PLEASE NOTE: Use of the Bluetooth
functionality requires an iPhone
4S and the Find My Car Bluetooth
The Pro version supports 3rd party Bluetooth
The Standard version only supports the Find My Car Smarter
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Can`t remember where you parked
your car? Don`t worry! Your iPhone
4S will, AUTOMATICALLY!
Whenever you walk away from your car, the iPhone
4S remembers where you parked
your car last. And unlike the other apps out now you only need to turn on the app after you have already misplaced your car. NO MORE JOTTING DOWN NOTES OR TURNING ON LOCATION
APPS EACH TIME YOU LEAVE YOUR CAR.
How does Find My Car Smarter
Find My Car Smarter
uses a new technology called Bluetooth
When you start your car, the Find My Car Smarter
App wirelessly connects to the Find My Car Smarter
Device. After you have parked
your car your engine and the Find My Car Smarter
Device, powered by your cigarette lighter, turn off. The App realizes that your car is parked
and then activates the GPS on your iPhone
momentarily to save your car`s location. If you lose your car, simply launch the app and it will help you navigate your way back by showing you your current location
and the location
of where you last parked
Using Find My Car Smarter
The app will
indicate where you have parked
your car, how far away you are from your car, and how long you have parked
at that location.
With Dropbox syncing a communal car`s location
can be shared between a group.
You can also setup automatic parking meter and sweeping notifications.
How do I set up Find My Car Smarter?
ONE TIME SETUP:
1. Download the "Find My Car Smarter" App. Don`t forget to allow the app to "use your current
2. Plug your Find My Car Bluetooth Smarter
Device or compatible Bluetooth
into your car and
then pair it to your iPhone
4S. You only need to do this step one time and it takes about 1 minute.
How do I use Find My Car Smarter?
1. Rest easy knowing that you have the Find My Car Smarter
App on your phone.
2. Forget where you parked
3. Click on the "Find My Car" App on your iPhone
4S and allow the map to guide you back to your car.
4. Find your car.
Won`t the app running
kill my battery
No, when you are stationary within a 1 km (0.62 miles) area, such as at home or at work, the app is asleep and the only resource that is used is iOS periodically waking up and scanning for Bluetooth
devices. This situation is similar to when your phone
is paired to a Bluetooth
However, the app will
wake up momentarily every time your iPhone
travels a few miles. This is to ensure that the app will
get relaunched and is running
in the background
in case the phone
closes the Find My Car Smarter
Some power consumption occurs after you park your car and
the GPS is enabled to save the location
of your car. Under good conditions, Find My Car Smarter
can complete this process in about 5 seconds and then go back to sleep. The power usage is equivalent to opening the Maps App and finding your current
this app in the background
will not significantly decrease your battery
life. However, drivers who drive long distances and park their cars frequently (e.g. pizza delivery person) may experience a noticeable decrease in their battery