Melmark93

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I guess I'm naive in my thoughts that the new pushbutton cars are harder to just walk up to, and steal.
I guess they're easy to steal for someone who's had access to the key fobs at some point, long enough to steal the electronic signal. UhHemEmployeesUhHem. No cameras to catch the action....that's just pathetic, and apparently, well-known to someone (who works there).
Key fobs are in the cars! My dealer sent 2 guys I know to Flat Rock in May 2020 to pick up my
car. They showed the guard the paperwork, the guards gave them the row & column # and they
drove in, started & loaded the car. They waved to the guards as they drove out with no check to see if they had gotten the correct car.
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Alien Abduction,someone traveling through time . Or possibly parts cars now available on ebay.
 

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I used to work as an engineer for DaimlerChrylser at the RAM/Minivan plants. The vehicles that were complete and processed through the ship gate would be driven across the street to the Cassens lot to eventually be put onto a truck or loaded on a rail car. The gates were always left open, the keys were left in every vehicle and occasionally the guard posts were unmanned. More then once a handful of them would disappear. They would wait for shift change and then drive half a dozen out with the employee traffic (many of whom were driving new RAMS) and blended right in. This was a much smarter play and it was often days before anyone noticed they were gone.
 

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Key fobs are in the cars! My dealer sent 2 guys I know to Flat Rock in May 2020 to pick up my
car. They showed the guard the paperwork, the guards gave them the row & column # and they
drove in, started & loaded the car. They waved to the guards as they drove out with no check to see if they had gotten the correct car.
Wow! This makes the job of stealing them a lot easier.
 

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Wow! This makes the job of stealing them a lot easier.

My hunch is that they were immediately loaded onto a covered car carrier and trucked to a major seaport such as Baltimore. They could try to cross the border into Mexico and hope the VIN's are not checked.

In South America or Mexico...vehicles have a way to be registered.

CVCashmere
 

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Don’t these cars have ford connected modules and can be remotely tracked via gps…..
 

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Don’t these cars have ford connected modules and can be remotely tracked via gps…..
I wrote a thread on how to disconnect the modem and disable Ford Connect. If I was going to do something like this, I would do exactly that.
 

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I'm relaxed. I'm introducing Alternate Theories. It's a part of Critical Thinking.

I appreciate the concern though. I'll relax more.
Pretty sure critical thinking, decorum, and tolerance went out with the introduction of Facebook..
 

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Where were Nicholas Cage and Angelina Jolie at the time this happened???
 
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