Ford Transit 2016 - Meroni-A and Replock - Sussex - London & The South East, Online Shop & Worldwide Delivery
This installation was of security locks to the 2016 shape Ford Transit van, we fitted the Armaplate Stronghold locks to the load area and our drivers door replock.
We fitted the side load door Armaplate Stronghold lock in a high position to help to secure the van from a high level of destruction attack such as door folding (or peel and steal) attack where thieves hang off the side door and bend the side out and then climb in to remove contents.
The Ford security software update (along with many vans now having higher security driver's door barrels) has meant that thieves are less likely to be able to unlock the load area of the Ford Custom van or Ford Transit van by twisting or attacking the driver's door lock. This is good news for the Ford Custom and Transit owners that the easy driver's door attacks are less freque... [click here to read the full story]
The news that Armaplate have revised the design of the Driver's door lock protector of the new shape Transit (Mk8 2014 onwards big Transit, not the Custom) is welcome here at Sussex Installations as the previous design was not really suitable for us and we struggled to see much benefit in it being fitted at all. The problem was that the barrel stuck out so much from the door, t... [click here to read the full story]
When BBC journalist Colin Campbell became a victim of someone breaking into his van, he embarked on a mission to warn other Ford van owners just how vulnerable their vans are to be broken into using lock picking keys; which are easily available on the internet.Colin's online research had led him to find us here at Sussex Installations and he contacted me (Jeff) to see if I'd be... [click here to read the full story]