If you are looking for a top of the range tracking system, the Cobra Vodafone CAT 5 is the one for you. The Vodafone Protect & Connect CAT 5 offers all the benefits found on the standard Vodafone Protect & Connect CAT 6 system but also includes a number of other added protections. The system offers Automatic Driver Recognition (ADR), Remote Engine Immobilisation and is Thatcham Category 5 approved – the highest level of insurance accreditation that is available in the UK.
The system is supplied with two unique drivers cards, and the driver must have one of these in their possession when using the vehicle. If the card is not present then the system will automatically arm itself. If your vehicle is stolen, even if they are using your keys an alert will be sent to the Vodafone Automotive Secure Operating Centre. If the card is not detected, but the vehicle is moved, you will be sent a silent alert to check whether a theft is taking place.
This system offers the ultimate in security protection for your vehicle.
- ADR (Automatic Driver Recognition)- The driver card is a discreet pocket-sized card that you carry with you whenever you drive your vehicle. On leaving your vehicle the system automatically arms itself. If the vehicle is moved without the driver card present
- Vodafone Automotive’s Secure Operating Centre is alerted instantly to a potential theft. This means that even if your vehicle is taken using your own keys the theft is detected immediately.
- How does it work? The system is supplied with 2 unique driver cards. An authorised driver must have a driver card in their possession when using the vehicle. The system will automatically arm itself 70 seconds after the vehicle ignition has been switched off and the driver card is out of range (approximately 3 metres) The system will automatically disarm itself when the driver card is brought back in range of the vehicle. If your vehicle is driven and the driver card has not been detected a silent alert will be transmitted to the Vodafone Automotive 24 hour Secure Operating Centre who will contact you to check that a vehicle theft has not taken place
- For added security if the driver card is not present the system will also generate an alert: when your vehicle is lifted or towed away without the keys when your vehicle battery is disconnected or discharged Remote Engine Immobilisation Remote Engine Immobilisation technology enables Police to authorise Vodafone Automotive to send an alert to the vehicle to prevent the engine being restarted once it comes to a standstill. This significantly increases the chance of your vehicle being recovered undamaged and can also help Police to avoid high speed pursuit of suspect vehicles.