Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Modified car suitable for persons with high quadriplegia with partial arm/hand function
Description The user has a modified car with automatic transmission. The modification consists of a spinner knob with customized handle (wheel ball) and extra power steering, as well as hand controls with customized handle.
In winter the user can heat up the car by remote control (pager). The user doesn’t have to scrape snow or ice from the windshield and can get into a car that is already warm.
Made by Car modification company
Paid for by
This tip is from 2007
The person lives in an apartment. He is working and studying full time. He was injured in 2003 and has a tetraplegia (C6). He has personal assistance 1-3 hours a day.
View all tips by Tobias