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Could Heating Up The Engine In Cold Weather Be Doing More Harm Than Good?

Now the temperature is dropping, motorists will be careful to keep their vehicles warm and stop them from freezing. There can be nothing more annoying than having to de-ice your windshield in the m...

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Industry Sees Worst Fall In New Cars Being Built In Decades

It is no secret the pandemic has taken a terrible toll on many businesses, from hospitality and retail to the automobile industry. However, according to sources, the coronavirus has had such a deva...

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UK Government To Ban Sale Of Petrol And Diesel Cars 2030-Ten Years Early

These days, it seems a growing number of motorists all over the UK are already re-evaluating the type of car they drive and considering taking the greener option. Reportedly, a rising ratio of the ...

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Heartless Thieves Target NHS Workers Cars In Hospital Parking Lot

File this story under `how low can you get?!` As if NHS workers on the frontline didn’t have enough to deal with, from low pay and long hours to limited resources, it seems their cars are no longer...

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Study Shows Motorists May Not Have Fitted The Latest Security Measures To Keep Their Car Safe

You would think it would go without saying or be standard in most models, but you will be mistaken. It turns out millions of motorists across the UK may be leaving their vehicles unprotected...

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Coronavirus Leading To Drop In Car Sales And Registrations

The coronavirus crisis has had a profound effect on various industries, costing thousands of jobs. Many businesses have witnessed a major decline as the outbreak causes great financial strain. The ...

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Banged To Rights-Thief Locked In Car He Tried To Steal From

Some may call it karma, poetic justice, or just a twist of fate! But a street in Bournemouth was recently the site of a bizarre incident, which highlighted the benefits of modern car security. A th...

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Homeowners In Stockport Watching Out For Car Thieves Breaking Into Houses

If you have been a victim of crime, be it a home invasion or having your vehicle stolen, it can feel like a violation. It can leave an emotional or psychological scar, where you may never feel safe...

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UK Government Planning On Bringing Forward Ban On Sale Of New Petrol And Diesel Cars

There has been talk for a long time of banning the sale of petrol and diesel cars. The plan has been mooted for years, but now appears to be gaining fruition. Especially after it has been announced...

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Who Could Have Seen That Coming? Car Catches Fire Before Learner Gets Chance To Drive It

You wait all your life to learn to drive, only for your dreams to literally go up in smoke before you had a chance. This is what happened to poor Stacey Boyd from Dundee, who woke up to find her ca...

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Car Giants Shut Up Production Across Europe And UK Due To Coronavirus

During the ongoing coronavirus crisis, many businesses are witnessing its devastating effects, and the car industry is no different. This is highlighted by the news many leading car firms are closi...

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When It Comes To Security, The Presidents Car Is A Beast

He is the most powerful, as well as possibly the most divisive man in the world, often facing criticism whenever he takes to twitter or speaks out about certain issues. Yes, a section of the US ele...

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Still Take Steps To Prevent Car Theft In 2020

There are still thieves out there looking to gain possession of your vehicle. Crime does not take a holiday and millions of cars across the UK are at risk of being stolen. Especially after the Home...

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Pow- Batman Director Shows Caped Crusaders New Wheels-A Muscle Car Batmobile

If there is one thing to get film fans, petrol heads, and self-confessed nerds all revved up, it is news about the new Batmobile. For movie lovers and car enthusiasts alike, it is up there w...

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New Year Brings An Exciting New Range Of Cars On The Market

Now we are full steam ahead into 2020, the motoring world is all revved up for the latest cars available to buy at showrooms across the UK. So, which are the hottest new vehicles coming out the New...

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For The Best Car Key Replacement Service In 2020 - Come To Cheap Car Key Scotland.

We have said goodbye to 2019 and we have now entered a new decade. This can be a time for looking forward, where many people may be thinking of making a change. If you love motoring, you might be i...

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Which Makes Or Models Are Most Vulnerable to Keyless Car Crime?

They may be the most sought-after cars on the market, on the cutting edge of design and technology. Therefore, it is ironic that many bestselling makes may be in danger of being stolen in no time, ...

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Bristol Becomes First City In UK To Ban Diesel Vehicles

Parts of the UK have been looking for ways to reduce the number of diesel cars on the road for quite some time. It has been a controversial, even contentious issue, but many see it as a necessary s...

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It's All A Mistake? Could You Be Breaking The Law By Accident?

Whether you are an experienced motorist or have just passed your test, the very suggestion of flaunting the driving laws may be abhorrent to you. You would never dream of exceeding the speed limit ...

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Cruel Car Thieves Target Couple in Sheltered Accommodation In Dundee

For most people, there can be nothing more terrifying than the thought of someone breaking into their house. If invading your personal space, or violating the sanctity of your home wasn’t bad enoug...

