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What are the requirements for ProStart SmartStart?

  • A compatible iOS, Android or BlackBerry device. The ProStart SmartStart app – downloaded to your device.
  • A complete ProStart SmartStart system or a ProStart SmartStart module added to a compatible ProStart remote start or security system.
  • A ProStart SmartStart service plan.

- iOS: iPhone®, iPad®, iPod Touch®.
- Android: SDK 1.6 or newer.
- BlackBerry: OS 4.5 to 6. A beta app for OS 7 is available here.

Car Control

Now you can remote start, lock and unlock your car just by pushing a button on your smartphone using the ProStart SmartStart App from Directed, the leader in vehicle security and remote start.

Motor Club

Locked out? Dead battery? Need a tow? ProStart SmartStart's got your back. Free 24/7/365 roadside assistance now comes with ProStart SmartStart. Customers in a bind can access the Directed Motor Club with just the push of a button in the ProStart SmartStart app.

Directed Motor Club is included with all SmartStart Secure service plans. That's a $79/year value included at no additional charge!

Registration is simple - just enroll in the Directed Motor Club while purchasing a service plan.


SmartPark notes a vehicle's location every time you press the door lock button from the Car Control screen or the "Park My Car" button from the SmartPark screen.

To return to the stored location, you simply press the "Find My Car" button from the SmartPark screen and retrieve the location, accessing any additional accompanying photo or note reminder that the you may have stored. SmartPark shows a map with directions back to the car's location.

While returning to your car, make use of SmartPark's "SnakeEyes" feature - just hold up your phone and a virtual view of your car keeps you pointed in the right direction.

Parking Meter

Too many parking tickets because you forgot to refill the parking meter? Need help remembering when it's time to put in more coins? Don't worry, the ProStart SmartStart app will remember for you!

Simply set the Parking Meter in the ProStart SmartStart app when you fill the real life parking meter. The app will keep track of how much time you have remaining on your meter and will let you know when it's time to go refill.

The Parking Meter feature will also show you a timestamp and how long it has been since you last pressed the lock button in the app.