TITLE

Stop Thief! Go Dealers!!

PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Ward's Dealer Business;Aug2003, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increasing sales of anti-theft device by the automobile dealers in the U.S. Escalation of automobile theft rates; Launch of consumer data campaign; Education of consumers on car protection. INSET: The HIT List.
ACCESSION #
10528893

 

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