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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 01-31-03, 06:26 AM Thread Starter
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How many AU onwards Fords stolen?

Does anyone know the stats, I thought they couldn't be stolen?
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Hopefully not too many
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No car is 'unstealable'. Pro thieves will always find ways around even the most advanced security systems.
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Have heard of a few AU XR8's being stolen in Sydney, never to be seen again. Would like to know how these bastards do it as I'd to stop mine from being a statistic. As for now factory alarm, kill switch and Club lock's gonna have to do.
 
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My friend's AU Forte was stolen and recovered once. I won't say how, but apparently it wasn't very hard.

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My friend's AU Forte was stolen and recovered once. I won't say how, but apparently it wasn't very hard.
Maybe behind a tow truck!
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Quarter AU VX VT
June 02 95 102 273
March 02 109 103 329
Dec 01 92 106 313
Sep 01 82 70 296

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June 02 71% 81% 63%

I think its around 50% of immobilised cars the thief had access to keys and transponder. In Sep Quarter 01 in SA 7 of the 9 VX Commodres stolen was with access by key
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