Category Archives: Car Security

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Toyota Rav4 Upgrade Alarms

The Generation 4 Rav4 has recently received a clean new look for the fourth generation model (XA40) getting a facelift late in 2015. Last month I finally got my hands on one so thought it would be a good time … Continue reading

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Ford Transit courier alarm

Some weeks ago I was approached by Capital City Ford who were keen to know what courier alarm options were available for the new shape Ford Transit van. They were interested in the idea of the Viper Passive Keyless Entry … Continue reading

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About Dynatron

Dynatron NZ are an Auckland based company who specialise in supply and installation of vehicle security systems. Since 2013 Dynatron have been importing Kodinis Raktas alarms that are made in Lithuania and re-branding them as Dynatron Digital. Up until 2013 … Continue reading

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VIPER 3100

The 3100 is an entry level alarm from Viper. It comes with two 3 button remote controls, but can be programmed to work with same 4 button remote that comes with the 211HV Keyless entry system. The alarm has two … Continue reading

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Deadlocks

In Automotive terms a deadlock prevents a car door from being opened from the inside when activated. From a security point of view this prevents a scum bag from opening a door from the inside after smashing a window. Some … Continue reading

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PIR Sensors

PIR sensors (passive infared) detect infared light (heat energy) which radiates from objects in it’s field of vision such as a human body. This makes them great for protecting Ute canopies. Installation methods There are two ways to connect a … Continue reading

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Nissan Navara Alarm Options

NP300 Update: NP300 Navara alarm options are covered here… The D22 and D40 stopped production in 2015. I’ve done a number of installs on Nissan Navara’s in the past few weeks so thought now would be a good time to explain … Continue reading

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Mongoose Test Certification Available Upon Request!

As regular readers will know. The New Zealand Security Association stopped representing vehicle security standards in April 2012. Since then the likes of Mongoose and AVS have continued to use the “Star Rating System” as a sales tool, even though … Continue reading

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Booking your car in is easy.

My goal is to make booking your car in for a job as easy as possible. Once you’ve decided on which system, service or remote you need, we just need to arrange a time. If you’re not sure what system … Continue reading

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Test Certificates

After the demise of the NZSA star rating system back in April 2012 it was always going to interesting to see what the industry would do in terms of regulation. I warned back then that I would not be surprised … Continue reading

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