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Old 07-02-2011, 07:50 AM
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Default Re: Spare tire lock with key

Originally Posted by rwenzing View Post
ok. j/w because last time I bought an "OEM ford part" from ebay, it turned out to be fake

Originally Posted by rwenzing View Post
Like any other lock, it is just a deterrent. A thief will likely move on to an easier score but it will not stop the bastard if he wants your spare bad enough.

same with your door locks, If a thief wants it bad enough the DA is gonna break your windows

sad but true


Originally Posted by Christianguy View Post
My spare tire was Stolen.
The theif easily cut the cable and took tue spare!
Bolt cutters and cable cutters can do do that
Usually I don't carry a spare , just a AAA membership card.
I just throw in the the oversized wheel in my bed if I go trail driving.
If the theif wants your wheel bad enough , he can steal it!

That sucks. But a tire lock will deter them some, but if they want it bad enough, they will get it somehow.

My insurance does towing, but if its like 1AM and I got a flat, im not gonna want to screw around and wait for that wrecker. Id rather get that tire changed my self and get on my way.
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