Car Guy Life Hacks That Actually Make Your Life Easier For Real

Posted on Sep 28 2016 - 2:12pm by motormike

These aren’t just ‘life hacks’…these are car guy life hacks that actually work and can make your life easier and save you money in the process! You’ll never believe number 12…but it works!

Boost the range of your car remote by holding it to your head

boost car remote using your head

 

Tim Pozar, a radio engineer was asked by the New York Times to explain how this actually works….

He explained “You are capacitively coupling the fob to your head. With all the fluids in your head it ends up being a nice conductor. Not a great one, but it works.” Using your head can extend the key’s wireless range by a few car lengths.

So on this one..even the science is sound!