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The Fastest Automotive Locksmiths & Car Key Replacement in Melbourne

At Lightning Locksmiths, we understand how frustrating it can be when you urgently need access to your vehicle. The good news is, you’ve found the right automotive locksmiths!

Not only do we specialise in safely opening cars without damage when you don’t have the car key, we also provide a variety of solutions for car key replacement for all types of vehicles, including motorbikes and trucks.

Trust us to get you back on the road quickly!

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Our Automotive Locksmith Services include:

Have you lost your vehicle keys?
Locked your keys inside your car?
Have you broken your key in the ignition or car door?

At Lightning Locksmiths, our mobile locksmiths can help you in no time – all while delivering a reliable service!

Our locksmith team are fully trained and licensed:

We Offer Emergency Car Lockout Services

Why Choose Us?

Fast and Reliable

Lightning Locksmiths sets the standard in automotive locksmith services with our swift response times, extensive expertise, and a steadfast commitment to vehicle security excellence.

Experienced and Licensed Technicians

Our team comprises highly skilled, trained, and licensed professionals who are dedicated to providing top-tier automotive locksmith services.

Local Expertise

With extensive knowledge of South Eastern Melbourne, our local expertise allows us to reach you faster and provide customised service based on local conditions and requirements.

Lightning Locksmiths specialises in emergency car lockout services, providing rapid, on-the-spot assistance to open your car without causing any damage.

Our team is equipped with the latest tools and technology to safely unlock any vehicle, ensuring you can access your car quickly and without hassle.

Available 24/7, we serve the entire South Eastern Melbourne area, guaranteeing a swift response to all emergency calls.

For the best car key replacement in Melbourne for any make or model, call 0415 309 509 for emergency locksmith services for your vehicle keys.

If you’ve been locked out of your vehicle, our Professional Locksmiths can get you up and running lightning fast.

We service a wide range of prestige vehicles including Audi, Volkswagen, Mercedes, BMW, as well as other makes of car like Hyundai, Mazda, Honda, Nissan, Ford, Toyota, Renault and many more.

Lightning Locksmiths offers affordable key replacement services in the shortest time possible with quality services delivered, peace of mind and state of the art equipment.

As Auto Locksmiths, Lightning Locksmith’s new car key service includes vehicle locks that require have transponder security systems, and even proximity keyless fob systems as well as older cars without such security systems

It’s always a good idea to have a spare car key in case something like this happens again. Our friendly Auto Locksmiths can help you with this whilst on-site, so ask us about a spare key today.

Lightning Locksmiths experienced Locksmiths provides replacement motorbike keys that we cut by code to match the original factory’s specifications.

We can also help to re-key your motorbike, ensuring you’re the only one with a key that works.

Our motorbike service includes key replacement for most makes and models of motorbikes such as Harley Davidson, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, BMW, Triumph, Honda and more.

If you live in the greater Melbourne area, our mobile service comes to you, and we can make motorbike keys on the spot.

Lightning Locksmiths provides a great service for replacement integrated keys and remotes.

We utilise the latest technologies for key cutting and programming equipment that ensures the replacement key is as close in function to the original key as possible

We offer a broad range of cut and programming automotive services as well as a fast and effective integrated key replacement that’s also reasonably priced.

Ask us about our new flip key that integrates your remote and key into one convenient flip key. Our flip keys are also available in a range of styles.

When the key is placed into the ignition, the Engine Control Unit (ECU) sends a coded message to the transponder key. The transponder key then replies to the control units in the car with its unique information, if it matches the ECU will allow the vehicle to start and run.

At Lightning Locksmiths, our Mobile Car Locksmith team have specialised tools and equipment for cutting and programming replacement or spare transponder keys for a wide range of vehicles.

Proximity or keyless cars function in much the same way however the mechanical ignition lock is omitted.

The control unit in the car and the key communicate with each other wirelessly and if the key is permitted to open and start the vehicle the control units will allow the vehicle to unlock and start.

