Vehicle theft is on the rise in modern vehicles for the first time in 20 years, the main reason this is happening is due to 'keyless' or 'relay' theft.
This form of crime is often referred to as ‘keyless theft’ or ‘electronic compromise’; whereby thieves do not need the keys to steal the vehicle. Most vehicles taken without keys are stolen using equipment which plugs into the On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) port. This intelligent equipment ‘hacks’ the system and is able to bypass the vehicles integrated security protocols in order to program a new key.
To disable the OBD port from unauthorised access... This passively armed, OBD Port electronic immobiliser disarms both Can-bus feeds to the OBD port upon turning...View full product details