DIY: Remote for Automobile Door Locks?

Answer Keyless entry remotes have been used since the early 1990s and are commonly used to lock and unlock the doors on an automobile. These remotes are also capable of activating a trunk release, soundin... Read More »

Top Q&A For: DIY: Remote for Automobile Door Locks

How can you get a replacement remote for door locks and alarm system on a jeep grand Cherokee 1995?

Why does a garage door remote open the door successfully but when you try to close the door the remote does not work and the door must be closed using the wall control in the garage?

AnswerMost garage door opener manufacturers adhered to new federal guidlines imposed buy the government in the early 90's to include 2 safety devices in each opener to avoid crushing injuries. Most... Read More »

How do I fix door locks that stick?

Slightly StuckPlace the key on a piece of paper, and rub the key with a graphite pencil. Insert the key into the lock, pulling it out and putting it back in a few times. Turn the key to lubricate t... Read More »

Are car door locks secure?

On One Hand: Modern Locks Are Hard to BreakModern car door locks are much more difficult to outsmart than old fashioned locks that can be undone with a coat hanger and the proper know how. When you... Read More »