At Lightning Locksmiths, we have the technology and knowledge to supply and program keys to these modern proximity or keyless cars. Call us today for a competitive quote on a replacement or spare proximity key.

Has someone damaged your Automotive locks or ignition lock? Is it becoming hard to turn?

We can repair or replace your ignition locks or car door locks as needed for most vehicle makes and models.

We can also key any new locks to your existing key, saving on keys and keeping your vehicle as close to factory condition as possible.

Where possible we use original locks and parts, or a quality aftermarket alternative. Where new parts are not available or overly expensive we can source second-hand parts and refurbish them, ensuring that you receive a quality product at an affordable price.

Our Melbourne automotive locksmiths can give you a helping hand, we are available!

With our car key replacement, we can make new keys to most cars, trucks and motorcycles on the side of the road.

So if you’ve lost your keys at the shopping centre, football ground, work, or home and have no spare key we can supply you with a replacement key wherever you are.

No need for costly towing or waiting for a dealership to find the time to provide keys for your vehicle.

What to do if you lost your car keys? Simply call us, give us some details of your vehicle and we’ll give you an estimate of the cost of replacement keys.

We have the specialist tools and equipment to gain entry to your vehicle without doing damage.

Our Professional Auto Locksmith specialises in opening a comprehensive range of prestige vehicles including BMW, Mercedes, Volkswagen, Audi and many others with no damage whatsoever.

If you’ve broken a key in the lock, don’t panic! Our Qualified Locksmiths have the specialist tools and skills to remove broken keys from locks, generally without damaging the lock.

As part of our Auto Locksmith Service, we can then use the broken key as a sample to cut a replacement key to get you back on the road.

Occasionally a lock may need repair or replacement, but this is very rare.

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Reach out to us via our emergency contact number or use our online booking form for non-urgent inquiries.

We strive to reach you within 60 minutes of your call, ensuring rapid assistance when you need us most.

We accept a variety of payment options, including Mastercard, Visa Card, EFTPOS, and Cash, for your convenience.

Our pricing for our automotive locksmiths services are as follow:

  • Vehicle openings starting at $185*
  • Vehicle lock repairs starting at $250*
  • Spare keys to vehicles starting at $250*
  • Making keys to non-transponder vehicle when all keys lost starting at $250*
  • Making keys to transponder or remote immobiliser equipped vehicle when all keys lost starting at $380*

*These prices are estimates based on common locking systems in Australian vehicles, during business hours. Please call us for an accurate estimate or after hours pricing.

We pride ourselves on transparency – there are no hidden fees, and we provide upfront pricing for 99% of jobs. The provided estimate will stand if the job matches the description.

Our technicians are equipped to replace car keys for most makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles directly at your location.

Yes, we offer 24/7 emergency car lockout services. Our team is equipped to provide rapid, on-the-spot assistance to open your car without causing any damage.

Yes, we have the tools and skills to remove broken keys from locks and ignition systems, generally without damaging the lock.

Yes, we have specialised tools and equipment to cut and program transponder keys for a wide range of vehicles right on-site.

Yes, we can manage electronic car locks and keyless entry systems. We have the technology and expertise to supply and program keys for modern proximity or keyless cars.

The exact time to replace a car key on-site depends on several factors like the car make and model as well as the type of the key (with or without transponder). But typically it can range from 30 minutes to 1 hour.

We use the latest tools and technology to safely unlock any vehicle, ensuring access to your car quickly and without hassle.

Yes, we stand behind our work with a 12-month warranty on both our craftsmanship and any supplied materials.

Our team is comprised of fully certified and insured professionals, who have completed rigorous training and hold current Police Security Checks, Victorian Security Registrations, and Working with Children certifications.

Yes, we are fully insured, maintaining $20 million in Public Liability Insurance, and our staff are all certified with the necessary security registrations and checks.