As an auto locksmith with decades of experience, I set up Lock City in 2005. Our expertise in the automotive locksmith industry has established our reputation as a trusted and reliable authority. In this article, we’ll delve into the best aftermarket lock systems for Ford Transit vehicles. We understand that being unable to access your vehicle due to lock or key issues can be incredibly frustrating, so we’re here to help.
Ford Transit Models and Their Locks
The Ford Transit has various models, each with its unique locking system. Some of the popular Ford Transit models and their respective locks include:
- Ford Transit Custom
- Tibbe locks (2012-2018)
- High-security locks (2018 onwards)
- Ford Transit Connect
- Tibbe locks (2002-2013)
- High-security locks (2013 onwards)
- Ford Transit Courier
- High-security locks (2014 onwards)
Top Aftermarket Lock Systems for Ford Transits
The Armaplate Sentinel is a heavy-duty stainless steel lock that offers excellent protection against break-ins. It fits over the vulnerable areas of your Ford Transit, making it difficult for thieves to gain access.
- Price: £95 (approx.)
- Dimensions: Vary depending on the vehicle model (e.g., 210mm x 90mm [8.3in x 3.5in])
- Easy installation with no drilling required
- Provides excellent visual deterrent
Mul-T-Lock’s ArmaDLock is a high-security lock designed specifically for commercial vehicles. Its robust construction and patented locking technology make it an ideal choice for Ford Transits.
- Price: £180 (approx.)
- Dimensions: 120mm x 80mm x 30mm (4.7in x 3.1in x 1.2in)
- Made of high-grade steel for maximum security
- Highly resistant to drilling, cutting, and picking
Heosafe Van Locks
Heosafe Van Locks are designed for vans and commercial vehicles, providing added security to your Ford Transit.
- Price: £90 (approx.)
- Dimensions: 130mm x 80mm x 40mm (5.1in x 3.1in x 1.6in)
- Made of lightweight aluminium
- Simple and quick installation
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In summary, the best aftermarket lock systems for Ford Transit vehicles are the Armaplate Sentinel, Mul-T-Lock ArmaDLock, and Heosafe Van Locks. As a Bristol-based auto locksmith company, Lock City is well-equipped to help you with your Ford Transit lock issues. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook or Instagram for more helpful tips and updates.