Car Electricians - Blue Collar Electric

Auto Electrician

If you are experiencing electrical systems problems and your vehicle is out of the manufacturer’s warranty, you should consider an automobile electrician. These specialists install, inspect, maintain and repair all electrical systems in today’s complex automobiles. Auto electricians typically work on cars, trucks, buses, and other vehicles in the transportation industry. Some auto electricians also work on inspecting and repairing commercial and industrial vehicles.

In addition to the extensive technical skills of most electricians, these electrical specialists receive unique training, including comprehensive problem-solving techniques to analyze and resolve issues with complex electrical systems. They are trained to have excellent attention to detail and adherence to all safety guidelines.

Modern vehicles require an extensive amount of electronics to operate. The added convenience features make the cars even more complex. This includes ignition systems, air-conditioning, instrumentation, heating and air conditioning, anti-theft systems, lighting, anti-lock brakes, fuel injection systems, camera systems, heated and cooled seats, transmissions, automatic braking systems, and other electronic features. Automotive electricians work on all of these systems and more. And, with the growth of the electric vehicle market, this demand for these specialists will multiply.
Car electricians often repair vehicle systems and parts, including:
  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • Alarm Systems
  • Alternators
  • Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Anti-Theft
  • Automatic Braking
  • Batteries
  • Camera systems
  • Charging systems
  • Circuit boards
  • Diagnostic Lights
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
  • Electronic Fuel Injection
  • Headlights
  • Heating & Cooling
  • Ignition
  • Instruments
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Moon Roofs
  • Motors
  • Radios
  • Starters
  • Transmissions
The duties of auto electricians vary but often include troubleshooting and diagnosing vehicle electrical system problems, developing estimates for repairs, fixing damaged electrical components, repairing wiring, and testing vehicle electrical components. They often use diagnostic equipment to help identify problem areas and specialty tools to make repairs.
The automotive electrical specialist at Blue Collar Electric can help you with your automotive electrical headaches. Our professionals have received special automotive training and are knowledgeable about these systems.