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Old May 31, 18, 8:21 am
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Originally Posted by Offshore171 View Post
Yes this really is a thing.

I used to work with a guy who had a dodgy relative. When his car needed a new set of tyres, hed hire the same or similar model, swap the tyres and then return it.
I've joked about that when I showed up at my mom's a few times with a newer version of her car, but never was serious about it. I wouldn't put that past some people. However, I don't see how preventing swaps is effective at combating this. If you want to swap parts on multiple cars, why can't the crook just make several short rentals instead of trying to rent longer and swap a few times?
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