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Unread 05-14-2013, 03:01 PM   #1
KingStevenW
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People keep stealing my Jeep parts

Two months ago someone stole my back spare tire. Last night someone stole my entire hardtop roof. Right out of my drive way. I live in Pacific Beach, its not known for being the hood by any means. Is there any way to track these people down, or prevent this from happening. Watch out for your jeeps in San Diego someone going around taking parts.

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Unread 05-15-2013, 09:34 AM   #2
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use a few lock bolts on the hardtop.
some sort of alarm system?
video survalence on your property.
watch craiglist for your stolen parts?
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Unread 05-15-2013, 11:53 PM   #3
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Sleep in your jeep. They'll **** around with you until they know you'll push back.. I've been on both sides of this kind of situation. I did stupid crap as a kid
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Unread 05-16-2013, 05:50 AM   #4
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Get a dog. I know immediately if someone is anywhere near my house.
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Unread 07-03-2013, 04:43 PM   #5
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Get a dog. I know immediately if someone is anywhere near my house.
Not an expensive breed though, or they might steal the dog too...
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Unread 07-08-2013, 05:07 PM   #6
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put cameras on your property, works every time
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Unread 07-14-2013, 05:38 PM   #7
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Well the good news is that it didn't ended up in Mexico. Or has it?
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Unread 09-26-2013, 09:51 PM   #8
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Someone was stealing spares off jeeps around where I live not to long ago. I went and bought locking lugs and then the tire stealing stopped. I would assume they finally got caught. Serves them right!
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