Word forms: (regular plural) immobilizers
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Lighting and electrical/electronic systems )
is a device on a vehicle
that prevents it from starting unless a special key is used, so that no one can steal
The car has a standard anti-theft ignition immobilizer.
A spokesman for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said immobilizers have been the most effective way to stop thefts.
Electronic immobilizers are systems that prevent a vehicle from starting unless a specific electronic code
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