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  • Keys locked in the car? How NOT to open your car

    Let’s be honest, We have all (me included) locked the keys in the car, or at least know people who have. Often, our first reaction is to think we will have to put a window through. Many people do just that, and then regret it straight away. This is the worst possible way to get…

  • How to unlock a car without the keys

    Firstly, all the old fashioned ways simply don’t work. Almost all cars since the start of the millennium, don’t simply lock. They deadlock. The difference is simple. Once deadlocked, the car handles on the inside are useless, so forget about coathangers and things through a slightly prised door. Even if you can get a grip…

  • How a car key works

    Keys are unchanged for centuries, as are the methods for “picking” a lock. Even though cars have been around for much less than this, your car key is still going in a lock, just like the yale locks and euro cylinder locks used on your house door. THE MECHANICS In its simplest form, your car…