Stolen Cats

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by adventure, Apr 11, 2008.

  1. adventure

    adventure Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2007
    Messages:
    131
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    somerset
    I just thought I would mention what has been happening in the south west, some unsavoury characters have been stealing large quantities of catalytic convertors from new vehicles on dealers forecourts. :Sad:

    It may be that they are interested in large quantities but I would advise people to be on the look out as it may be to tempting if they spot a new vehicle
     
  2. Diabalo

    Diabalo Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2007
    Messages:
    1,966
    Likes Received:
    379
    Location:
    Rochester
    One of the girls at work boyfriend had his nicked last week from out side the house, they just cut it off. The same night they nicked 12 from the local garage forcourt. In some cases they are £1000 to replace. Not sure if they are nicking them for resale or for the Platinum they contain.
     
  3. Digger Driver

    Digger Driver Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2007
    Messages:
    578
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Lancashire
    You can get paid up to £75 from the local scrap yard for an old cat!
    An exhaust cutter costs about a tenner and cuts them in seconds!
    Nice little earner for those that way inclined!
     
  4. dylan

    dylan Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2007
    Messages:
    4,162
    Likes Received:
    569
    Location:
    sw wales
    DD do you have inside knowledge ?:Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
  5. Munchie

    Munchie Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2007
    Messages:
    8,528
    Likes Received:
    11,663
    Location:
    Champagnac-La-Riviere
    Have to keep our vehicles in lead lined boxes soon. Oh no they would pinch the lead. :Blush:
     
  6. adventure

    adventure Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2007
    Messages:
    131
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    somerset
    looks like the cat thiefs are about again
     
Loading...
Similar Threads
  1. 2bob
    Replies:
    19
    Views:
    895
  2. 2bob
    Replies:
    7
    Views:
    636
  3. Sphgmo
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    651
  4. Hotelman
    Replies:
    5
    Views:
    580
  5. Teuchter
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    1,316

Share This Page