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So a question I am looking at upgrading my security this year , and have contacted a few company’s but OMG it’s a minefield .
So looking at a Alarm , immobiliser & Tracker .
Best quote so far is £650 & £9.99 a month for the tracker but when I asked what system it was like what they have on the shelf .?
Great answer that was as it’s like shopping in lidi to Waitrose really ( sorry Paul ) I never been in a lidi so hard to judge . :lol:

With out giving to much away what do you guys use .

Andrew I can’t afford a security officer & 4 trained Dogs with sniper towers each corner :lol:
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Maybe not the answer you want or that helpful, but personally I would use a disklok and or wheelclamp and possibly a garage door device too, all good visual deterrents :cool:
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Just sleep in the car Jason, much cheaper 😁
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I have the garage alarmed and use my steering lock with a immobiliser was just wanting some more for when I am out or on the driveway .
Peter I sleep in the shed as it is :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Stevemarl had a gang of youths armed with fireworks guarding his Capri.😆😆😂
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Mc Tool wrote: Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:18 pm Stevemarl had a gang of youths armed with fireworks guarding his Capri.😆😆😂
Yeah, but they all went off. :D
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Bug wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 8:56 am
Mc Tool wrote: Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:18 pm Stevemarl had a gang of youths armed with fireworks guarding his Capri.😆😆😂
Yeah, but they all went off. :D
I wonder how much he Fawkes out for that service.
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Major_Tom wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 2:18 pm
Bug wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 8:56 am
Mc Tool wrote: Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:18 pm Stevemarl had a gang of youths armed with fireworks guarding his Capri.😆😆😂
Yeah, but they all went off. :D
I wonder how much he Fawkes out for that service.
Someone needs a rocket for that.
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Aw, now your just doing it to piss me off :D your not punny :xd:
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andyd wrote: Sat Feb 12, 2022 12:12 pm Maybe not the answer you want or that helpful, but personally I would use a disklok and or wheelclamp and possibly a garage door device too, all good visual deterrents :cool:
I'd agree with Andy - the only way to get a disklok off is either with the key or an angle grinder!
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I agree , just was looking for that bit more but if they want it they will have it …
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Jasonmarie wrote: Tue Feb 15, 2022 11:00 pm I agree , just was looking for that bit more but if they want it they will have it …
Sad but true JM, just make it as awkward as possible!
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andyd wrote: Wed Feb 16, 2022 10:17 am
Jasonmarie wrote: Tue Feb 15, 2022 11:00 pm I agree , just was looking for that bit more but if they want it they will have it …
Sad but true JM, just make it as awkward as possible!
If there were more police and tougher sentences then it would not make it easy for them , I give it a few more years and we will end up like the USA with a gun in the glove box to keep safe
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Jasonmarie wrote: Wed Feb 16, 2022 5:32 pm
andyd wrote: Wed Feb 16, 2022 10:17 am
Jasonmarie wrote: Tue Feb 15, 2022 11:00 pm I agree , just was looking for that bit more but if they want it they will have it …
Sad but true JM, just make it as awkward as possible!
If there were more police and tougher sentences then it would not make it easy for them , I give it a few more years and we will end up like the USA with a gun in the glove box to keep safe
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A few years ago, just after I bought my Capri and was deciding which forum to join, this one or the inferior one, I chose this forum as the members here seemed so much more friendly and helpful. It seems times have changed.
Not_Anumber wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 3:40 pm Someone needs a rocket for that.
Mc Tool wrote: Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:18 pm Stevemarl had a gang of youths armed with fireworks guarding his Capri.😆😆😂
Major_Tom wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 2:18 pm I wonder how much he Fawkes out for that service.
Bug wrote: Mon Feb 14, 2022 8:56 am Yeah, but they all went off. :D
Given the circumstances, those are disgraceful comments.
Should we have been supporting our friend, and respected forum member, who had recently experienced a harrowing situation, or should we have been making cheap jibes?

I've said my piece.

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Andrew 2.8i wrote: Sun Mar 06, 2022 1:02 pm A few years ago, just after I bought my Capri and was deciding which forum to join, this one or the inferior one, I chose this forum as the members here seemed so much more friendly and helpful. It seems times have changed.
I was being equally flippant for 5 years before you joined. It appears your due diligence may have missed me. :D
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Aw well ,if we are get all formal about it maybe we should have a vote ...............so whats it to be lads , cheap jibes or friendly support ? :xd: :lol: :lol:
yeah , and anyhow we can (and do) offer friendly support AND can still have a bit of a pisstake ( Im doin it to you now :P :P ) .
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Bug wrote: Sun Mar 06, 2022 2:39 pm
Andrew 2.8i wrote: Sun Mar 06, 2022 1:02 pm A few years ago, just after I bought my Capri and was deciding which forum to join, this one or the inferior one, I chose this forum as the members here seemed so much more friendly and helpful. It seems times have changed.
I was being equally flippant for 5 years before you joined. It appears your due diligence may have missed me. :D
This forum has always been compared to a friday night down the pub. Having a laugh and a joke and ribbing each other is part of the fun. We all go through it. My queries often degenerate into mickey taking, without me getting the info I need :lol:

What you have to remember is that nothing actually happened to his Capri. Some kids just let off fireworks on fireworks night. With that in mind why is joking around so "disgraceful"? I could understand if something bad had happened, sure, we wouldn't joke around then. But it didn't.

Honestly, this snowflake generation ;) :lol:
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:agree: , yup , Friday night winding down from the weeks toil , bit of jocularity ,bit of ribbing . Funny how someone unconnected with the comments sees fit to wait some 3 weeks and then admonish us for our "disgraceful comments ".
Looks like Stevemarl has packed a shitty too, not posted since nov 9th .....just lurking . . Shame . But I gotta ask stevemarl ,seems like you spent the night in front of your cctv screen working yourself up into a stressed out state.....did it do you any good ?😊
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Mc Tool wrote: Fri Mar 11, 2022 1:08 am :agree: , yup , Friday night winding down from the weeks toil , bit of jocularity ,bit of ribbing . Funny how someone unconnected with the comments sees fit to wait some 3 weeks and then admonish us for our "disgraceful comments ".
Looks like Stevemarl has packed a shitty too, not posted since nov 9th .....just lurking . . Shame . But I gotta ask stevemarl ,seems like you spent the night in front of your cctv screen working yourself up into a stressed out state.....did it do you any good ?😊
To be fair mate, not everyone has the same sense of humour. The amount of times I nearly wound up getting punched after I left the RAF as civvies didn't see the joke!
Oh and Major Tom told me I should never pull your leg either? :xd:
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