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Have You Locked Yourself Out Of Your Car?? No problem!

There’s no worse feeling than reaching into your pockets or purse and realizing that your car keys are missing. Unfortunately, it is quite common to forget them inside a vehicle.On a positive note, it’s actually quite easy to unlock your car — and in no time at all!

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This trick will be useful when all hope seems to be lost! How many times have you been locked out of your own car? How many times have you left the keys in the car and closed the door behind you?Well, with this trick, as long as your car is a compatible model, you will know how to unlock the door in no time and without any need for help.

You need just a shoe lace and handy fingers! Pull your shoelace out of your shoe. In the middle of the lace, make a small noose knot that can get tighter as you pull on both ends. Hold your shoelace gently from both ends, and fit it over the closed door in the crack between the door and the car’s frame.


Pull the shoelace down and try to get the loop around the car’s lock. One the loop is around the lock, pull on both ends to tighten the noose. Once the loop is secure, pull the shoelace up from both ends. The lock will be pull the lock up, allowing you access to your car.