronic signal to the transponder key. If the transponder key replies with the correct code to the ECU. Then the ECU disables the automobiles immobilizer, which then will allow your vehicle to start. Most 1995 and newer model vehicles on the market now come with transponder equipped keys. Many locksmith shops can now service and replace these transponder keys and fobs. At this time Abracadabra Locksmithing has not invested into the expensive specialty tools needed to compete with this ever changing automobile market. We do though provide service for the older models autos, trailers, motor cycles, RV's and tractors.

  • Auto Lockout
  • Auto Unlock Service
  • Auto Keys Cut By Code Non-Transponder
  • Auto Key Duplicate Non-Transponder
  • Broken Key Extraction
  • Auto Locks Repaired
  • Ignition Locks Replaced
  • Door Locks Replaced
  • Trunks Unlocked
  • Classic Car Keys
  • Motor Cycle Keys
  • RV Keys
  • Trailer Keys
  • Tractor Keys
  • Skeleton Keys
  • Bit Keys
  • Barrel Keys
  • Tubular Keys
  • Boat Keys
  • Boat Locks