Using cars

Say goodbye to the retractable cable!

Progressively, you will find the vehicle keys in the glove box and not hanging from the retractable cable beside the steering wheel.

Vehicle Auto-mobile de Communauto

A few easy steps to access our cars.

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Reserve your vehicle as usual

This will be a gradual transition. When making your reservation, a key icon will let you know that the key for the selected vehicle is no longer on the retractable cable, but in the glove compartment.

2.

Access with your key FOB

Once at the station, unlock the doors of the reserved vehicle by placing your key fob on the reader located on the windshield on the driver's side.

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3.

Take the key and drive!

Take the car key from its case, in the glove compartment. Keep the key with you during temporary stopovers and use the car key to lock and unlock the doors.

4.

Before you leave the Car

At the end of your trip, put the key back in its case, inserting the USB into the port, in the glove compartment. Make sure all the cards that were already present are still in their slots and that the trip log is completed as always.

5.

Ending Your Trip and Locking the Doors

End your trip and lock the doors by placing your key fob on the reader before leaving the vehicle. Make sure the doors are actually locked.

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FAQ

How do I unlock the car?

To unlock the doors, simply place your key fob on the reader located on the windshield, on the driver side. Keep the key with you during temporary stops and use the key to lock and unlock the doors.

Will I still need to disarm the anti-theft device by placing my RFID key after each stopover

No. The anti-theft device will be disarmed at the start of your reservation with your key fob and you won’t need to use it again until the end of your reservation.

Will I need to fill out the trip log at the end of my reservation?

Yes. You still need to fill out the trip log…for now. We will say goodbye to the trip log in phase 2 of the project.

Will my joint member’s key fob work for my reservations as well

Yes. Their key fob will work on your reservations and vice-versa.

How to know whether the key is inside the glove compartment or on the retractable cable beside the steering wheel?

When making a reservation, a key icon will let you know that the key for the selected vehicle is inside the glove compartment.


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