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Auto lock and unlock

Post by rickwookie » Thu May 27, 2021 11:27 am

In “Shit Honda promise in their sales blurb but never deliver” episode number *I’ve now lost count*:

I noticed this today on the UK website.

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Appalling English sentence structure aside, the e neither opens nor unlocks itself when you’re nearby, it merely pops out the handles (except when it doesn’t).

You also completely need to manually lock the door. There’s no auto lock.

Not very “Smarty” in my view.

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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by londiniumperson » Thu May 27, 2021 11:31 am

I'd love to know if there's actually even one advertised 'smart' feature that works as advertised.
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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by FDAD » Thu May 27, 2021 1:43 pm

londiniumperson wrote:
Thu May 27, 2021 11:31 am
I'd love to know if there's actually even one advertised 'smart' feature that works as advertised.
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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by Larbor » Fri May 28, 2021 6:06 pm

I don’t see the problem to be honest. It does unlock when you’re nearby. This is the default setting. Nowhere does it say that it locks automatically. You can lock it without a keyfob though.

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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by londiniumperson » Fri May 28, 2021 6:21 pm

renedekat wrote:
Fri May 28, 2021 6:06 pm
I don’t see the problem to be honest. It does unlock when you’re nearby. This is the default setting. Nowhere does it say that it locks automatically. You can lock it without a keyfob though.
Sorry to be pedantic, but it does not unlock, as @rickwookie has stated:
it merely pops out the handles
Also I've underlined some text 'No need to manually lock' from the original post. If this is not implying auto locking, then nothing needs to be manually locked, i.e. every single vehicle & house, they could all be left unlocked all the time and that would mean Smarty Entry for everyone.

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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by Larbor » Sat May 29, 2021 12:33 pm

If you’re really pedantic you could call touching the door handle to lock it, manual. But they make a point of mentioning the keyfob.

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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by rickwookie » Sat May 29, 2021 5:41 pm

renedekat wrote:
Sat May 29, 2021 12:33 pm
If you’re really pedantic you could call touching the door handle to lock it, manual. But they make a point of mentioning the keyfob.
I mean, touching it with your hand is the very definition of "manual". By your logic, my Mk 1 Fiesta had auto locking because I didn't need to use the fob (by virtue of it not existing).

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Re: Auto lock and unlock

Post by darrenj1 » Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:25 pm

Try opening the car key fob still in your house, The door does unlock when you bring the fob near automatically.

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