FAQS about the Autowatch Ghost Immobiliser
The ghost 2 immobiliser can be installed on most major modern CANBUS controlled vehicles but always best to give us a call for correct compatibility or search for your car on our compatibility page.
Usual tactics used by vehicle thieves will not work at compromising the Ghost Immobiliser. Known as one of the most reliable and highly secure security devices, it is an excellent choice to ensure your vehicle remains firmly on your drive. There are no obvious indicators to give away the location of the device, so it will remain hidden and out of sight. Read more about this here.
If your vehicle has keyless entry, you are vulnerable to thieves being able to drive away in under 60 seconds. Keyless car theft is increasingly common, thieves use a keyless cloning and relay method, by picking up the transmission from outside your house and replicating it to the car.
The car thinks this is the original key and allows them to drive away with ease, usually without you even knowing. The Ghost Immobiliser eliminates this as an option, as without knowing the unique pin code, they will be stuck with no way to move the vehicle. Read more about this here
Essentially, this is a chip and pin for your vehicle. It is a discreet device installed inside the vehicle. Connected to your vehicle’s Can-Bus system, the device immobilises the engine by communicating with the ECU. Access for the owner is achieved by entering the PIN code into existing buttons on the steering wheel or dashboard.
The ghost immobiliser is a one off charge of £450 inclusive of installation.
NO, we offer a full inclusive mobile installation service in the price FREE of charge at your home, place of work or address of your convenience or preference.
The installation of the Autowatch Ghost a quick and hassle-free process. Taking under two hours, we come to a location of your choice for the ghost immobiliser fitting and give a full demonstration of how to use it correctly. Read more about this here.
We have a number of expert fitters to offer quick and convenient installation dates/times to suit you. Please call us to confirm our availability.
Insurance & Warranty
Having a vehicle immobiliser installed is sure to reduce your car insurance cost in most cases. Most Insurance companies will offer a discounted rate, as it shows responsible ownership and has less likelihood of being stolen. The Ghost Immobiliser is now TASSA approved (Tracker and Aftermarket security systems association) as of March 2020. Read more about this here
As of march 2020 the ghost latest up to date ghost 2 immobiliser is now TASSA and insurance approved/recognised subject to your insurer ( always check with your insurer as more insurers are adding the ghost 2 too there lists on a daily basis).
A full 3 years warranty is included in the price.
NO, the ghost 2 immobiliser does not effect your vehicles manufacturer warranty at all.
The ghost 2 immobiliser is fully transferable to any vehicle at any point in time in (please enquire for cost and process involved).
Certainly the pin sequence can be amended/changed at any point in time very easily by following the step by step instructions on the back of the ghost serial card or by contacting us directly where we will be more than happy to assist you.
This is no issue as on the back of your ghost 2 serial card is unique 4 digit number enabling you to use to reprogramme the ghost 2 pin sequence/get the vehicle started.
The ghost 2 has an integrated service/valet mode which enables the ghost pin code entry to be temporarily disabled to enable mechanics and operatives alike to start move and drive your vehicle in and around the workshop without you having to issue your secret code out.
We are always on the end of the phone to help and support you should any queries or issues occur. No question is too small - you are given continued ongoing aftercare from us.