Do I Need an Appointment to Remove My Ignition Interlock?

Smart Start Interlock Device Installation

Are you getting closer to the end of your Ignition Interlock requirement period? If so, we congratulate you on completing your program! But now that you’re approaching your program’s end, do you need to schedule an appointment with Smart Start to remove your Ignition Interlock?

Smart Start Ignition Interlock Removal Process

First, you should know that you have Smart Start’s passionate and friendly team to help walk you through any process, device removals included. But generally, it’s a good idea to confirm your removal date with your oversight authority, such as your probation officer or DMV office, whichever is applicable to your state, before calling your Ignition Interlock provider. If you’re unsure, you can always call our team at (800) 831-3299 or email and we will help guide you on next steps.

Second, call your Ignition Interlock provider such as Smart Start to initiate the Ignition Interlock removal process. Calling Smart Start ensures everyone is on the same page with your Ignition Interlock removal. We can also confirm our service center technicians are available to remove your device at a date and time convenient to you. When you’re emailing or calling Smart Start, our agents will help make sure you have everything you need to authorize the removal of your device and schedule your removal appointment at your convenience with the closest service location. We’ll also make sure you bring the right paperwork if applicable to your appointment.

Our agents can tell you how long your removal appointment is, but it should take no longer than an hour. It’ll be a quick and easy process!

Ignition Interlock Removal Series: State-by-State Instructions

We’ve also broken down state-by-state what you generally need to do to initiate the Ignition Interlock removal process properly.

Have Any Questions?

Remember that if you have any questions at any point during your program, our 24/7/365 Customer Care Center is available at (800) 831-3299. Our knowledgeable team will guide you through any process related to your Ignition Interlock, whether it’s an installation, a transfer, a removal, or any service in-between.

Need an Ignition Interlock?

If you need to install an Ignition Interlock, call Smart Start at (800) 831-3299 or fill out our online form.