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For Car Keys Replacement Services, You Can Trust. Call Cheap Car Keys Glasgow, Scotland

For a motorist, there can often be very few things as frustrating as losing, or damaging the keys to your car, van or truck. It can be even worse if they are stolen. Whatever the circumstances, if ...

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Gone Green? You Could Have A Green Number Plate On Your Car

How do you know if a vehicle is electric or battery-powered? You will soon be able to tell by looking at the number plate. If it is green, that could soon mean your car’s green too. ...

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Tesla Sees Model 3 Be Named One Of The Most Popular New Car In UK

Many people were cynical about the introduction of electric-powered vehicles. Some saw it as a fad, a green, eco-friendly flash in the pan that would never last. However, there have been signs inte...

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How Would You Like To Choose The Sounds In Your Electric Car?

If you are the proud owner of an electric car, you should be able to select the sound it makes to warn pedestrians of its presence, according to a major road safety organisation in the United State...

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Demo In London Marks Major Step Forward In Driverless Cars

The goal of having self-driving vehicles on the roads took a major step forward recently, after an initial demonstration of an autonomous fleet in a complex urban environment was carried out in Lon...

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Grown-Up Version Of Little Tikes Toy Car Seen On Strictly

Millions of viewers were hooked to their television screens on Saturday night recently to watch the launch of the latest series of Strictly Come Dancing. They may have wondered who the guests were ...

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Watch Out For New Labels At Petrol Station To Stay On The Road

How many times has this happened to you? Probably more than you can count. You are a motorist driving home, or heading off on a trip, and you notice your tank is running empty. You need to fill up,...

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Flying Cars May Be A Reality After Test Carried Out In Japan!

It is one of the classic sights in all science fiction cinema, especially when depicting the future. How many times have you seen a flying car sweeping past a building in movies like `Blade Runner`...

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Which Cars Are The Most Reliable?

A recent has just revealed which cars are the most reliable, as well as those considered the least. This year’s JD Power Dependability Survey has just released its findings and it makes for interes...

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Motorists Watch Out! Mileage Clocking Scams Are On The Rise

If you are considering buying a used car then you should watch out. Motorists are falling victim to a car clocking scam which is on the increase, so you should be on your guard. New research...

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Security Flaws Found In Alarm Apps

The car industry has been shaken by recent research stating three specialist car alarms have been found to have security flaws, leaving vehicles at risk of theft or hijacking. Alarm apps mad...

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Free Parking A Thing Of The Past In City Centre On Sundays

Motorists driving into Glasgow on a Sunday may be in for a shock, with the news free parking is now a thing of the past. In an effort to resolve the issue of congestion, drivers will have to pay wh...

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UK New Car Market Experiences Decline In May

Are you keeping a keen eye on how the UK new car market is progressing? Do you have an interest in how many units have been registered and how it reflects on the state of the car industry in this c...

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New Law Says Electric And Hybrid Cars Must Have External Sound Generators

The motoring world has recently seen a change in the law regarding electric car which could have a widespread effect on safety. The 1st of July heralded exciting legislation in the UK, where every ...

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New Rating System Judges Makes Of Cars Most Vulnerable To Car Theft

Are you looking to buy a new car and you would like advice on which make is more vulnerable to car thieves? There is a brand-new safety rating system which reportedly can point you in the right dir...

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Formula One Mourns Loss Of Legend Sport Says Goodbye To Niki Lauda

The world of motor racing, and car enthusiasts in general, are mourning a legend, with the news Formula 1 great Niki Lauda has sadly passed away, aged 70. Born Andreas Nikolaus Lauda in Vien...

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Honda To Close Car Factory In Swindon

It is the news factory workers have been dreading, which may not just be a devastating blow to employers but may have far-reaching political ramifications, at home and around the world. The ...

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Who Would have Thought It? Sahara Dust On Cars In Scotland

This year Scotland recently enjoyed an incredible Easter holiday weekend. The sun was splitting the sky and you could soak up the rays. Temperatures may have reached record-breaking levels, but the...

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Electric Vehicles May Cost Less Than Petrol Or Diesel Cars By 2030

If you are looking for a good deal on a new car then how about going electric? Choosing a greener, more ...

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What’s Your Make Or Model? We Can Get You Back In Your Car

Whichever model of car or van you may drive there can be nothing as frustrating as losing your car keys, having them damaged or stolen, or locking your keys in the car. If you are in trouble, then ...

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Claims Reaching One In A Million

They say crime doesn’t pay, but what about how much it costs? Will you be shocked to discover the rise in car crime has led motor insurers in the UK paying out a staggering £1million a day? This ha...

