Category: Vehicle Security

Dashboard Camera Buying Guide

Dashboard Camera Buying Guide

Buying a Dash Cam Chances are, if you've been on the Internet in the last 3 years you've seen a dash cam video whether it's a video of a meteor strike in Russia, video from a police incident or someone blatantly jumping in front of a car for a quick payday. With traffic on the rise and driver attention span on the ...

Car Alarm Buying Guide

Car Alarm Buying Guide

Chances are if you own a car, you want to protect it. Most newer cars come with factory car alarms built-in, but if you drive an older car (or any car) without a car alarm, there’s nothing to really stop would-be thieves from breaking in and driving away (or just stealing your stereo/valuables). And while a car ...

Remote Car Starters

Remote Car Starters

It is 7am and a brisk 9° F outside in the middle of winter with the wind blowing angrily about. A warm cup of coffee would only last a few seconds outside during the short trip to your car. Once inside you have to sit and wait for the engine to warm up all the while shivering underneath your many layers of clothing. ...

Immobilizers and Immobilizer Bypasses

Immobilizers and Immobilizer Bypasses

Immobilizers have been around for years and are available in a few different designs but they all have one job; to stop people from borrowing your car without your permission. These electronic devices automatically shut down essential systems in your car to prevent the engine from starting. This includes shutting down ...

Remote Car Starters

Remote Car Starters

Remote start systems allow you to warm up your engine from a distance. Don't be alarmed, even though you're starting your engine, it does not mean someone can open your door and drive away with your vehicle. Even though the engine starts from a remote command, you still need to put the key into the ignition to ...

Glossary: Vehicle security

Glossary: Vehicle security

Actuator - Standard door lock motors for adding power door locks to most vehicles (requires relays unless purchasing 4 door kit which already has relays, see tech for application) Add-ons Motion Sensor (dei-500t) - Detects vertical motion from jacking or towing attempts. Water resistant design utilizes offset ...