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Gone in 60 Seconds: Using High-Tech DNA Coding to Stop Car Theft

03.03.2015
Will your next car be sprayed with DNA, to catch the bad guys? See how the next generation of security systems will work. 

Hackers Have a New Target: Your Car

01.22.2014
Cars today have data ports and event data recorders (black boxes), and they can and are being hacked in a variety of creative ways. Bad guys are rolling back odometers, stealing cars with electronic keys, erasing crash data and more. And wait, it all gets worse when every car has 4G access.

Today: Safe Place to Stash a Wallet?

08.28.2012
Sol's wondering about the best place to hide valuables in a car. Can Tom and Ray help him keep his stuff hidden away and out of the hands of petty theives?

Thieves can capture your key fob's code. Urban legend-- or not?

10.01.2010
I got an e-mail this morning from our company's internal security department about locking your car with the remote key fob. The memo cites the story of a woman in a shopping center who noticed two guys in a car...

How can Lisa convince her car that it's not being stolen?

03.01.2010
I am trying to jump-start my husband's 2008 Honda Accord. It's been sitting for a few months since he was deployed to Iraq, and I need to move the car ASAP before the street sweepers come. However, when I connect the...

A letter from the Click and Clack Department of Woe and Intrigue:

06.01.1990
FROM THE CLICK AND CLACK DEPARTMENT OF WOE AND INTRIGUE IT'S A STORY THAT PERHAPS ONLY CARL SAGAN OR MY BROTHER CAN EXPLAIN DEAR TOM AND RAY A FRIEND AND I RENTED A BRAND NEW CHRYSLER IMPERIAL WITH ONLY MILES...


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