Automotive Locksmith Melbourne Blog

Galmier Locksmiths provide you with helpful tips and knowledge on a variety of automotive, residential and commercial locksmith services. Get the latest trends and information from your Galmier locksmith. Visit our blog and don’t miss any important update, news and deals from us.

Broken car key? Get an emergency locksmith service from Galmier

Sales Galmier - Monday, September 17, 2018

You’re carrying on with your regular routine. You make your way to your car, off to your next appointment, going home after a long day at work, or just grabbing lunch. You insert your key into ignition and then you hear it: “snap!” Broken more

How your auto locksmith cuts new replacement keys... without the original!

Sales Galmier - Thursday, September 06, 2018

You mightn’t realise how much you depend on your car - and by extension, your car keys - until something goes terribly wrong. Lost your keys? Damaged or broken your only spare? Either of these can prove particularly disruptive to your regular more

Got a question? You might find your answer in our auto locksmith FAQ!

Sales Galmier - Friday, August 31, 2018

If you’re reading this blog post, it’s likely you’re searching for some helpful information regarding your car’s locks and keys, and if (and how) and auto locksmith can help you. Browse through the below questions to find out the most common more

Talk to a Melbourne auto locksmith about Toyota key replacement

Sales Galmier - Tuesday, August 21, 2018

What’s the best-selling car brand in Australia? Here’s a hint: it’s not Ford or Holden. With close to 3 million vehicles ( sold during 2017, Toyota is easily Australia’s most po more

Keep your ride safe - a Melbourne auto locksmith shares 5 simple car security tips

Sales Galmier - Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Did you know? In 2017, there were 42,592 car thefts reported Australia-wide, with Victoria representing almost a quarter of them. And we haven’t even gotten started on smash-and-grabs either - according to police, these account for 1-in-8 rep more

Help, my car doors won’t unlock! An auto locksmith explains the problem

Sales Galmier - Tuesday, August 07, 2018

You’ve wrapped up another hard day at work and you’re happy to be heading home. You walk out to where you left your car, digging out your keys while you walk. You press the remote and pull on the handle. That’s weird; it’s not o more

Our auto locksmith shares 5 mistakes to avoid when you get locked out of the car

Sales Galmier - Thursday, July 26, 2018

Accidentally locking yourself out of the car can happen to anyone. Needless to say, moments like this can be stressful, not to mention embarrassing! It’s such a silly mistake; “How could I do this?!” you think to yourself. As a resu more

Scam Watch: a Melbourne car locksmith explains 5 common locksmith scams [Part 2]

Sales Galmier - Monday, July 23, 2018

Last week, we shared part 1 of this blog series (, where we examined some of the most common car locksmith scams. This week, we continue shari more

Scam Watch: a Melbourne car locksmith explains 5 common locksmith scams [Part 1]

Sales Galmier - Monday, July 16, 2018

Losing or breaking your keys while you’re out on the road is a stroke of bad luck. Don’t make that two strokes by falling victim to a car locksmith scam! Whether you need an auto locksmith to replace a damaged key or cut a new one w more

Galmier Locksmiths explains auto locksmith certifications and acronyms

Sales Galmier - Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Over the years, we’ve received accreditation from all manner of organisations and bodies. This has enabled us to expand our services - on top of auto locksmith services, which make up the vast majority of business, we can also perform a more