East Elmhurst

NYC Car Keys – East Elmhurst

When you’re in an automotive locksmith emergency in East Elmhurst, you can rely on NYC Car Keys. We will carefully evaluate your situation over the phone and either provide you the instructions to solve the problem free of charge or give you a fair price quote and honored time window for when we can reach you.

At NYC Car Keys, we always arrive when we say we will and will honor the quoted price, even if the job takes longer than anticipated.

It is our mission to provide all potential customers with the most accurate information possible upfront to help create a relationship of trust, reliability and accessibility. Our automotive locksmith service operates as a mobile business, allowing NYC Car Keys to quickly reach you and your car wherever it may be in the East Elmhurst area.  

Mark Moshel founded NYC Car Keys in 2011 because of his passion for the business and compassion towards helping good people get out of bad situations. Receiving his technician’s license from Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Moshel’s professional expertise is surpassed only by his familiarity with the East Elmhurst area, as he is a born-and-raised Queens native.

“I feel like Superman. I’m able to help people in their most dire situations.” –Mark Moshel

Committed to helping their customers get on with their day by quickly solving their automotive issues, NYC Car Keys is the only emergency locksmith service you’ll need in East Elmhurst.


Located in the northwest section of Queens, East Elmhurst is known as a young working middle class, culturally diverse community bounded by Jackson Heights, Corona, and Flushing Bay.

Whether traveling to La Guardia Airport or looking to soak in some rich African American history, (as it was home to notable figures Malcolm X, Langston Hughes, Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald,) East Elmhurst is a staple neighborhood in the Queens community.

But when your home has been broken into and you’ve discovered that among the stolen goods are your car keys, who will be able to replace your car’s locks quickly and at a fair price? NYC Car Keys is the top automotive locksmith in East Elmhurst, and we’re able to solve any issue, big or small, prioritizing the timeliness and sensitivity of your automotive problem!

NYC Car Keys, which is a 24/7 FAST EMERGENCY LOCKSMITH SERVICE, offers the following services in the East Elmhurst, Queens area:


Changing the lock, allowing a different key to operate it.

Replace Lost Car Keys

Cut a new key using a mobile-unit.

Replace Car Locks

Removing the locks located on the car in order to operate for a different set of keys.

Ignition/Transponder Keys

The chip in transponder keys emits a signal to a receiver in the ignition. If this “immobilizer” detects the wrong signal — meaning that the wrong key is in the ignition — the vehicle will not start.

Removal of Broken Car Keys

When a key has been broken off in a car lock, both the key has been destroyed and the lock rendered unusable. If the lock was locked when the key was broken, the lock cannot be opened.

High Security/Laser Cut Keys

These keys have built-in built-in transponder chips and they need to be programmed at the dealership or by a locksmith. Laser (sidewinder) style keys can be cut and programmed for all makes and models.

Car Lockout/Opening

Utilizing specific auto entry tools including lock picks and wedges, cars can be opened seamlessly and quickly.

Emergency Trunk Opening

Trunks of any make or model with broken locks or lost keys can be opened.

Key Repair

Damaged keys, or keys that have been compromised by getting stuck or locked in the lock/ignition of vehicle can be repaired.

“Having your possessions stolen from you is upsetting enough, but when your car keys are taken, things get a little scarier. NYC Car Keys were able to come to my house within the hour, replacing my car locks while being extremely sensitive to the situation! Great customer service! Thank you!” -Griffin F., Queens, NY