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Catalytic Converter (CAT), Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) and Exhaust Theft protection market leaders Catloc; have just confirmed Halfords Autocentres as their new national fitting partner.
With CAT, DPF and exhaust theft on the increase in the UK, Catloc wanted to ensure that potential customers had easy access to fitting of their solutions and to partner with a national autocentre chain who had the size and experience in covering the whole of the UK. With over 300 centres nationwide; Halfords Autocentres were the obvious choice.

Over 25,000 vehicles were targeted by thieves between January 2010 and June 2013. It was believed that the majority of these vehicles targeted were vans, 4x4s, pickup trucks, people carriers and motor homes. However, according to the results of a recent freedom of information request, there is a growing trend for thieves to target any vehicle with a Catalytic Converter including; saloons, hatchbacks and sports cars. Thieves target...

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