Great Idea...don't know why I never thought of this!...;-) Put your car keys beside your bed at night. If you hear a noise outsideyour home or someone trying to get in your house, just press the panicbutton for your car. The alarm will be set off, and the horn will continueto sound until either you turn it off or the car battery dies. This tip came from a neighborhood watch coordinator. Next time you come home for the night and you start to put your keys away, think of this: It's a security alarmsystem that you probably already have and requires no installation. Test it.It will go off from most everywhere inside your house and will keep honkinguntil your battery runs down or until you reset it with the button on thekey fob chain. It works if you park in your driveway or garage If your caralarm goes off when someone is trying to break in your house, odds are the burglar or rapist won't stick around... after a few seconds all theneighbors will be looking out their windows to see who is out there and sure enough the criminal won't want that. And remember to carry your keys while walking to your car in a parking lot. The alarm can work the same way there..... This is something that should really be shared with everyone. Maybe it could save a life or a sexual abuse crime. P.S. I am sending this to everyone I know because I think it is fantastic. Would also be useful for any emergency, such as a heart attack, where you can't reach a phone. My Mom has suggested to my Dad that he carry his car keys with hi m in case he falls outside and she doesn't hear him. He can activate the car alarm and then she'll know there's a problem.