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Old January 6th, 2015, 09:47 PM
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This is pretty cool, it's a lock for the clutch hydolics, if you got one of those gmb fender lockers you could keep this in it. Spendy as hell but you'd deter all but a flatbed theif
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Old January 7th, 2015, 07:22 AM
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I saw plenty of cars with tracking devices and advanced alarm systems stolen and never recovered in Miami. They would put them in a container and off to a foreign country. Lojack did a search in south America and found a bunch of the stolen vehicles. The government of that foreign country would not let the cars be shipped back. Of course they needed a nice ride too...
If you back your truck in and use your hand brake it makes it harder, but not impossible, for a flat bed to get it. I also use to use a thing called a cap. It covers the steering wheel with a plate and a rod making the car hard to steer and protected the air bag. Not impossible to disable but more of a pain factor.
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Old January 7th, 2015, 06:12 PM
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I remember hearing about some hidden lock you can put on the tranny. Apparently it was designed for the UK where Defenders are the number 1 car of choice for thieves. Plus, defenders have the security of a couch fort.

Edit: Found it.
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Old January 7th, 2015, 07:48 PM
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If you install a tracking device, you should install two. Most people are not going to look for a second tracker.
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