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Safety comes first

Sometimes we are asked if we plan to add an immobilizer feature to Link or SafeLink. (This would give HQ users the ability remotely turn off a vehicle engine and/or or prevent it from being started.) The short answer is: No.

Actually, until 2007, every Link we sold had an immobilizer feature built-in. But we decided to remove it because of their inherent risk and liability. Why we don't believe in immobilizers and will not add one to any of our products is well illustrated by this news story:

http://news-beta.slashdot.org/story/14/09/25/1620218/miss-a-payment-your-car-stops-running