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Re: Aaaargh! Yet more damage!
>But some of them are _very_ good. We have lost several 20Vs and MBs to
>in the UK over the last year in circumstances that lead us to believe the
>were targetted and the thieves might even have known what brand and model
>immobiliser was fitted. The key to this is killing the demand - most ur-
>quattros stolen in the UK are believed to be broken for parts. Care when
>buying second-hand parts (especially engines) will spoil this business.
That's exactly what i've suspected: Whenever some security gadgets are sold
commercially, someone allways knows workarounds. Larger quantity gives
Call it paranoia, or general (dis)belief in human moral, i've allways
thought that the obvious NON-STANDARD "bug-off" flashing light (wich doesn't
have to be ugly), with immobilizer-interventions created by your mind in
your own "accent", gives more security than any known immobilizer.