Mon. Jul 15th, 2024

Why You Need a Ghost 2 Immobiliser Fitting Near Me

Modern day thieves can steal vehicles in just a minute. They use the OBD port of the car to hack into the ECU and then duplicate the key using an unprotected laptop inside the vehicle.

The Autowatch Ghost immobiliser can prevent this by sending pin codes to the buttons on your vehicle (steering wheels and central console). It is completely undetectable to anyone in your car.

No key fobs, or LED indicators to indicate the location of the vehicle.

If you’re looking for a way to stop keyless entry theft or key cloning then you should look at the ghost immobiliser. This device shields your vehicle from these kinds of attacks by preventing the engine from running when the correct pin code is entered. This is an effective method to safeguard your vehicle. Insurance companies for cars consider it a security feature that can lower the cost of a policy.

The way that the ghost immobiliser fitting operates is through connecting to your vehicle’s CAN data network. Once installed by us at Car Theft Solutions it will only begin when you press a specific button sequence using your personal override code. This means that any attempt to start the vehicle without entering this code will be greeted with a loud alarm, and the engine will not start. The thief then realizes that they’ve been caught and will most likely leave the vehicle.

The Ghost system has the advantage of not transmitting any signals like the tracker. Thieves can’t use RF receivers to pinpoint your Ghost device’s location. It also does not transmit any IR (infrared) signals like the typical remote key fobs for control or tracker do, making it difficult to deceive or hack.

Another advantage of the ghost is that it features a valet mode that can be activated when you hand your vehicle over to a valet service or parking. The immobiliser will be disabled CAN for 30mph and allow you to use your vehicle in normal fashion with your key fob. If the vehicle is parked up again the Ghost will regain full functioning.

If you would like to find out more about the ghost or have us install it in your vehicle then please contact us at Car Theft Solutions today. We are a family-owned company with more than 10 years’ experience in the field of vehicle security. This includes the Ghost immobiliser installation. We are a Thatcham certified installer of Ghost products and have built our reputation on customer satisfaction.

No hacking, cloning, or modifying

The Autowatch Ghost is one of the most advanced immobilisers on the market, it protects your car from hacking or key cloning, making it virtually impossible to steal. The only way to steal your car is to physically remove it. Even then, they wouldn’t be able start the engine.

This is because, unlike other immobilisers that only stop your car from starting if you don’t have a fob, the innovative system actually shuts off the engine control unit in order to prevent the vehicle from starting. It works by transmitting a signal via buttons on your steering wheel, door panel or centre console that can only be disarmed by entering the proper pin code configuration, it is this feature that makes the Ghost difficult to break.

Its sleek and discrete design ensures that it will fit in seamlessly into your vehicle, without additional keys or LED indicators – it runs independently from your factory alarm or tracker. It is also a CAN bus immobiliser which means that it sits within your vehicle’s control area network and doesn’t interfere with other devices, such as your vehicle’s key fob or alarm.

In contrast to other systems that rely on RF scanning or code grabbing the Ghost’s unique technology is completely undetectable by thieves since it sends an unobtrusive sequence of pin codes via existing buttons on your vehicles steering wheel doors, door panels, or the central console. The Ghost is a revolutionary device that protects your vehicle against keyless entry and smart key theft by generating an individual, personalized pin code that must be entered to disarm it.

With the increase in keyless entry cars on the road the thieves are becoming more sophisticated and using cloning equipment that can be bought online or through the classifieds for less than PS15. They can then use the fob that is cloned to gain access to your vehicle. The standard immobiliser will only stop the car from starting if the criminal has your original key fob. This isn’t enough protection and it’s not difficult to get criminals to jam or spoof signals to unlock the vehicle.

Valet mode

A standard immobiliser fitted to your vehicle is an electronic chip that sends the signal when you hit your key fob button, the system will then search for the specific code that was that is sent by the key to start the vehicle. If the correct signal cannot be detected the system will shut off the power and prevent the car from beginning. This is the principle behind all aftermarket immobilisers and is a vital security measure to ensure that your vehicle cannot be stolen, even if a burglar has your keys or a device that can increase the signal from your key fob.

A ghost immobiliser does more than just stop this. The system, located on the CAN Bus of your Mercedes is programmed with a unique pin code that must be entered in order to start the vehicle. It is then secured in your app, and no anyone else will be able to access it without the same unique pin as you.

The system will also stop cloning, signal jamming and hacking (which thieves may use to get around the immobiliser on your vehicle). If a criminal manages to get their hands on your keys to your car or fob, they won’t be able to start your car even if it’s located nearby. The only way to escape with your car is to physically transport it away on a flatbed lorry which is highly unlikely.

Valet mode is a useful feature that comes with your ghost 2 immobiliser fitting near me immobiliser. When it is activated the glove box of your car and trunk will be locked, so that thieves won’t have any personal belongings to take. It also limits the speed of your Tesla, so that it cannot be driven more than 70mph. It will also turn off ludicrous modes. It will also conceal your work and home addresses, restrict your driver profiles and secure your Tesla dashboard so that nobody else has access to access your private information.

If you want to use your car for valet parking, or service, choose the ‘Valet/Service’ option on the dashboard app. Enter your 4-digit valet code on the touchscreen. The alarm will cease to work, but the car won’t begin until you have entered an authentic pin. This is perfect for people who need to hand their car over to others like garage mechanics and taxi drivers.

The first aftermarket CAN-bus immobiliser in the world

The Autowatch Ghost is the first aftermarket CAN bus immobiliser. It provides security that is unmatched by any other product available today. It guards against key cloning and hacking and even theft of keys. This is done by utilizing your vehicle’s current interface. It doesn’t require additional remotes or fobs, but instead integrates with the vehicle’s data network, CAN. This makes it a discreet’ gadget.

The device is a circuit board hidden in your car’s engine control unit (ECU). It functions quietly. Once activated it will prevent your vehicle from starting until specific PIN is entered. This is the number you receive when you make an appointment to install. This number is required to enable valet, deactivate the alarm, or allow you to drive away in a car belonging to a friend (if they also have Ghost installed).

It is designed in a way that it is not spotted by anyone who looks at your car’s interior. does not send any radio signals and will only be heard when it’s activated. It can be installed in a variety of places, making it virtually impossible to detect. It is also a low-maintenance device and can be incorporated with other systems, such as a tracker (Brand dependent) to offer an all-inclusive anti-theft solution.

Many people install ghost immobilisers because they feel that the existing security measures aren’t sufficient to safeguard their pride and joy. Physical deterrents like wheel clamps and steering wheel locks are excellent options, but they are not considered “theft-proof” by thieves since they can be easily defeated with the proper tools. Ghost immobilisers aren’t an easy target for thieves since it is integrated into the vehicle and, if activated, will disable the starter motor or the fuel system.

The best part is that a ghost immobiliser can be installed for as little as PS450 which is less than the cost of other products available there. It also does prevent your car from being taken away! If you’re looking for an extra layer of security to make sure that your pride and joy is secure and safe Contact us today and we can book it in for you. We accept card payments and provide a three-month, interest-free credit through Klarna.

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