What are some advantages of a remote car starter?

I was thinking about getting a remote car starter to cool down my car because I live in Florida, but I'm on the fence. Besides being able to start your car from a distance, are there other advantages to a remote car starter?

Answer
Great question! A remote car starter is certainly convenient when you want to cool your vehicle in the summer in Florida, but it has tons of other benefits as well, including:
  • Avoiding the dreaded hot steering wheel
  • Synchronizing with your smartphone for a more high-tech approach to starting your car
  • Adding a GPS tracker to it for your protection and to locate your car in a parking garage
  • Melting snow or warming the car if you decide to venture north for the winter
With all of the add-ons and other options available, using a remote car starter will only set you back about $100 to $200, but it’s well worth the price.
In addition to upgrading with a remote car starter, you may want to consider comprehensive coverage, since it’ll protect you from theft.
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Happy shopping, and enjoy the upgrade!
Eric Schad
Answered on Oct 29, 2021
Eric Schad has been a freelance writer for nearly a decade, as well as an SEO specialist and editor for the past five years. Before getting behind the keyboard, he worked in the finance and music industries (the perfect combo). With a wide array of professional and personal experiences, he’s developed a knack for tone and branding across many different verticals. Away from the computer, Schad is a blues guitar shredder, crazed sports fan, and always down for a spontaneous trip anywhere around the globe.
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