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My 2005 beetle convert was stolen last week. they say it could not have been with out the key....i have the keys! how would they get past the immobilizer?

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  • silver top May 11, 2010

    some thefts of cars can be done using a tow/pickup truck by lifting the rear of car and towed away to which any person/s seeing this would simply think it is a broken down car? so keys not needed till later convenience ? this happens in uk and if rear wheel drive too ? alarms are a deterent but only if factory fitting ? if you park with steering lock on and wheels turned this makes another obstacle to overcome ?

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They may have just towed it away!!! This happens many times.

Car thieves now understand that if a vehicle, like VW, has immobilizers they cannot steal it without the key. So if they really want the vehicle they will just tow it away

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