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Hoax or not? Tennis ball car unlocker?

by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 7, 2007 11:30 AM PST
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by marinetbryant / February 7, 2007 11:38 AM PST

Before using the tennis ball, think I'd shoot a little graphite in there. Also heard you can call with your cell to someone who has the lock/unlock part of your entry system, they hold it up to cell phone while you direct your cell phone at door lock, he presses unlock, door unlocks. I know it works at 50 ft, not sure of other distances.


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cell phone unlock=hoax
by jonah jones / February 7, 2007 11:41 AM PST
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by taboma / February 7, 2007 12:05 PM PST
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marinetbryant, The cell phone. That one works.
Amazing but true. Heard about that trick about two years ago.
the only problem I have is the fact I do not have a cell phone.
The new Mac iphone looks better all the time.


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Maybe if the lock is made by microsoft
by tomron / February 7, 2007 11:43 AM PST

Here's a whole tread regarding this,LINK


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if Cnet wasn't PG-13
by jonah jones / February 7, 2007 11:46 AM PST

i could give a good explanation of what happens when a pretty blonde presses your.........



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Car door unlocker?
by taboma / February 7, 2007 12:13 PM PST

Here is an interesting concept for everyone. Record the waves from your keyless entry and store on the Mac iphone. Play it back to your auto when locked out.
I wonder if that can be done??
Sounds possible. Anyone want to try it?


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It advocates carrying the tennis ball
by John Robie / February 7, 2007 12:56 PM PST

in purse. Wife says absolutely no room, but could squeeze a spare key in her purse. She is not blonde, asked how I would carry it. Reply, "In my tool box"...............
behind the cab.

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(NT) An obvious hoax, I can't believe you even asked
by C1ay / February 7, 2007 8:54 PM PST
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He posted it....
by Angeline Booher / February 7, 2007 10:41 PM PST

.... as a fun conversation-starter.

It's also a good example of the mis-information on the 'net, and a sample of what we often get in our personal inboxes.

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Bob posted it?
by taboma / February 8, 2007 1:03 PM PST
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?as a good fun conversation starter.
Well it was a good one to use. Thanks to Bob!
I liked it! :

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That's one that's new to me.
by Angeline Booher / February 7, 2007 11:29 PM PST
In reply to: How about this one??
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That one works. Here's the BIC PEN KRYPTONITE LOCK TRICK.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 8, 2007 1:57 AM PST
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there is a 1 hour video
by jonah jones / February 8, 2007 11:08 AM PST
In reply to: How about this one??

floating around the net show the dutchman who is considered the "master" of lock bumping.....

it's not quite as easy as the guy in the youtube video shows, but the system does work....

jonah "prefers bump 'n grind" jones


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(NT) I read this in a novel
by Dragon / February 13, 2007 8:06 AM PST
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To quote Cubert from "Futurama"
by Cyborganizer / February 13, 2007 10:14 AM PST

This video is "weapons grade bolognium."

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This video is "weapons grade bolognium."
by taboma / February 13, 2007 11:24 AM PST

Cyborganizer, Fun to read.

I guess no one likes my idea with the iphone??
OK. How about a Blackberry? Works better for everyone?
Should work the same as a cell phone.

By the way, Bob Proffitt started this post to get every one alerted and to have fun.
I did.


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