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Child Locked In Car - Auto Locksmith

Child Locked In Car Cardiff Auto Locksmith

We Can get to you fast if you Managed to lock your child in the car. 

100% success rate of opening Cars 

Cover the whole of Cardiff. 

Child - Baby Locked In Car Emergency Car Locksmith - What to do 

Child Locked In Car Cardiff Auto Locksmith

When children are concerned it is always a concern, Panic, and an overwhelming experience. If you find that you have locked your child in the car please do not panic. you have a few options;-

  • Phone James, Car Emergency Locksmith in Cardiff 07967725135 / We will give an accurate eta and have a 99% success rate on opening vehicles. Or even if you are Locked out please call us.
  • Call 999 the Emergency Services. They will give information on what to do and what is going to happen.
  • Smash a window. We strongly disagree with this option unless it is absolutely necessary. If you do choose this option please pick a window furthest away from the child and make sure the child is looking in the opposite direction from the window you smashing. 

Some common reasons for accidentally locking keys inside a car include:

1. Distraction: Being distracted while exiting the vehicle can lead to leaving the keys inside.

2. Automatic locking: Some cars have a feature that automatically locks the doors after a certain period of time, which can catch people off guard.

3. Misplacement: Setting the keys down inside the car and forgetting to pick them up before exiting.

4. Rushing: Haste or rushing to get out of the car can result in accidentally leaving the keys inside.

5. Remote malfunction: Issues with the remote key fob or electronic locking system can lead to unintentional locking of the keys inside the car.

TIPS FOR DISTRACTION when you have locked your child in the CAR. 

In any situation, it is very important to parents that their child is happy and consented and it is not uncommon that in this situation that panic kicks in as it is a very stressful situation. While you are waiting for the  Auto / Car Emergency locksmith to arrive every minute can feel like an hour this is really common and the locksmith is doing their best to get to you in the shortest time possible. We recommend you do the following to keep the situation under control.

  • If your child is sleeping leave them be as more than likely they're not worried
  • Stay Calm - The Locksmith is on his Way 
  • Ask a passer-by to stay with you if a friend or someone you know isn't with you and your alone as they can help you stay calm 
  • If the window is in direct sunlight put a coat or clothing in the way as inside can get warm rather quickly. 
  • Put the child's favorite cartoon on your smartphone as this will keep them calm, turn the volume right up and rest it on the window until the locksmith arrives. 

If you do wish to use our emergency car locksmith service please call James Locksmith Cardiff on 07967725135. If we are available we will do our very best to get to you as quickly as possible. 

Here at your Cardiff Locksmith, we treat every case as an individual for whatever work your job may presuppose. We always give clients 100 percent of our time and always show outstanding work with extreme skill.

Here are some tips to help you remain calm in a situation where you've accidentally locked your keys inside your car:

  • Take a deep breath: Deep breathing can help to calm your nerves and clear your mind.
  • Assess the situation: Take a moment to assess the circumstances and determine if there are any immediate solutions or resources available to help.
  • Stay focused: Try to focus on finding a solution rather than dwelling on the mistake.
  • Seek assistance: Reach out to a professional locksmith or emergency services if necessary. It's important to know that help is available.
  • Stay positive: Remind yourself that the situation is temporary and can be resolved. Keeping a positive mindset can help reduce panic.
  • Practice mindfulness: Engage in mindfulness techniques such as grounding exercises or visualization to help stay centered and calm.
  • Remember, it's natural to feel a bit flustered in such situations, but staying calm and collected can help you think more clearly and find a solution



Newer cars aswell as older ones mull-function which locks the doors by accident. Locking anyone inside.