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Remote Car Starters in Rochester

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The Tint Shop - Remote Start for Your Vehicle

Looking for a reliable way to start your car from a distance? The Tint Shop offers top-quality remote start installations for all types of vehicles. Our expert technicians will help you choose and install the right system with precision and care. With our remote start services, you can stay warm and comfortable in your vehicle during the cold winter and ensure your car is always secure. Contact us today to learn more and schedule your installation.

At The Tint Shop, we understand the importance of having a reliable and convenient way to start your vehicle. We offer top-quality remote start solutions for all cars, trucks, and SUVs. Our expert technicians have years of experience installing remote start systems, and we use only the best products from trusted brands to ensure your satisfaction.

With our remote start services, you can stay warm and comfortable in your vehicle during the cold winter months without the hassle of waiting for your car to warm up. And you can rest assured that your vehicle is always secure, with advanced security features that prevent theft and keep your car safe. Whether you need a remote start system for your daily commute or off-roading adventures, we’ve got you covered. 

1-Way Remote Start & Security System

remote car starter in rochester nyThis system has a 1-way remote control that allows you to start your car from a distance and includes security features such as a shock sensor and siren.

Key features:

  • Includes two 4-button 1-Way Remotes
  • Three-channel remote start, security, and keyless entry system
  • Virtual Tach™ eliminates the need for a tach wire in most installations
  • D2D serial data port for Xpresskit
  • Bit-writer programmable for easy configuration
  • Arm, Disarm, Trunk release, and Remote Start
  • Outputs for optional horn and Starter kill Anti-Grind relays
  • XCR Relays onboard
  • Anti-Grind output (Relay Required)
  • Keyless Entry

LED 2-Way Remote Start & Security System

This system includes a 2-way LED remote control that provides feedback on the status of your vehicle and has advanced security features such as a glass break sensor.

Key features:

  • Includes One 5-Button 2-Way Remote and One 5-Button 1-Way Remote
  • 24-channel remote start, security, and keyless entry system
  • D2D port for plug-in Xpresskit vehicle interface
  • Virtual Tach–Patented DSP-based tachless solution
  • Control Center with integrated valet switch and bright blue Status LED
  • Extreme Capacity Relays onboard
  • Confirms commands and notifies of system triggers with LEDs
  • Tone and vibrate alert modes
  • Defroster Output**
  • Temp Check
  • 4 Auxiliary Channels
  • Comfort Closure**
  • Parking Light Flash
  • Anti-Grind**
  • Horn Honk**
  • Smart Start & Timer Start

SmartStart Digital Remote Start

This system lets you start your car from your smartphone using the Directed SmartStart app.

Key features:

  • Digital remote engine starter
  • 3x Lock start – use your factory fob to start a vehicle
  • Featuring advanced multi-bus OBD2 connectivity
  • Web-configurable digital module
  • Optional RF fob kits available**
  • Start, lock & unlock your car using your smartphone***
  • High-performance SmartStart module with CDMA 3G technology
  • Faster response and broader network coverage
  • Receive alerts if the alarm is triggered
  • Retrieve vehicle status
  • Control auxiliary features**

60 Days Free Directed SmartStart GPS

This system includes GPS tracking so that you can locate your vehicle in case of theft, and it comes with 60 days of free service.

Key features:

  • Locate your vehicle at the press of a button
  • Worried about teen drivers? Receive alerts any time your vehicle exceeds a preset speed limit
  • Lock down your car and get notified if it is moved without your permission
  • Need help remembering where you parked? Get directions using the built-in Map page
  • SmartFence alerts: Get Out of Bounds notifications if your vehicle goes into or out of specified areas
  • Want to tell your friends where you’re parked? Use one-touch check-in to update your social network
  • The scheduling feature makes it easy to monitor your vehicle at preset times and days

2-Way LCD

  • Long Range*
  • 5-button 2-way with LCD command confirmation
  • Rechargeable Battery
  • Transmitter Model 7756V

2-Way LED

  • Long Range*
  • 5-button 2-way with LED command confirmation
  • Rechargeable Battery

Transmitter Model 7857V

2-Way 1-Button

  • Long Range*
  • 1-button 2-way remote start with LED command confirmation

Transmitter Model 7816V

1-Way 5-Button

  • Up to 1/2 mile range*
  • 5-button

Transmitter Model 7656V

1-Way 4-Button

  • Up to 1/4 mile range*
  • 4-button

Transmitter Model 7146V

1-Way 1-Button

  • Up to 1/4 mile range*
  • 1-button

Transmitter Model 7116V

Frequently Asked

Questions About Remote Start

Remote start technology allows you to start your vehicle from a distance using a remote control or a smartphone app. This technology can help warm your car in the winter or cool it down in the summer before you even get inside.

Most cars can have a remote start system installed, but it depends on your vehicle’s specific make and model. Our technicians can assess your vehicle to determine if your car is compatible with a remote start system.

Yes, remote start technology is safe for your car. Our expert technicians use high-quality equipment and follow a detailed installation process to ensure your vehicle is not damaged during the installation.

The range of your remote start system will depend on the specific make and model of the system. Typically, the range can be up to several hundred feet.

Yes, remote start technology can be installed in manual transmission cars, but the installation process is more complex. Our technicians are experienced in installing remote start systems in manual transmission cars and can provide you with a professional installation.

Why Choose The Tint Shop?


Professional Installation

Our team of skilled technicians is expertly trained to install window film, paint protection film, and custom auto accessories. We take pride in providing exceptional customer service and work closely with our clients to ensure their needs are met. Our installation process is quick and efficient, with minimal disruption to your daily operations.

High-Quality Materials

The Tint Shop only uses the highest quality window films, paint protections films, and auto accessories. By choosing us, you can be assured that you're getting the best in class products not matter which service you choose. Our exceptional quality shines through and we are proud to be the top-rated installer in our area.

Competitive Pricing

At The Tint Shop, we understand that price is always important. While we are not always the least expensive option, we know it is more important to provide quality and value for the money. We only use high-quality, long-lasting products and our team of installers are expertly trained so you can trust our products will be installed correctly the first time.

Customer Service

Custom service the top-priority at The Tint Shop. We are proud of the 5-Star reputation that we have built in our area over the last 20 plus years. From initial contact to final installation, we strive to exceed our customers expectations at every interaction.

Contact Us

The Tint Shop is pleased to offer our expert services to customers in Rochester. Our address is 2705 W. Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY, and we can be reached by phone at 585-232-8468 or by email at

We offer the convenience of online appointment booking through our website Our knowledgeable staff can always answer any questions about our services and products.

Thank you for choosing The Tint Shop for your car window tinting, residential window tinting, commercial window tinting, paint protection, custom car audio, vehicle wrap, and other needs. We are committed to providing you with quality service and expert workmanship.

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The Tint Shop

Looking for information about window tinting services for your vehicle, home or commercial building?  Questions about customizing your vehicle, stereo installation or auto security? The Tint Shop is proud to have served the Rochester NY area for over 20 years, and we look forward to hearing what’s on your mind.  Please fill out the short contact form below and one of our staff members will get back to you at our first opportunity.