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Mar 14, 6:14pm - #416538 
i just dont get it

why is it that people white out their license plates when they post pictures? i dont get the idea behind it.

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Mar 14, 6:17pm - #416539 
Originally Posted by slim
why is it that people white out their license plates when they post pictures? i dont get the idea behind it.


You can figure one's habitat too easy that way. Enemies can locate you. rice


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Mar 14, 6:22pm - #416540 
Yeah, plus if you piss someone off online, you don't want them to know what car is yours. It's a privacy thing and a good idea.


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Mar 14, 6:24pm - #416541 
Originally Posted by combatc87
Yeah, plus if you piss someone off online, you don't want them to know what car is yours. It's a privacy thing and a good idea.


And with my collection of cyber enemies, I need to erase my plates, lol.

Is true tho, you can get their location tag + interior mods + lic plate. With those info, you can plan out how to jack their car and what to take.


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Mar 14, 6:50pm - #416542 
yup.


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Mar 14, 6:55pm - #416543 
i live in montgomery wv...on fayette pike... my car is in my garage (locked up)

if nebody wants to come jack my car... they are going to have their hands full... angry

gotta love those secutiry cameras grin

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Mar 14, 7:02pm - #416544 
i wonder why none of the news channels have written stories of this stuff if everyone is doing it rolleyes


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Mar 14, 7:03pm - #416545 
my car is parked inside my yard,along with three other cars, at nights too. the alarm is activated. AND, there are two dobermans walking around the yard. so it wouldnt really be pretty for whoever tried to take anything of mine.

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Mar 14, 7:08pm - #416546 
Originally Posted by isaac
i wonder why none of the news channels have written stories of this stuff if everyone is doing it rolleyes


Identity Theft...maybe? confused


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Mar 14, 7:12pm - #416547 
Better safe than sorry.

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Mar 14, 11:40pm - #416548 
Originally Posted by slim
my car is parked inside my yard,along with three other cars, at nights too. the alarm is activated. AND, there are two dobermans walking around the yard. so it wouldnt really be pretty for whoever tried to take anything of mine.

those dogs are useless, just toss them a couple hotdogs and they'll do what ever you want

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Mar 14, 11:54pm - #416549 
My plates are Washington 479-KQM come get me.

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Mar 15, 12:07am - #416550 
their not bad. theyre very very smart ass dogs. they can be meaner, but oh well, theyre both pretty big, so it scares a lot of people. But ya,about meaner dogs, im thinking about getting a pit in a few months.

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Mar 15, 12:36am - #416551 
Masking your License Plate is important so as people won't be able to locate you, we always talk about what we have in the car the mods, audio and video system, where we keep money in the car (joking !!!!) etc ... And we don't know who might be accessing the forum so we better be careful

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Mar 15, 3:24am - #416552 
i used to do that too (whiting out the plate) but after a while i could care less, just said f-it. all the cops in my area know my car and a handful know me. so, basically your ass is grass if you steal mine (plus my dandy compustar 2-way alarm)...


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Mar 15, 4:24am - #416553 
So, if I have someone's plate number, where can I go to access their info?

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Mar 15, 6:11am - #416554 
Originally Posted by Jughead

So, if I have someone's plate number, where can I go to access their info?


Anyone with access to DMV...lot's of those out there. eek Heck, they could post your NCIC rite here, steal your SS# and get some plastic, order
Utilities in yer name...so on and so on! eek eek eek This is why everyone should check there credit reports once a month. I've had to fix mine 3
times. thumbsup


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Mar 15, 6:12am - #416555 
DMV...this is public information tongue


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Mar 15, 6:25am - #416556 
^^^ yeah, I saw that in the movies too...
...that Gone In 60 Seconds had quite a few cool chase scenes thumbsup

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Mar 15, 6:30am - #416557 
Originally Posted by isaac
^^^ yeah, I saw that in the movies too...
...that Gone In 60 Seconds had quite a few cool chase scenes thumbsup

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Never watched it. confused


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Mar 15, 6:53am - #416558 
Originally Posted by jonnyess

DMV...this is public information tongue


don't think you can do that in Pa.

What happened to the new privacy act???

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Mar 15, 7:14am - #416559 
Originally Posted by Jughead
Originally Posted by jonnyess
DMV...this is public information tongue


don't think you can do that in Pa.

What happened to the new privacy act???


Computers are everywhere, so are theives. Once you've had your Identity stolen, it becomes a serious matter, very hard to deal with. Clearing your name can take years. I have Experience in this matter. Those who are flippant, don't understand.


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