Ok Boys and Girls... Who wants a McGard Tail Gate Lock? Questions are up..

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  1. Enkeiavalanche

    Enkeiavalanche Moderator 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Well it's time to have some fun.. I am still working on the Questions to ask Y'all but here is some info to think about..Remember as per them it will not fit the older GM trucks But if you win it you can always give it to someone as a Nice gift.. Photo-0452.jpg

    Some stats... [​IMG]
    By: Restyling Staff
    Wednesday, February 27, 2013



    [​IMG]It may be no surprise that tailgate locks are essential for pickups because tailgates can be stolen quickly and easily, but recent news of the rise in U.S. tailgate thefts makes aftermarket locks even more important.
    The rate of tailgate theft claims has been growing since 2009 with an 18% increase projected from 2011 to 2012, according to a first-time report from the National Insurance Claim Bureau (NICB).
    The report examines theft claims submitted to insurance companies during the period of Jan. 1, 2006, through Sept. 30, 2012, when a total of 1,343 claims were generated in 45 states.
    From 2006 to 2009, there were only 23 tailgate theft claims processed, but the number shot up to 430 in 2010 and increased again in 2011 to 472. As of Sept. 30, 2012, tailgate theft claims for 2012 reached 418 with 557 projected for all of 2012.
    The make and model that saw the most tailgate theft claims during the period of the report was the 2008 Ford F-250 with 70 claims, followed by the 2010 Ford F-150 with 48 claims, and then the 2007 Chevrolet Silverado with 39 claims. While the oldest vehicle identified in the report was a 1985 Ford F-150, while the newest vehicles identified included 2012 models of Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, GMC and Toyota pickups.
    The cities where the most tailgate thefts occurred were: Houston (96), San Antonio (70), Dallas (51), Phoenix (36) and Fresno, Calif. (31).
    The NCIB noted that the numbers in its report reflected insurance claims and are not representative of actual theft activity.


    What it fits....
    Chevrolet Avalanche 2007-2013
    Colorado 2012
    Silverado (except 2007 Classic) 2007-2013
    Dodge/Ram Dakota 1997-2011
    Ram Full Size 1994-2012
    Ford Explorer Sport-Trac 2001-2010
    Full Size 1997-2013
    Ranger 1998-2011
    GMC Canyon 2012
    Sierra (except 2007 Classic) 2007-2013
    Lincoln Mark LT 2005-2008
    Nissan Frontier 2012
    Titan 2004-2012
    Toyota Tacoma 2012-2013
    Tundra 2000-2012


    More info here www.mcgard.com I will post up the Questions in the next 24 hours.. Stay tuned... This is going to be a Good one...
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    Ok guys here ya go...

    (1) 4 parts.. Gotta have some fun with ya...
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    1A What was the first Name of McGard?

    1B What year did they start?

    1C Where did they start?

    1D What year did they become McGard?


    (2) What is the McGard Tail Gate Lock made out of ?


    (3) GM time.. [​IMG] 2 Parts...

    The 67-73 model years of GM trucks had Many Engines Available.

    1A How many?

    2B What were the Sizes?

    Ok all have fun Please PM me with your Answer's Good Luck to all [​IMG]
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2013
  2. SurrealOne

    SurrealOne Former Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    This should be fun to watch. :)
  3. Enkeiavalanche

    Enkeiavalanche Moderator 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Anyone else????
  4. Curky

    Curky New Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Yes, were are the questions????
  5. PantheraUncia

    PantheraUncia Active Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    I have a similar lock for the bike rack that is in the receiver so I am out. It was the first thing I bought after the bike rack :)
  6. Enkeiavalanche

    Enkeiavalanche Moderator 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    sometime tonight they will be posted....:rules:
  7. barefoot greg

    barefoot greg New Member 100 Posts

    this wouldve been a good idea if i still had a tailgate.. well i still got it, its just hung on the wall above myt work bench in the garage.

    I wonder if this fits a Pro-Net?? :rofl:
  8. Enkeiavalanche

    Enkeiavalanche Moderator 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Hi Guys.. Can you wait one more day???? Please..... Just have a Ton of stuff going on now and on my mind.. This being one of them I want it to be fun and a little of a Challenge..[​IMG] I am working on it..
  9. Curky

    Curky New Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Sounds good
  10. Enkeiavalanche

    Enkeiavalanche Moderator 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Ok Guys I put them in the first post FIRST PM I get with ALL the Correct Answers Wins.... Good Luck to all.....:glasses:

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