Car Locksmith Services

We’re Local, Mobile, and We Come to You

When you get locked out of your car, your car won’t start, or you’re having a hard time getting into your glove compartment or trunk, you need a mobile car locksmith who can get to you in a hurry and get you back on the road. Platinum Locksmith is a 24-hour car locksmith in the Tampa area that’s available for almost any kind of routine, urgent, or emergency auto locksmith job you need us for. We are a family-owned local car locksmith company with over 10 years of experience with every kind of lock and key work you might have, and you can call us on short notice for expert work from some of the most trusted car locksmiths in the Tampa-Hillsborough County region.

Car Locksmith Services

locksmith using a Lishi tool to unlock a car door

Our technicians are fully trained in all types of automotive lock and key matters including opening door locks. If you lock your keys in your car or lose your keys, we can use a Lishi tool like the one shown here to unlock the door quickly, and safely. The Lishi tool also helps us decode the lock so we can cut you a new key for it.

​We have the training, the tools, and the time on the job to take care of almost any kind of car lock and key work you could ask for. We specialize in emergency car unlock and ignition lock rebuild and replacement work, often arriving within minutes of your call. We work on cars of all makes and models, from all years, foreign and domestic. Call us immediately if you need professional help with:

Unlock Car Doors

Every technician we work with has training and experience to unlock locked cars and non-destructively get your doors open when you lock your keys inside the vehicle. We have a range of tools and special training to pop a car lock, get the doors open and give you access to the interior of the car without breaking a window or damaging the locks on your car doors. We can also get the trunk of the car open for you, pop the glove compartment or unlock the toolbox in the bed of your truck. We handle most locks quickly and professionally, and we stand by the workmanship of every job we do.

Ignition Repair

Our team of mobile automotive locksmiths can fix broken ignition locks and perform other car ignition repairs for you. We can repair a sticky ignition switch that won’t turn, extract a broken key from the ignition lock, and replace a nonfunctional ignition in your car. We carry the high-quality equipment and hardware needed to make a professional ignition repair, and we have the work tools we need to expertly rekey or replace sensitive ignition equipment in modern cars.

Car Key Duplication

Sometimes the problem you’re having isn’t with the locks on your car, but with the keys. Our mobile car key locksmiths can cut you a replacement car key of any type, use the latest in high-security key tracing and cutting techniques for electronic and chipped keys, and rekey car locks to match the keys you have right now. We replace lost car keys and cut new keys to replace missing or stolen sets all the time, and we guarantee it will all be working perfectly before we’re done with the job.

Transponder Key Programming

Modern cars come with modern key systems, including wireless key fobs and high-security car keys. We have the training we need to provide expert chip key programming work and for programming transponder keys and smart proximity remote keys of every type. We have experience in programming remotes, car key fob repair and replacement and key fob battery replacement, in case that was the issue that had you locked out of your car. Our database of car lock codes gives us the technology we need for cutting standard and high-security keys by code, which lets us handle just about every model of access and ignition system on the road today.

Emergency Car Locksmith Service

Lockouts and broken ignitions can happen at any hour, which is why we’re on call 24 hours a day to help you out when it happens to you. As a mobile locksmith service, we can respond to your call for help in a hurry, so you’re not stuck in a parking lot or driveway with a locked car and no way to get back on the road. We dispatch many jobs within minutes of getting your call, and we take a serious customer-first attitude about getting to you quickly, charging a fully transparent and reasonable price for the work you need, and getting you back on the road right away.

The professional car locksmiths at Platinum Locksmith are Tampa-area technicians who are all trained, licensed, and insured to provide you with the very best car door lock and key services. We use the most advanced tools and the highest-quality lock and key hardware to make sure your job gets done the right way, right away, and we guarantee the workmanship of every job we do. Call us right away at 813-773-1156 for expert car locksmith service.