Vivaro 2017 - Repair Plate after hole in the door break in - Sussex - London & The South East, Online Shop & Worldwide Delivery
This is a Vauxhall Vivaro 2017 (same as Renault Trafic, Nissan NV300, Fiat Talento) that was broken into by a thief drilling a hole through the metal panel on the back door (near to the handle). We fitted a stainless steel repair plate that is shaped especially for this Vauxhall Viviaro / Renault Trafic van.
We also have a combination of internal and external security shields for this model van as well as additional locks and load area alarms sensors.
Pictured is one large hole that was made by the thieves and also lots of smaller holes, which have been made by us in order to fit our repair plate (which bolts through the bodywork.
There are some van models that have been plagued by a hole though the bodywork style attack on them, in particular the 2014 onwards shape Vauxhall Vivaro, Renault Trafic, Nissan NV300, Fiat Talento and VW T5/ Volkswagen T6. For those model vans we have specific products to address the popular hole through the body attacks where the owner can often have the damaged to their vans... [click here to read the full story]
History of the problemWe wrote about this problem in July 2018 after launching our external and internal shield set for the Vauxhall Vivaro, Renault Trafic, Nissan NV300 and Fiat Talento owners. But we have seen this hole in the back door break in method becoming increasingly more and more of a problem for owners of these model vans. The extent of the damage to the van is ... [click here to read the full story]
If you are the owner of one (or more) of the 2014 onwards shape Vauxhall Vivaro, Renault Trafic and Nissan NV300 / Fiat Talento model vans? then your biggest and most likely break in method will be through the rear door of your van by thieves putting a hole in your door to attack the latch mechanism.
This problem is two fold;
1) The cost of tools stolen / down time if the bre... [click here to read the full story]
Van break ins and tool theft is definitely on the rise in general, but also higher level of destruction attacks are on the rise to.Something that most of us know is that pretty much all make and model vans are really easy for thieves to break in quickly and easily without much noise being created. Some seem to be more prone to attack than others as their particular achilles hee... [click here to read the full story]