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Old 05-04-2012, 10:58 PM   #99
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Have a 2008 Monaco Knight and I pull a Honda CRV. Well, I stopped on my way to Asheville to let the dog out at a rest stop. I went over and started the engine on the Honda. Ran it thru the gears and put it back into neutral. Charged the battery a bit and ran fluid into the transmission. Well, I forgot to turn the engine off.

Got to my camp and heard a noise when I went back to disconnect the car heard the engine running with the doors locked. Got my extra key and took care of the car. Car seems fine.

Has anyone ever done this?

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Have done this many times pulling a Honda Odyssey. Hasn't done any damage.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:22 PM   #100
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I have locked myself out too many times to count, but there is a spare key duct taped to the inside of my water heater access door.
Been there....done that.

Used to have the habit of throwing my keys down on the floor under the seat so that I didn't have to carry them around.

Then I got a vehicle with power locks and got into the habit of locking the door.

I spent so much $$$$$ getting someone to come out and unlock my vehicle cause I locked the keys in it, I bought a membership to AAA. I used up my 3 free callouts in about a week and a half and then I was back to paying for someone to come out and unlock the door.

I figure that habit cost me about $750 till I broke myself of it.
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Yepp.... did that for 6 hours on the way home from Maine on mY CR-V also! Least I knew the battery was charged!
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Yepp.... did that for 6 hours on the way home from Maine on mY CR-V also! Least I knew the battery was charged!
When I did it (2 Times) I got a bit concerned. I thought I was going see nile.
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I keep two sets of keys. In one pocket is my key FOB with gas cap, "Club" and ignition. In the other pocket is house and ignition(door) keys.
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