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Old 06-02-2016, 06:42 PM   #1
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Last fall our camper was stolen. The jerks who stole it, took a sledgehammer to the hitch lock and were gone within 5 minutes. Does anyone have any suggestions to keep thieves from straling camper while stored? How about a stored golf cart?
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Old 06-02-2016, 06:48 PM   #2
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Mabye take the wheels off it? If they want it, they'll take it. They'll pull it by the chains, if necessary.
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Old 06-02-2016, 07:16 PM   #3
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Unfortunately if they are professionals (or close) its gone...... Even with the wheels off.......
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Old 06-02-2016, 07:25 PM   #4
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It was a very depressing video of it being stolen. I figured their was no way to protect it but thought maybe someone out there had a different idea. Thought about wheel locks or taking wheels off but thats a lot of work for us.
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Old 06-02-2016, 07:52 PM   #5
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Lojak?
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Old 06-02-2016, 08:54 PM   #6
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Xchocks can be locked.
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Old 06-02-2016, 11:46 PM   #7
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Xchocks can be locked.
True. But some guy just posted that he drove off with them installed. They didn't stay installed long. The lock only keeps people from stealing the X-chocks, NOT the TT.
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Old 06-03-2016, 07:14 AM   #8
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I just saw this, might be worth putting 2 hidden in your camper.

https://buy.thetrackr.co/gu/special-...d=135949_10210
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Old 06-03-2016, 07:23 AM   #9
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Insure it and don't keep anything in it that can't be replaced! Sure, it can be a pain to replace a camper, but fretting over trying to keep it from being stolen can drive you crazy. I don't worry a bit about my stuff being stolen, it's just stuff. Things of personal value are stored properly.


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Old 06-03-2016, 09:17 AM   #10
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Well since I have been through the process of insurance and recovery, Aquaman, it is not as easy as just insuring it. It is a very lengthy process to get your insurance money and replace all the items inside your camper. Our Roo is definitely insured, but I am trying to keep it. The last one was heartache for my 7 year old. It is also not easy in the Dallas area to find Roos.

All great advise here. I think Aquaman is right about just keep insurance and hope for the best. These professional thieves when watching the storage lots video know exactly how to steal!
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