We all are humans and we make a lot of mistakes. Big mistakes and small mistakes, they come in countless sizes. It happens everywhere around the world at any time. Now, one of those very common mistakes is locking the car with the keys inside. Here is what you need to do to get out of the sticky situation or avoid it in the first place.
The very first thing you need to do is to analyze the situation. Is it going to rain or is it sunny? If it is going to rain you can spend your time standing there next to the car. You will need to take action as fast as possible.
Location is the next thing you will need to check on. Where is your car? Is it in your house? A parking lot? A bad neighborhood? This factor will let you know if you could leave your car there and go get help.
The above will help you determine what to do next. If you have it parked in your own house there is no problem in leaving the car to go find a way to open it. If you have parked in a bad neighborhood you can’t leave your car because you never know if someone will steals your car. You will have to end up making calls to either your friends or the local authorities to help you out of the sticky situation.
Well, first thing you need to do to is call up the person who has a spare key. If it is at home, get someone to bring it for you unless the vehicle is at your home. You must always have a spare key in your purse to avoid the whole situation.
If you are not the owner of the vehicle you will have to call the owner and check if a spare key has. If he doesn’t, you will need to ask him what to do. The local authority will have to damage the vehicle. So it is understandable that the owner makes the decision. You can also call up a locksmith and they can unlock your car if you don’t want any damage to your vehicle.
If you are lucky there are auto locksmiths who are available 24 hours. It is wise to have an emergency contact of them at times like this.
Those are your options unless you want to take matter in to your hands. Breaking the window or trying to lock pick yourself. There is a method to unlock your car with a knife and a tennis ball. Which you can easily find on the internet. Last resort is to call the authorities.