What Makes a Good Automotive Locksmith When You’ve Broken a Key

By | 2016-09-29T10:56:20+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

What Makes a Good Automotive Locksmith When You've Broken a Key A broken car key is frustrating, there's no doubt about it. But when it happens to you, it's helpful to know you've already got a plan in place for dealing with it. And no, a plan should not entail a do-it-yourself kit! Some jobs require [...]

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What to do if Your Car or Truck is Stolen

By | 2016-09-06T10:15:27+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

What to do if Your Car or Truck is Stolen You return to your parking spot, keys in hand and ready to hop in an drive home. Suddenly you realize you're standing where your car should be and it's not there! Ten cars are stolen every hour in the UK. In the USA, one is stolen [...]

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Is Your Car Safe From Electronic Thieves?

By | 2016-08-25T11:29:02+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

Is Your Car Safe From Electronic Thieves? Autolocks LTD have gone high-tech, but are they really keeping us safer?  Your remote keyless entry system may make life convenient, but it doesn't necessarily protect your car from break-ins. There are certain devices used to penetrate vehicles whose doors are controlled by keyless remote fobs, and criminals have [...]

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Driving in Europe This Summer? Read These Car Crime Safety Tips First

By | 2016-08-17T13:58:27+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

From car thieves to tire slashers, would-be criminals are eager to target foreign tourists driving in European cities. Here are tips for avoiding becoming another car crime statistic while on holiday this summer.  Imagine This... You've visit Barcelona and you've just hired a car to tour the countryside. You haven't even managed to get beyond city limits [...]

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7 Easy Ways to Protect Yourself from Car Theft

By | 2016-08-10T15:10:52+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

Every driver is at risk, but here are 7 ways to protect yourself and improve your odds of preventing carjacking. Police officers and security professionals offer the following tips, which they say can significantly reduce the chance of your being carjacked. 1. Keep Your Car Keys With You Never leave your car without removing the ignition [...]

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Here’s How You’ll Be Locking Your Ford Car Doors in the Future

By | 2016-05-31T13:37:22+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|

We're in the business of auto locks, so we think any news about locks, keys, transponders, fobs and the like is utterly fascinating. Of course our customers just want to get back inside their cars, be on the road, or gain peace of mind knowing they've made a spare set of keys for future emergencies. But [...]

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Problems With Your Keyless Entry?  Here’s What to Do

By | 2016-05-04T17:42:43+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|

Problems With Your Keyless Entry?  Here's What to Do Few drivers remember the days when a simple metal key was all we needed to unlock a car.  For decades now we've enjoyed the convenience of keyless entry.  Modern key fobs allow remote unlocking, better security, and hands-free convenience when gaining access to your car. But when [...]

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Lost Your Car Keys?  Check Your Office

By | 2016-04-15T09:05:07+00:00 April 15th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|

Lost Your Car Keys?  Check Your Office How to prevent losing your car keys- from the folks who know! We probably know more than anybody how a set of lost car keys can disrupt the day.  We help people every day who've misplaced their keys...and we see the stress it causes. From lost hours spent frantically [...]

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What Kind of Lockout Cover do You Have?

By | 2016-04-04T11:03:12+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

It's a beautiful Spring evening and you've thoroughly enjoyed your first hike of the year.  The sun is about to go down and it's time to head home... only you realize you've lost your keys. There's no time to recreate your 7-mile hike through the woods now, and you couldn't do it if you wanted to. [...]

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Auto Locksmiths: the Unsung Heroes Among Us

By | 2016-04-04T10:32:56+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Categories: Other Random Post, Uncategorised|Tags: |

They may not save lives daily or even put their lives on the line at all, but specialist car locksmiths are sometimes the unsung heroes we forget to recognize. After you read this, however, you may never look upon this profession in quite the same light.  That's because you're about to learn how auto locksmiths are [...]

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