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Keyless cars 'increasingly targeted by thieves using computers'

Organised criminal gangs are increasingly targeting high-end cars with keyless security systems, a UK motoring industry group has warned.

The thieves are able to bypass security using equipment intended only for mechanics, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said.

It has been reported that some London-based owners of Range Rovers have been denied insurance over the issue.

Rory Cellan-Jones reports.

  • 27 Oct 2014
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