Find My Car – Never Lose Track Of Where You Parked Your Car Again

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Find My Car – Never Lose Track Of Where You Parked Your Car Again

Car Care Tips And Tricks

Ever parked your car somewhere and totally forgot where you left it?

Well now you don’t have to worry about that anymore.

With the Find My Car App you can set a marker for where you parked your car and then later use the Find My Car App to locate your car again.

Very useful in large parking situations such as at a Shopping Mall, Airport or at a major Sporting or Community Event.

Find My Car is just one of the many fantastic features available on the Auto Advisor Mobile App.

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Downloading the Auto Advisor Mobile App onto your phone is easy.

Simply search for “The Auto Advisor Mobile App” on the App Store (iPhone / iPad) or on the Play Store (Android) to get started.

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Below is a basic outline of how the Find My Car App works based on an iPhone device.

To access the Find My Car App, first you must open the Auto Advisor Mobile App.

Open The Auto Advisor Mobile App
Open The Auto Advisor Mobile App

Then open the Find My Car App.

Open The Find My Car App
Open The Find My Car App

Once you have safely parked your car use the Set Location Marker button to set the location of where you have left your car.

Set Location Marker Button
Set Location Marker Button

A pin will appear on the map which marks the spot where you have parked your car.

Location Marker Set
Location Marker Set

Once you start moving you will find the Current Location Button handy. The Current Location Button will place your current location in the middle of the map relative to the Location Marker that you have set.

Current Location Button
Current Location Button

You can switch between a normal Map and a Hybrid Map depending on what you prefer. A Hybrid Map is like a normal Map overlaid on top of satellite images.

Normal Map Or Hybrid Map
Normal Map Or Hybrid Map

The Set Timer button allows you to turn on a count down timer. This is useful if you have parked somewhere that is metered and you need to know when the meter is going to run out.

Set Timer Button
Set Timer Button

To start the count down timer simply select the amount of time and then click on the Set Timer button.

Set Count Down Timer
Set Count Down Timer

Click on the Map Icon to start tracking.

Map Icon
Map Icon

The Find My Car App uses the mapping program that is built into your iPhone, iPad or Android device. Keep in mind that in this example we are using an iPhone so what appears on your phone may be slightly different. Please check the user manual for your phone to learn more about the mapping program on your phone. Click on the Start button to start tracking.

Start Tracking
Start Tracking

Use the Arrow Button to switch between different tracking modes.

Arrow Button
Arrow Button

Use the 3D button to view the map in 3D mode.

3D Mode
3D Mode

To stop tracking click on the End option.

End Tracking Mode
End Tracking Mode

The mapping program will return to normal mode with tracking turned off.

Mapping Program With Tracking Turned Off
Mapping Program With Tracking Turned Off

To return to the Find My Car App you will need to open the Auto Advisor Mobile App from your main navigation screen.

Open The Auto Advisor Mobile App
Open The Auto Advisor Mobile App

The Camera allows you to take a photo of your car and place it next to the Marker Location that you have set. This may be useful in case you want to know where your car is parked in relation to other land marks or simply if you want to have a record of the condition of your car when you parked it.

Camera
Camera

You can choose to either Take a Photo or Choose from Library. In this case I’m going to select Choose from Library and make use of an image that I have taken earlier.

Take A Photo Or Choose From Library
Take A Photo Or Choose From Library

Select a photo from your Photo Library.

Select From Photo Library
Select From Photo Library

The selected image will appear next to the Location Marker that you have set.

Selected Image And Location Marker
Selected Image And Location Marker

The Email Button allows you to Email or SMS the Marker Location to someone. This may be useful if for instance you can not pick up your car and need someone else to pick it up for you.

Email Button
Email Button

Share by Email or Share by SMS.

Share By Email Or Share By Phone
Share By Email Or Share By Phone

Click on the Trash Can Icon to reset the Location Marker and start over.

Trash Can Icon
Trash Can Icon

Another useful App that you can use with the Find My Car App is the Personal Notes App. You can use the Personal Notes App to write notes, lists and reminders for instance shopping lists, to do lists or simply to make detailed notes about where you parked. An example of this might be in a multi floor parking lot. You can use the Personal Notes App to write down the level and section number of where you parked. You can access the Personal Notes App from within the Auto Advisor Mobile App.

Open Personal Notes App
Open Personal Notes App

Click on the Create A New Personal Note icon.

Create A New Personal Note
Create A New Personal Note

Click on the Tick Icon to save your Personal Note.

Tick Icon
Tick Icon

Click on the Back Button to return to the main menu of the Auto Advisor Mobile App.

Back Button
Back Button

Have fun using the Find My Car App and be sure to share your car photos on our Facebook Page!

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