How-to videos for using an ignition interlock device

We know that technology can sometimes be finicky, and oftentimes things just don’t go your way. To help you out, we’ve compiled a gallery of videos that should help relieve some stress and provide the help you need to make working your device easy. This will help to give a simple visual using one of the Intoxalock devices to show how they work. Included are videos that can help you understand how to blow into the IID to get a proper breath sample, how to start your vehicle with the IID as well as more information regarding calibrations, lockouts and retests while you are driving.

How-to videos for using an ignition interlock device

We know that technology can sometimes be finicky, and oftentimes things just don’t go your way. To help you out, we’ve compiled a gallery of videos that should help relieve some stress and provide the help you need to make working your device easy. This will help to give a simple visual using one of the Intoxalock devices to show how they work. Included are videos that can help you understand how to blow into the IID to get a proper breath sample, how to start your vehicle with the IID as well as more information regarding calibrations, lockouts and retests while you are driving.
What is an ignition interlock device?
This video helps explain the equipment that you will be using. Find out what an ignition interlock device is and how to use it. Ignition interlock devices are installed in a vehicle to prevent drinking and driving. The device requires the driver to submit a breath sample prior to being able to start the vehicle. If alcohol is detected, the vehicle will not start. Ignition interlock devices are used across the country and have been instrumental in cutting down on the number of drunk driving fatalities.
How to start your vehicle
Using your vehicle is a little different when you have in IID installed. Learn how to start your vehicle when you have an Intoxalock ignition interlock installed.
Random retests
While you are driving, your device will require you to submit new breath samples at random intervals. This video helps you understand how to perform a random retest safely.
Calibrations
A calibration of your device is required every few months for your IID. Learn more about what to do, where to go, and tools that will be helpful during this process.
Lock outs
What is a lock out, and how do you deal with it? If a lock out occurs, your vehicle will not shut off your vehicle, but other things might occur. Learn more here.
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