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Solar Powered Service Stations Get Green Light

Do you drive an electric car and have trouble charging up your vehicle? There are plenty of service stations where you can fill up if you need petrol or diesel. It can still be hard to find a place...

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Buses Coming To A Stop? As Cars On The Road Go Up

It seems the tide may be changing when it comes to the use of public transport in Scotland. According to Scottish Transport Statistics, more and more people are stopping taking the bus and using th...

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Will All Cars Be Fitted With Speed Limiters By 2022?

The motoring world is about to witness a new breakthrough in car safety, with the news every new vehicle is due to be equipped with speed limiters. This comes in the wake of MEPs agreeing to propos...

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Driverless Cars: Science Fiction May About To Be Science Fact

There was a time when it felt like something out of a sci-fi story. The productive of an authors’ overactive imagination or something you may have seen in a movie. However, what once seemed impossi...

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Prince Philip To Give Up Car Keys For Good

The news that Prince Phillip, 97 years old, was recently involved in a car accident has reignited the debate over whether there should be a maximum age limit for people being allowed to drive in th...

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Unfortunately, We Fix Keys and Key Holes Not Potholes!

Many drivers consider them to be the scourge of the road, affecting your car's suspension and causing seemingly endless traffic disruption, amongst other problems. They can be a constant threat to ...

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Flying Cars the Key To Future Transport

Remember the scene in the Bond movie 'The Man With The Golden Gun' when Roger Moore’s 007 is chasing the bad guy, international hit man ...

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Most Popular Car Models Being Targeted By Keyless Entry Systems

It seems 21st Century car thieves are using the latest cutting edge innovations, keyless entry systems, to steal the most popular makes and models of cars. According to reports, four of the ...

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Avoid Car Theft This Winter

Christmas may be a time for giving, but it doesn’t stop thieves from helping themselves given half the chance. We may be gearing up for the festive season, but when the snow starts to fall, it can ...

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Have A Safe Drive Home This Christmas…

As the great singer-songwriter, Chris Rea said in his classic hit, millions of people this year will be driving home for Christmas. Many motorists can travel in excess of 7 hours when making...

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Car Theft On The Rise While Convictions Fall

There are few things more frustrating and infuriating for a motorist than to have their car stolen. It can be a source of great inconvenience as well as costing a huge amount of money. However, for...

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Are You Invalidating Your Car Insurance?

One of the most important considerations drivers have to deal with is taking care of their motor insurance. They take great steps to ensure they do not violate their policy, in case some unforeseen...

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The Leading Cars To Drive On The Snow And Ice This Winter

As the winter nights are drawing in and there is a greater chance of snow and ice on the roads, motorists invariably consider how a vehicle handles the conditions when choosing the right car to buy...

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A Great Tradition Of Service With Cheap Car Key Scotland

There is a firm based in the West of Scotland excelling in various fields of car security. It was conceived by a legend of the automotive industry whom believed motorists were paying too much for r...

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The Most Targeted Areas For Car Crime In The UK

It just goes to show you never can tell. Who would have thought it? A recent survey has identified the safest places in the UK when it comes to car theft, and its results are surprising. It turns o...

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Whatever Your Make And Model Get Your Replacement Car Keys Cut

If you have lost the keys to your vehicle, or they have been damaged or stolen and you need replacements cut, then you don’t have to worry. Cheap Car Keys Glasgow, Scotland are on the cutti...

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How To Drive Safe In Warm Weather This Summer

Summer is finally here. The time of year when people all over the country get in their cars, camper vans and mobile homes and setting out on holiday. Are you going to the airport to catch a flight,...

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The History Of Central Locking.

It is the security feature which is now standard in most cars rolling off the assembly line. It is activated by the gizmo which looks like a mini remote control in your hand where, with the sound o...

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Bond Cars Are Forever

Film fans are beside themselves with excitement with the news Daniel Craig will be returning as 007 in the untitled 25th James Bond film. If that’s not all, the follow-up to `Spectre` will be direc...

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The Most Stolen Cars In The UK

It has been reported the UK has seen a rise in car theft in the past few years. Experts say the number of cars stolen has increased by over 25% and thieves target particular makes and models. So, w...

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Holding Out For A Car Key Hero

We find ourselves in the middle of the summer movie season, where Hollywood rolls out its hottest blockbuster movies. It seems most of them these days feature our favourite superheroes. Film and co...

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Don’t Let Car Crime Spoil Your Festival

We are now in the height of summer. The time of year when music fans head to one of the fantastic festivals being held across the country. Hoping to bask in the sunshine, listen to their favourite ...

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Replace Your Saab, Toyota or Iveco Keys With Cheap Car Key Scotland

Cheap Car Key Scotland has vast experience in replacing the keys of different models of cars. If you have lost the keys to your Saab, Toyota or Iveco, or they have been damaged or stolen, you can c...

