THE TRUTH ABOUT Vehicle Armor
- ALARM ALERT. // Truck & Driver;Nov2004, p34
The article reports that the automobile security device EtherAlert Gas Attack Alarm is now available with window stickers to warn thieves that the narcotic gas alarm has been fitted inside the vehicle.
- Pick the best one. van der Kooy, Rob // Finance Week;02/02/2001, p22
Reports on the rising popularity of radio-controlled vehicle tracking systems in South Africa. Number of vehicles fitted with the system; Competition between installers Tracker, Netstar, Matrix and Bandit; Certification of the installers by the Vehicle Security Association; Tips on selecting an...
- DEI , Accele Upgrade Car Security. Gilroy, Amy // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;10/09/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p42
Introduces the car security system developed by DEI and Accele Electronics in California. Features of Automate 417 car security system from DEI; Application of the system to digital data bus; Details on the security system with code-hopping transmitters from Accele.
- New tack at code-alarm. Green, Leslie // Crain's Detroit Business;01/31/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p2
Focuses on an increase in the share price of Madison Heights, Michigan-based vehicle security system maker, Code-Alarm Inc. Appointment of Peter Stouffer as president and chief operating officer; Proposal to lessen its emphasis on retail business; Goal of redirecting more of its marketing plans...
- Getting PATS Down Pat. Garrido, Jim // Motor Age;Aug2007, Vol. 126 Issue 8, p42
The article offers a guide to diagnosing a defective component of the Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS), which has been available on many vehicles developed by Ford Motor Co. It illustrates the PATS system and shows the two main components that comprise PATS, which include the transceiver and the...
- Two-way Feature Drives Security Sales. Gilroy, Amy // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;8/18/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 17, p39
Provides an update on digital electronics market as of August 18, 2003. Growth of sales in auto security systems; Gain reported by Directed Electronics Inc. (DEI) and Audiovox; Comment from Dan Jeancola, mobile electronics senior vice president for Tweeter Home Entertainment Group, on the...
- Global market review of vehicle access, anti-theft and security - forecasts to 2028. Chiswell, Mike // Aroq - Just-Auto;Sep2013, p1
This entry provides an analysis of global trends and shares in the vehicle access, anti-theft and security systems market as of September 2013, along with forecasts until 2028. The market analysis covers Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, and includes the issue of vehicle crime, the police...
- It's cause for alarm. Baker, Ross K. // American Demographics;Jan96, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p18
Offers a humorous look at crime-fighting gadgets. Various security devices, such as car alarms, that either don't work or produce paradoxical results; Problems with home alarm systems and house guests; Radar and laser detectors.
- KEEP YOUR FLEET. Amadio, Jill // Entrepreneur;May2001, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p40
Deals with automobile security systems. Types of automobiles that are commonly stolen in the United States (U.S.); Information on several security systems; Tips from the U.S. National Insurance Crime Bureau on automobile security.