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Ever locked your keys in your truck???

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Old 01-02-2008, 12:04 AM
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I did tonight, and what is most odd, is my drivers door will not lock with pd locks or when you manualy push the **** down when key is in the ignition. ( 06 2500 ram SLT )

My truck was running as I gave a boast to sick tempo, and than I can't get into my truck, glad I had a srw on the truck and topper and a long handel broom to hit the pd lock button ...
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So you were able to lock yourself out with the motor running? Damn, that sux. I'll have to experiment with mine. I didn't think you could do that.
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Last time I locked my keys in was in a about '03 and luckily I had an '02 Chevy Avalanche at the time. Onstar had it unlocked in about a 45 seconds after I called them.
Although, just to see if it works, I tried the "cell phone/key fob" trick witha Dodge and it works...
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The cell phone key fob trick??? What's that?
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Here is an inexpensive trick. Tape a spare key under the truck.
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people claim that you can call who ever has your other keyless fob on a cell phone and they press the button the cell phone will transmit the signal over the cell signal and will unlock the auto.


I have never seen it work.



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people claim that you can call who ever has your other keyless fob on a cell phone and they press the button the cell phone will transmit the signal over the cell signal and will unlock the auto.


I have never seen it work.
It works, I can attest to it. We were out drinking inthe bar oneevening after a round of golfand the topic came up and I said something about how cool the Onstar I had with my Chevy truck was. Dude brought up the cell phone deal. I didn't buy it, so he locked his Durango and handed me his keys, called his wife and held the cell phone up about 3 feet away from the car with the speaker phone on and click, the SOB unlocked. Cost me a $10 bet...
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Keyless fobs work on radio freqs. Cell phones transmit audible signals, not radio frequencies.

I think you got scammed. He probaly had another fob is his pocket.

http://www.snopes.com/autos/techno/keyless.asp

I carry a spare key minus the platic covering in my wallet.
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I've locked my keys in my truck only once. Along with my wallet that contained my spare key in case I locked my keys in the truck. It is a story that my fiancee will not let me soon forget.
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I carry a spare inside the bed frame in a magnetic key holder, works great, never had to use it but my ol'lady has
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