02 May '13, 9pm

Using a screwdriver to start your car

Using a screwdriver to start your car

I’ve seen this around before as it’s been in the Import/Drift scene for quite some time. You can make a more aesthetically pleasing version by using an open flame such as a butane burner or gas stove. You use pliers to hold the screwdriver over the flame till it gets soft enough that you can pull the driver out of the handle. Take the key you will be using and remove the plastic off of it by either the same method, or by simply melting it off, or cutting it away if you really want to. Then you take the stripped key (holding it with the pliers) and hold it over the flame till it starts to glow, and then safely press it centered into the handle. Run cold water over it after you set it to cool it off, and you’re done. OBVIOUSLY this does not work if you have an immobilizer chip, though, but the result is very nice looking. It’s really nice if you find a stubby screwdriver han...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2013/05/02/using-a-screwdriver-to-sta...

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