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Old 04-22-2010, 09:30 AM   #1
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Anyone have a Shop Vac?

So, my car got broken into yesterday, in broad daylight (sometime before 1:00 PM but after 11:00 AM I think). They smashed the passenger widow and pryed my AVIC-D3 out of the dash.



Insurance is covering it (thank got for that extra electronics rider in our policy), and getting me an X910BT.


This is the second smash and grab on my car in six months (parked in different areas). This is starting to get old....


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Old 04-22-2010, 09:45 AM   #2
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ouch time to get one of these but rig as alarm

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Old 04-22-2010, 10:11 AM   #3
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I hate that feeling, between my wife and I we've had about 6 smash and dash jobs done to our cars. The last time my Focus got broke into, they tore the dash to hell like they did yours.

Your the first person I've seen on here that said the have the rider to cover the electronics. I hope this is the last time you have to deal with this.
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Old 04-22-2010, 02:54 PM   #4
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Losers.
Sorry to see that.
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At least *most* of the wires are still usable (RCA's, etc.). I hope the wired remote-in wire for the steering wheel control adapter box is still there.

All in all though, I'm just glad it's getting fixed. And on the bright side, now I have new windows/tint on both of the doors.
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Sucks man…my buddies SVTF has been smashed and grabbed about 4 time in the last 1.5 years. Thats the city of Detroit for you!
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Old 04-22-2010, 06:17 PM   #7
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Im not a SVT owner..but Ive been a victim of a smash/grab op before..

thats why I prefer a radio with a removable face
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that's why I like the stock cd player. It sucks but no one wants it

sorry about your car though
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that's why I like the stock cd player. It sucks but no one wants it

sorry about your car though

sad but's true, I was tempted to buy a fancy aftermarket stereo for my svt after the oem got broken but my fear to have this kind of situation made look until a found a good shaped Auidiophile.

I also got my windows armored with a theft proof film.
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tell us more about this threft proof film
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