In these modern times, cars are an important aspect of our lives. We use it daily, and it is frustrating at one time when we realize that we have locked the keys inside car, and we need to use it to catch up with something hurriedly. Locking our car keys is not unique to a chosen few. Let us be advised to put extra keys of our automobiles at a place where we can instantly access to them. Find a position in the house where you can put the spare keys safely just in case you have locked the car keys.
Anytime you lock your car keys here are some ways that I considered when I locked my key in my car:
Some people prefer hiding the spare keys somewhere on the vehicle. It will help them when the keys are locked, misplaced, or damaged. Make sure it is a place where the keys cannot fall when you are driving. Be cautioned not to put it where everybody can access to it, it might make your car susceptible to theft.
Secondly, when you lock your keys in the car rush and get the nearest locksmith. They are professionals in making auto-keys that will unlock your car. With their tools, they can cut you a new key. Remember locksmiths do not do things for free. They will charge you for the service they will render. Before giving the locksmith the job, make sure you agree on the terms of service. It will help you avoid haggling on the payments once the job is complete. You can check online or ask residents of that neighborhood how you can get a locksmith.
If you are locked out and you have a spare key in the house you can call at home immediately so that they can bring you a spare key. If you are very far from home, call your insurance provider they might be having road assistance policy, check if they got you covered. The insurance company will then help in unlocking the car door.
To the registered members of the AAA, they can immediately inform them for assistance. But as well you can sign up and ask for help the same time. Remember if you sign up and request for help immediately it will be costly, but it will relieve you of the stress of not being able to access your car. A smarter way to go around it is to sign up and call for help the next day. It will be cost effective but only viable when you do not need to use the car immediately.
If you are not a member AAA, you can visit a dealer. Some dealers have spare keys that may unlock your car; you will need to carry your Vehicle Identification Number with other proofs that you own the locked car.
There is also the brilliant option of using multiple kits bought online. These tools can open a car, but you have to be patient to be able use them. The good thing about them, you can use them anytime you lock your car keys inside the car or misplaced the keys.
Finally, call the police some police departments know how to open car doors. They may do it at a fee or freely. If any of these do not work for you, you may opt to damage the door by struggling to open it until you are successful to open. But beware it carries the risk of your damaging the car.