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Get With The Program With Cheap Car Keys Glasgow, Scotland.

There are few things as annoying in life than losing your car keys. It can be a major inconvenience as well as being costly. However, you will probably be unsurprised to learn it is quite commonpla...

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The Most Irreplaceable Replacement Car Keys

Have you misplaced your car keys? Have they been damaged or stolen or are you looking for a spare set, just to be safe? You don’t have to worry. There is a company in the West of Scotland leading t...

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Are You Under Threat From Keyless Theft

Are You Under Threat From Keyless Theft?

There is a phenomenon on the rise which motorists should be aware of. It has seen an increase in the number of vehicles stolen by what is known as keyless theft. The process is becoming more common...

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How To Protect Your Cars-Stop The Thieves

One of the most important things on a motorist’s mind these days is car security. Especially as reports say, car crime in the UK is on the rise, with thieves targeting as much the valuables inside ...

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What You Need to Know About Key Jammers

Key jamming crime is on the increase. Deputy Chief Constable Matt Jukesfrom the National Police Chiefs' Council recently said, "The Vehicle Crime Intelligence Unit is working closely and extens...

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What Are the Different Kinds of Car Keys

What Are the Different Kinds of Car Keys?

Replacing a car key can be a bit of a nightmare – especially if you do not know what kind of car key you need. Here is a quick o...

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Put Your Keys in The Fridge to Ward Off Thieves

For the first time in 20 years, car crime is on the rise. As the manufacturers of luxury vehicles address one weakness in their latest technology, criminals find new ways around it. Recently, in fo...

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When All Else Fails, Call Cheap Car Keys Scotland

There is a blogger here in Scotland, Ms Sims by name, who has become almost a cult to fans who appreciate her humorous posts featuring the mundane lives of a family who could be any one of the midd...

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Should You Avoid Locking Your Car in Glasgow?

Admit it. There are some of you who avoid locking your car so that you can guarantee you do not accidentally lock the keys inside. But is that a wise strategy? Should you avoid locking your car, es...

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You've Lost Your Car's Keys - What Now?

It is probably up there with the most distressing things that can happen to a person: your car keys are missing. Usually, you would have a spare set at home, and the problem is sorted. But what hap...

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Are You Among Scotland's Twenty-Five Percenters?

Before we started Cheap Car Keys Scotland, we had to seriously assess the demand for our services. It turns out that there is plent...

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Customer: Does Insurance Cover Lost Car Keys in Stirling?

We once had a customer in Stirling who was convinced that he had lost his car keys for good. He called us for emergency service but also asked if his car insurance would cover the cost. Quite hones...

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Car Key Replacement Has Gone Up: Here's Why

As a company specialising in car key replacement in areas across Scotland, including Paisley, Hamilton, and Motherwell, we help people from all walks of life get back on the road after losi...

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What to Do if You Lose Your Car Keys in Edinburgh

As the capital of Scotland, Edinburgh is a large and bustling city where the activity never stops. Things can be so busy that it's easy to panic if you find yourself in the middle of the ci...

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Auto Locksmiths: The Unsung Heroes of Lost Car Keys

Somewhere in Hamilton, someone will lose their car keys tonight. But that person will not be alone. There will be lost car keys in Paisley, Lanarkshire and elsewhere across Scotland. Thank ...

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5 of the Worst Places to Lose Your Keys in Scotland

There really is no good place in Scotland to lose your car keys. We know, having provided lost car key service to customers in every major metropolitan area from Glasgow to Edinburgh to Sti...

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The Difference Between Key Cloning and Cutting

When you call us for our auto lockmith service in Edinburgh, Hamilton or any of our other service areas in the central belt of Scotland, we can offer you both key cloning and cutting servic...

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How to Choose An Auto Locksmith in Glasgow

Choosing an auto locksmith can often be made on a very quick impulse. If you’ve lost or need a car key cut urgently, then a lot of people simply Google ‘lost car keys’ or ‘car key replaceme...

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Two-Part Car Key Replacement in Glasgow

Have you ever wondered why car key replacement in Glasgow is so much more complicated than replacing lost house keys? Indeed, you can't go down to your local DIY store and have a new car ke...

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What to do when your key is broken, lost, or locked in your car

It's a situation nobody ever wants to be in but we've all experienced one way or another - lost or broken keys! It's just a little bit more unfortunate when it's your car keys and you need to get home after a long day of work.

If it happens that you're in this position, don't fret! The Cheap Carkeys Scotland team has got your back, once we're phoned we can come out to support you quickly and get you back on the road in no time! Even specialist keys are no obstacle to us, we've got the experience and the tools to cut replacement car keys at a fraction of the time and cost compared to getting them from your car dealership!

Give us a call under 07549 558 532!