Find My Car
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➥ Find My Car application has been featured in The Sunday Telegraph among the best gadgets for you car.
➥ The Wall Street Journal has selected this application in its Top 10 Apps That Will Change Your Life.
"Wondering around helplessly trying to find your parked car is a common recurring mid-life frustration dream, but it need never again be a reality with this inspired application. Find My Car puts an end to the ignominy of misplacing your car." - The Wall Street Journal.
Find My Car is a simple application that uses GPS location services to help you find your car. You will never forget where you parked!
NEW : The Augmented Reality feature is now available. You can now search your car using Augmented Reality technology.
How to use :
➊ Open Find My Car application and save your car position on the map. You can also take a picture and associate a short description to help fully document the parking spot.
➋ To find your car again, open the application and locate your last car position on the map (different zoom levels available). The distance to your car is displayed in real time as you walk down the street! You can also see the best walking direction from your current position to your parked car.
IMPORTANT : This application requires an active Internet connection to retrieve data. You also need to turn on "Location Services" option in the settings of your iPhone.
Thank you for taking the time to report any bugs or to request an enhancement to Find My Car application. Feedback is very important to us. We will do our best to answer queries. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What's New in Version 2.4
Bug fixes and support for iOS7.
This app does have its some issues.
I sent a email to support in October of 2014 and got a response that advised me that if more people have the problem then it will be updated. I even sent a few suggestion on how to fix the issue.
This app works fine if your cigarette port turns off when the car is turn off. So if you don't have any ports that turn off with the car then this item will not work, since the hardware component in the car needs to have the car off to work.
Also if you have remote start that make the ports have power, then this app won't work for you either.
All my ports are on so I had to convert one to make it turn off but I still have the issue of it working with remote start. If I do remote start the car then the red dot on the app that indicates where my car is goes away. The only workaround I have tried is to sync to Dropbox but then there is the issue of added clicking and there is no direction just "North is Up".
Downloaded this when I got to the stadium, set my location and went inside. When we left, took us RIGHT to our car. Not close, but exactly the correct row and spot. As we left, we saw dozens of people roaming the parking lot, all hitting the button on their remote, looking for their cars (half drunk, I'm sure). Horns beating all around. They should have downloaded this app!
Works well if...
You only have one parking spot you are wanting to mark. Recently left my vehicle in the airport parking lot, marking the spot so I could find it upon my return 10 days later. then used the app to mark my rental car parking spot...app overwrote my personal vehicle's spot so I had to rely on the tried and true key fob alarm button. Very disappointed. Will be looking at different apps after that experience.
- Category: Navigation
- Updated: Oct 23, 2013
- Version: 2.4
- Size: 4.6 MB
- Languages: English, French
- Seller: Presselite
- © Presselite
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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