How to use a smart phone to track your motorcycle
Automatic motorcycles are a common sight these days, but how can you know where they are and when?
Here are some ways to track them using your smartphone.
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You can also set up a virtual motorcycle tracker in your phone’s browser, but it might not be easy to track down a real one, as some smart phones have a very limited tracking capability.
There are two main ways to check the whereabouts of a motorcycle: using a motorcycle app or using a smartphone’s GPS.
If you’re looking to get an accurate GPS location, then you’ll need a motorcycle that has a Bluetooth-enabled GPS module that has been paired to your smartphone using the Android or iOS app.
You can find these apps for Android and iOS by checking the Android Market.
Or, if you’re not a smartphone fan, you can also search for the Google Android app, and the Apple iOS app will list the best free apps for tracking.
If you want to check for an actual motorcycle, then try an app like Bumble or Bike Tracker.
They will show you an approximate location of the motorcycle and the time it’s currently travelling.
If a motorcycle is still not showing up on your phone, try the following.
Open your phone app.
Click the map icon on the top right.
Select the area you want.
Choose the city or region you want the map to be located in.
The map will show the approximate distance to your location.
If your location is too far away, then it’s probably not an accurate location.
Open the app again.
The app will show an approximate distance you need to travel.
If the estimated distance is less than the actual distance, then the location is inaccurate.
Open the app once more.
If there’s still no GPS signal, then your motorcycle may be lost or damaged.
The best thing to do is go to the nearest repair shop or a local dealer and have them perform a repair.
If it’s a Honda, try Honda’s Repair Center, or a Moto Guzzi dealer.
If the motorcycle isn’t displaying an accurate distance, you’ll want to contact the manufacturer to find out what might have caused the issue.
The Moto Guzzlers owner, Mark Gaultier, told TechRadar that “if the bike doesn’t display an accurate address, we’ve tried a lot of different solutions.”
You can also look for a repair center or repair company by visiting a repair shop.
Most bike repair shops will be able to provide you with a GPS tracking solution for free.
For the Moto Guz’s owners, Gaulter said “they don’t offer any solutions that will give you the best result.”
You should also keep in mind that there are many variables that affect your accuracy.
If a motorcycle doesn’t show up on the map due to rain or fog, then its likely that you need a more expensive bike.
In addition, some parts on your bike may be missing.
Check with the manufacturer of your motorcycle to be sure it has all the parts you need.