10 Things We All Do Not Like About Autowatch Ghost Installers

Author : Rowe Crowell | Published On : 15 May 2024

Autowatch Ghost Installers Nottingham

Everyday, more vehicles are stolen using keys belonging to the owner. Cloning devices and door lock picks are easily accessible online, allowing thieves to clone their key remotes and start your vehicle in as little as 30 seconds.

Autowatch Ghost immobiliser blocks these techniques by blocking the ignition of your vehicle unless a unique personalised PIN code is entered. It is silent, discrete and does not use LED indicators to prevent it from being traced by criminals.

Discipline & Silence

Everyday more vehicles are taken without keys of the owner, with key cloning tools readily available to thieves online. Our Autowatch Ghost immobiliser prevents this theft by preventing your vehicle from starting until you input your unique, personalised codes which can be entered using buttons that are already on the dashboard or steering wheel.

Once the Ghost is activated by entering your personalised pin code, it will shut down all the vehicles electronics & stop the engine from starting. It is designed to function in a discreet and silent way, so that it doesn't activate any alarm sensors inside the vehicle. This makes it nearly impossible to spot with scanners used for vehicle theft. Our installation engineers are TASSA-registered, DBS security-checked, and trained technicians. They install the Ghost in a secret manner leaving no trace it was ever installed.

Our Ghost 2 device is also a tracker and transmits GPS signals that can be transmitted to your mobile phone, allowing you to pinpoint the location of your vehicle and track its movements on a live map. This lets you monitor the position of your car while it is in garage for service or repairs.

You can turn the app on/off within the application. This gives you total control over your car's security. The Autowatch Ghost application can be used to set up the 'Service Mode' feature for your vehicle that allows you to drive away without entering the button disarm sequence or even being in the vehicle. This is especially useful for those who need to drop their car off at the local garage for repair or service.

This application makes it easy to secure your Ghost-II with the use of your mobile phone. As soon as you enter the vehicle's range the Ghost-II is automatically disarmed. You can even activate this feature while your phone is in sleep mode, which you can carry in your pocket!

Easy to operate

The Autowatch Ghost immobiliser is silent and prevents vehicle thieves from hacking or cloning your key fob. The device is directly connected to the vehicle's CAN Data Network. It only allows the vehicle to start once the PIN code has been entered using the original buttons on your vehicle. The user can enter the code in a hidden place or through the phone app. This is why Autowatch Ghost is so discreet, TTW install it under the steering wheel or in the dash so that you don't even know it's there. It's also weatherproof, and so small that it's virtually undetectable by criminals who are looking for circuit cuts or the tell-tale clicking noise of a traditional immobiliser relay.

The availability of affordable cloning tools and door lock pick sets allows thieves to target almost any vehicle today without the owner's key. The Autowatch Ghost immobiliser can stop this from happening. It can also be transferred to a new vehicle in the event of changing cars throughout the life of your warranty, if the vehicle is compatible with the Autowatch Ghost.

This device can be fitted by a qualified technician in a hidden location and is then concealed to make it inaccessible to thieves, even when the engine is running. The Ghost also doesn't send out any radio frequency signals so it's impossible for a thief to locate the device using RF scanning and code-grabbing technology.

Another benefit of the Ghost is that it can be set to Service/Valet mode. This means that if your vehicle is scheduled for maintenance at the garage you don't have to worry about giving the technician access to your pin code. ghost installations can do this since it works with the original buttons on your vehicle, which means there is no wiring required.

The Autowatch Ghost is also a TASSA Verified Product which means that many insurance companies recognise it as an additional security measure. You should speak to your insurance provider prior to installing the Ghost immobiliser. You'll save money on your insurance and shield your vehicle from costly theft claims.


No Radio Frequency Signals

Autowatch Ghost is an electronic system that stops vehicle theft by preventing modern-day key copying. If your car is in garage, bodyshop or dealership and someone on the inside copies your original key fob, the Ghost immobiliser is still cutting out the engine, as only you are able to enter the personalised pin code to start the vehicle. Our TASSA approved installers will show you how to change this pin number according to the requirements, in case the device is compromised.

The Ghost doesn't transmit radio frequency signals similar to other systems such as trackers. This means that thieves cannot detect it using RF scanners or code grabbers. This feature along with the quiet and discreet operation makes it a discreet yet effective option.

iPhone users can pair with the Ghost-II via a simple application. You can simply enable the application whenever you plan to use your car and when you are close to the Ghost-II it will disable it. It is safe to drive your vehicle, since your phone will automatically re-arm once you leave.

This is a very neat and convenient method of making extreme security accessible when you want to drive your car. The app can be downloaded for free from the iPhone App Store.

Contrary to the original Autowatch Ghost system the Ghost-II has no LED indicators & therefore is totally undetectable by thieves since they cannot see it unless they are close enough to open the car window and turn on a light.

The Autowatch Ghost-II has a power cut-disconnect feature that shuts off your vehicle's engine and the ignition will be powered off when the system is activated. This is a fantastic security feature that helps prevent the theft of your vehicle while you are on long trips or when you have left keys in the ignition. This is a fantastic option for families and business users who may need to park their car in public areas, or for people who use their vehicle for work when they are on the road.

No LED Indicators

The Ghost is connected to the vehicle's CAN Data system, and a personalized PIN code is inputted via chosen options on the dash board or the steering wheel which allows the device to activate. It doesn't use LED indicators, making it undetectable using scanners for vehicle theft and completely silent to operate. It can also be transferred from one vehicle to another, provided that the new vehicle is compatible first and technological advancements in the past haven't made it obsolete later on. Holbon UK Ltd install and hand over the Ghost immobiliser, along with the owner's guide and certificate of authenticity.