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Offline Lurch

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Stolen 595
« on: March 04, 2021, 01:55:07 pm »
We had our 595 comp stolen in broad daylight from a car park in Coventry yesterday, luckily it was found a couple of miles away later that day.

The back of it has been ripped out to try and find the tracker, that didn't exist. Likewise a few covers inside the car are also missing - likely started by the ODB port. One alloy has been chewed by a kerb but that is almost all of the damage that's visible.

Has anyone else had theirs stolen and recovered?


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    Offline 66Grey

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    Re: Stolen 595
    « Reply #1 on: March 04, 2021, 07:36:36 pm »
    Sorry to hear that, did you have any security on it such as a steering wheel cover lock?

    I had my previous 595 stolen overnight - was never recovered, I waited two years (regretted greatly buying a Mini Cooper S in between) and then bought another 595 recently which has two bits of security on it always, a visual deterrent if nothing else.

    Offline mac1944

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    Re: Stolen 595
    « Reply #2 on: March 05, 2021, 07:44:02 am »
    I understand these cars are nearly always stolen via the OBD port there are a variety of port blockers or port re-relocation kits available if you Google/eBay for them l fitted a port blocker cost about £60 easy to fit.