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You don’t need another bloody immobiliser!

Most modern cars already have an immobiliser with a transponder chip fitted into the head of the factory key. These are unobtrusive and super reliable, so adding an after market one on top of the factory system is both pointless … Continue reading

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Why I can’t make recommendations if you live outside Wellington

I get a huge number of enquiries from people outside of Wellington, mainly asking what systems are the most suitable for their vehicle or which installers I recommend in their area. Sadly what advice I give may not be relevant … Continue reading

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Working whilst on holiday!

I’ve been flat over the past two months, with taking holidays and trying to catch up with the work load I’ve simply not had time to update this space. It’s not been all play whilst I’ve been off. In June … Continue reading

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Auckland Tour?

I’m toying with the idea of heading up to Auckland for a couple of installs soon. It’ll be a goer if I get enough interest so I’m putting the feelers out šŸ˜‰ Anyone between here an Auckland keen then let … Continue reading

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Thumbs up AVS!

It would seem that my Upgrade alarm Muppetry post has caused a bit of a stir with AVS and some of their dealers. AVS have even gone so far as to make their own video showing how an Upgrade alarm … Continue reading

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Some jobs are best turned down!

I’ve always considered myself to be quite lucky, in that I’m blessed by how nice most of my customers are. Most tend to be decent honest people who have aĀ genuineĀ appreciation of what I do. Having said that I do make … Continue reading

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Why I won’t install Your Alarm!

Let me explain why I only install security systems that I supply and why you’d be a fool to purchase one without installation. First off it’s vital to select the right system for your car. Asking how much an alarm … Continue reading

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Warlock WAR3500

I could do a review of the WAR3500 by warlocks, but I’d just be repeating what I said about the Steal Shield SS440. Why? Simple it is exactly the same alarm which has simply been re-branded! This week I got … Continue reading

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Obsessive Recommendations…

Ā I love it when people recommend me and my services, it’s a great feeling to know that I’m valued and even more flattering when a localĀ competitorĀ passes one of those “difficult” jobs my way, or calls for some technical advise! I … Continue reading

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Installers: Who do you recommend?

Good vehicle security installers are a rare breed and hard to find. I’m always getting asked if I can recommend someone outside of Wellington, to which I often point out that Wellington is slap bang in the centre of NZ … Continue reading

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