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I Locked My Keys In My Car, What To Do Next?

27 August 2015 by: admin   /   0 Comments   /   Categories: Keys

Losing your key over and over again seems to be troublesome. But you are helpless. It happens just like that, isn't it? Well, if you are among those who are habitual to losing car keys, you need to learn some tricks which can help you to handle the situation up to a great extent.

I locked my keys in my car, what to do next?

It happens to a numbers of drivers, either they lock them inside their cars or lose their car keys. While those who had been trapped in such situation must be aware of the difficulties one has to face in order to get in. If you haven't been in such situation yet, you are lucky enough. But, this never means that it cannot happen to you ever. Fortunately, now you can learn few possible ways to get a car door unlocked without a key.

Your Shoestring can help:

Well, if this sounds different to you, then don't worry. Because you are not the only one to be surprised; a number of people, when come across this technique, feel difficult to believe. This technique is suitable for the cars having the simple locking mechanism, i.e. which unlock by pulling up. All you need to do is, tie a small loop in the middle of your shoelace in such a way that it can be tightened. Insert it inside the door and then put the string into the door lock. Now pull the loop tight around the lock and pull it in upward direction. If you are lucky enough, it will work in first attempt. But, if it doesn't you can give it another try.

Bring the coat hanger:

Yes, you can now use that coat hanger to unlock the car. It is quite simple process. Just untwist it to form a hook in such a way that when it goes inside, you can hook it to the lock. When you enter the hanger inside the car, you need to jiggle around to find the locking mechanism. It might take some time, but once you get it you save bucks that the locksmith would cost otherwise.  Remember, if you horizontal lock, this method will definitely work for you.

Inflatable wedge:

You can use the inflatable wedge to unlock your car. It is worth and safe method. It doesn't cause any damage to the paint of your car. Basically, it uses air to force the door open against the metal object like the screwdriver (or any other). When the wedge forms enough space, such that the tool can be inserted, you can patiently open the door.

Hence, next time you get fixed in such a frustrating situation, try to unlock car with any of these. However, it is highly recommended that if you are unable to open it with fewer efforts, it is better to call up a professional locksmith. These experts can provide you with immediate solutions with help of advanced tools and their experience. Remember your car is a major investment, and calling a locksmith will prove to be the safest and most reliable way to unlock it!