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Old 03-29-2007, 10:44 PM   #11
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Same goes with the club, always buy the club not those imitation one'* like click it. Click it only makes like 5 keys. I knew two people that bought their click it'* from different ends of the city and had the same key.
an experienced theif can defeat the club quite easily.
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ok, back from Pepboys, I bought a pack of McGard wheel locks and they are installed. Although wheel locks are not guaranteed to stop a crook, it can really slow down the theft process and hopefully the alarm will set off if they jerk the wheel too much
No, it doesn't really slow them down. It'* just as easy as a regular lugnut.
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one left hand lug on each corner will sure as heck slow them down thou.
I wonder if you can still find those.
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one left hand lug on each corner will sure as heck slow them down thou.
I wonder if you can still find those.
That'* a really good idea. A guy I did tires for ordered a new set of lugnuts for his car somewhere and one side of the car was backwards. They must be available.
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A buddy put one on each corner of his 68 charger and bet me i couldnt get one tire off in half an hour. Half an hour later we went to go get his case of beer. That was the first time I ever even heard of them.
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The idea IS to slow them down. What you are doing is warding off some hacks with nothing better to do. If a business pro wants to get your car, he is going to get it. The only chance you have in that case is an aftermarket security/recovery system and insurance.


There will always be scum, you just want to help them to decide to choose an easier car.
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The idea IS to slow them down. What you are doing is warding off some hacks with nothing better to do. If a business pro wants to get your car, he is going to get it. The only chance you have in that case is an aftermarket security/recovery system and insurance.
That'* the thing, As soon as they meet one guy that'* done it right everyone is going to know how to get them off. At least you only know the mechanics way to get them off and didn't post the right way to do it. BTW, Posting on a PUBLIC forum how to defeat a security measure is NOT a good idea. I suggest you edit your post immediatly.

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A buddy put one on each corner of his 68 charger and bet me i couldnt get one tire off in half an hour. Half an hour later we went to go get his case of beer. That was the first time I ever even heard of them.
Same thing here, cust warned me before I started. Of course I did one by hand first to make sure he wasn't on the glass pipe. He was right and I was suprised. It was a late 60'* 4 door mopar I think.
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The idea IS to slow them down. etc
(Snip) ...BTW, Posting on a PUBLIC forum how to defeat a security measure is NOT a good idea. I suggest you edit your post immediatly.
I will oblige in respect to the BC club. That may have been inappropriate for the sprit of the club.I would like to respectfully point out that there are thousands, if not 10s of thousands of this "solution" out on the web. I considered it general knowledge, similar to the guy that hacked the Club on national TV.
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The idea IS to slow them down. etc
(Snip) ...BTW, Posting on a PUBLIC forum how to defeat a security measure is NOT a good idea. I suggest you edit your post immediatly.
I will oblige in respect to the BC club. That may have been inappropriate for the sprit of the club.I would like to respectfully point out that there are thousands, if not 10s of thousands of this "solution" out on the web. I considered it general knowledge, similar to the guy that hacked the Club on national TV.
Thank you. While I'm sure thousands of people know about it, If we can restrict one person from knowing it we might save someones' rims, somewhere, someday. One less place for the wrong person to get the wrong information is always better.
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You live in a neighborhood so bad that someone would try to steel stock wheels off a 1990 Bonneville?
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