Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2002 12:36:02 GMT From: Bob <uctraingLOWSPAMnopsamanet.com> Subject: Re: Automatically locking doors?
On Thu, 14 Mar 2002 18:04:00 -0500, "KeithG" <noonenopsamhlink.net> wrote: >Chill, Bob. I don't think they meant it as a slam. I gotta disagree, Kieth, on the intentional insult. If you care, do a search on what this guy posts at google.com with his name as author and "american" as a search word. His bigotry is apparent. >If so, it is best to let it go. Perhaps you are right there. I don't want to start a thread on him. >Most cars in Europe do not (used to not) come with keyless entry. >Without keyless entry, this is impossible (automatic actuation). Power locks >for a long time meant that the driver's door lock actuated the rest of the >locks on the car and there was not a motor there. Keyless entry in the US has only been popular for 10 or so years. Before that it was the exception rather than the rule. However, central locking inside the car with one button was probably popular 10 years before that (long before the first "carjacking"). Bob