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Immobiliser on a KAWASAKI VN250

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' at netrider.net.au started by isako69, Feb 8, 2006.

  1. HI ALL. Yesterday wrote or rather asked about the immoboliser on a Kawasaki vn 250. Whether I should install 1 or not. And if so, which brand is the most reliable in todays market. Today the "post" has vanished and i would like some input on the matter. Its not the most interesting topic (I KNOW :oops: :? ), however you are the only people I can obtain some knowledge off.
    Anyway thanks for your time.
    Cheers Isako69


     
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  2. An immobiliser might discourage some thieves but lets face it if they really want your bike all they really need is a couple of guys and a van/trailer. The electrics on a bike (especially one without fuel injection) are so simple that I doubt any immobiliser would take much to defeat anyway.
    Edit: And I have no idea where your original post went, perhaps it was in the wrong section (and deleted rather than moved).
     
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  3. Cheer s jd. I know its not the be all and end all bikes, there are better out there and the immoboliser isnt much of a deteraint, however its my pride and joy. Hey, thanks for your input.
    Cheers
    Isako69
     
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  4. No worries, by all means fit an immobiliser if you can get one for a good price (no idea what they cost) but don't overlook more visual deterrents like a disc lock or chaining the bike to the nearest solid object.
     
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  5. Yep, purchased the disc lock, off the top of my head $95, with an alarm in it, the brand name I think is Xena. As for a chain, any suggestions??? Found 1 for $100, very solid and heavy enough lock, therefore i think I've just made up my mind. An immoboliser might do without for the time being until I puchase the Vulcan 1600. Have a good 1
    Cheers
     
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