What is a ghost Immobiliser?
What is a ghost Immobiliser?

Is the ghost immobiliser any good?

The Autowatch Ghost is the next generation of in-vehicle protection and is the world's first aftermarket CAN bus immobiliser. The Autowatch Ghost Immobiliser is one of the best car security devices available on the market and provides first-rate protection against key cloning, key theft and car hacking.

Can a ghost immobiliser be bypassed?

Once it has been successfully installed by an approved fitter such as Car Theft Solutions, it is near impossible to successfully bypass, making it one of the most effective ways to keep your vehicle safe.

How does Ghost system work?

The Ghost has no key-fobs or LED indications to give away its location. The Ghost uses the buttons in your vehicle such as those on the steering wheel, door panels or centre console, to allow you to make a unique, changeable, disarm sequence (like a PIN code) that must first be entered before you can drive your car.

How are ghost immobilisers fitted?

The Ghost is sealed and so small that it can be installed and wrapped into the vehicle harness anywhere in the vehicle, making it near impossible for a thief to find. If the PIN code is forgotten, the car is sold or a button is broken then there is a secure, unique reset code for each device.

Are push button start cars easy to steal?

Yes, in many circumstances keyless cars are easier to steal. That said, it also depends on the particular model, as well as the situation. Some models have keyless entry that unlocks the doors when the key is close-by but still have a conventional key that is physically put in the ignition to start the car.

Does a ghost immobiliser void warranty?

Installing a Ghost will not void your vehicles warranty. This is the same for any of the products we install, including Parking Sensors (drilling the bodywork), cruise control, speed limiters, tracking systems, alarms and more.

How can I start my car without an immobiliser?

You can bypass the immobilizer by placing the key in keyhole hence deactivating the car's immobilizer to remote start. The added security with Mobokey allows the security to be activated as soon as the phone moves away from the car, so you don't have to worry about car security.

Where is a ghost immobiliser fitted?

The installed Ghost Immobiliser uses the buttons in your cars such as those on the steering wheel, door panels or centre console.

Does a ghost alarm void warranty?

Installing a Ghost will not void your vehicles warranty. This is the same for any of the products we install, including Parking Sensors (drilling the bodywork), cruise control, speed limiters, tracking systems, alarms and more.

How much does it cost to install an immobiliser?

A good rule is that if the car is at home but you are out, make sure all the keys are with you. $220 is the recommended retail price, depending on your choice of product. This includes installation, a minimum two years warranty and GST.

How do I get rid of ghost Immobiliser?

1:332:46Autowatch Ghost iPhone Forced Removal Process – YouTubeYouTube

How do car thieves bypass immobiliser?

The first unit is placed as close as possible to a car key fob to receive the signal. The signal from the first device is then transferred to the second one placed next to the vehicle, which fools the car into thinking a key fob has been used. This way, the vehicle can easily be unlocked and started.

Can you start a push-button car without the key?

Since you don't have a spare key and you have a push-button ignition, you will need to use a mobile app or call a locksmith to start the vehicle. If you want to start the car without the key, try a few of these methods: Use the car's mobile app to start the engine.

Do all new cars have immobilisers?

Do all cars have immobilisers? Car immobilisers have been compulsory on all cars made since 1998. If an immobiliser was fitted after this date and at the time of manufacture, it makes it a 'factory-fitted immobiliser'. If you have purchased a brand new car since 1998, chances are you will have an immobiliser fitted.

What is ghost mode in a car?

Service / valet mode allows you to hand over the keys to your car to someone without having to give them your disarm sequence. This way they get to know that your car is protected by the Ghost. Use this mode when you take your car for service or valet parking.

How do you use Ghost immobiliser?

3:034:02Autowatch Ghost Immobiliser Demonstration – Audi A6 2017YouTube