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Stolen Patrols???

Post by Ds J » 21 Mar 2017 09:23

How likely is a Patrol to get stolen? Mostly out of curiosity but slightly serious as well - how well do I have to look out for ours?

I have heard of Fortuners, Hiluxes and even Isuzus or Fords being stolen or hijacked but not one single report of a Patrol being stolen.

Your inputs and experiences appreciated!

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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by iandvl » 21 Mar 2017 09:27

I have not heard of any being stolen. Never say never though.

On the other hand, if one does get stolen, one would probably find it around the corner, out of gas, with a note saying: "Thanks, but we'd rather walk" :rolling: :rolling:

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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by Kagiso II » 21 Mar 2017 11:00

Arries Viljoen's dark blue 1997 GQ Was stolen some years back just after a tripo we had to AT SE GAT...
Never found it.
I used to check the Insurance reports on car thefts when I was Risk Management at PremOff. Nissan Terrano ONE stolen in four years.
The car with the least thefts of all was a Honda Prelude, black.
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I cannot remember checking om Patrol because in those days we had Terrano and Sani .. Patrol was not on my horizon even
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Post by Jules » 21 Mar 2017 19:35

GQ probably stolen by someone the day @ AT se GAT
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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by SJC » 21 Mar 2017 20:02

Jules wrote:GQ probably stolen by someone the day @ AT se GAT
Ja, probably by a jealous toy driver.... :rolling: :rolling: :rolling:

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Post by Peter Connan » 22 Mar 2017 05:47

There has been a report of one on this forum. In about 6/7 years of my reading it.
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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by David M » 22 Mar 2017 07:33

I enquired with my insurance company a couple of years ago.

They had had none stolen but there had been 3 stolen before 2010. All used in cash in transit heists to force the vehicle off the road...
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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by Tinus lotz » 22 Mar 2017 17:36

Russ se bakkie was gesteel :confused: :rolleyes:

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Re: Stolen Patrols???

Post by Peter Connan » 23 Mar 2017 05:51

Tinus lotz wrote:Russ se bakkie was gesteel :confused: :rolleyes:
Dis waar!

So dis dan twee wat ek van weet. Die ander was 'n mechanic wat met iemand se kar verdwyn het.
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