Remote control starter systems have become increasingly popular in recent years. In fact, over a million are sold every year in North America alone and that number continues to grow. Remote start enables the ability to start your car without every having to enter your car. You could be in your house getting ready to go to work in the morning and want to have your car warmed up by the time you get to it. Or want the air conditioning blasting by the time you get back to your car that's been parked in the sun all day. With Remote Start, drivers get an added convenience and security feature to their car.
Some remote start systems operate using an independent remote, others use a smartphone interface. Some remote starts can work from long distance, while others require you to be within 100 feet of the vehicle to work. Many remote start systems need extensive wiring in order to integrated properly, while others only require a few changes. There are dozens of remote start systems with tons of features that flood the market today, how do you find the best? CarAudioNow has assembled a list of the Top Rated & Best Remote Car Starts that combine the best features on the market, in order simplify the search for a system.
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Here is a list of 2017's top rated and reviewed car and truck remote starts to help you choose the best products for your vehicle:
Best Remote Start For Cars & Trucks | Top 5
|Our Rank||Remote Start||Paging Type||Range||Smartphone App||Price|
|1.||Viper LC3 4706V||2-Way||One Mile||Yes||$$|
|2.||Python 4806P||2-Way||One Mile||Yes||$$|
|3.||Scytek Galaxy G5||1-Way||3000ft||No||$|
|5.||Code Alarm CA1153||1-Way||1500ft||No||$$|
Best Remote Car Starter | How We Tested
In order to find the best Car Alarm System with Remote start, CarAudioNow has combined many reviews across the industry with first-hand tests. There are multiple criteria that we take into consideration when rating and reviewing each remote car start system, including:
- Style (Looks, Design)
- Display Type (LCD, Dotted, LCD Text, etc.)
- Features (Range, Auxiliary Outputs, Trunk Release, 2-way Paging, etc)
- Quality (Materials used, manufacturer, etc)
- Online Reviews (From multiple vendors such as Sonic Electronix, Crutchfield, Amazon and more)
The result from our combination of sources and testing is a list of the top rated and reviewed Remote Car Starters. And in addition to our compilation of best rated products, CarAudioNow also provides multiple comparisons of prices from vendors to try to get you the best price for all of your products. But in the end, the best remote start is one that meets your specific needs and is compatible with your car.