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Old 07-06-2018, 06:55 PM
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Stereo security

Just bought my 1st Jeep yesterday. Was going to upgrade the stereo unit but am wondering about the security factor?

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Security is always an issue and as soon as you install a deck that does not look like stock you become a target. Most of this is dependent on where you live and work of course.

But it is possible to keep the stock deck and still build a killer system if you want to take the time and money to do it. It really depends on what you are starting with and what you see your budget being.

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Just remove the detachable face that is common to most models now and lock it up in a security glove box or security center console from Tuffyproducts.com.
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One thing to keep in mind, anyone that says they can lock a Jeep is wrong.
This includes a hard top, back window comes off with 4 screws that are accessible from outside.
Now what is the likely hood that someone is going to swipe your deck?
I'd say just about the same as in a normal car.
A pro will have the tools and the know how to get what they want.
You don't have to stay stock but I wouldn't go wild either.
Any aftermarket deck with decent preamp outs will open a whole new world.
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