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Etch VIN; Avoid Car Theft



    Etch VIN; Avoid Car Theft
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    Protect yourself against car theft by getting your VIN etched into your windshield for free on Saturday

    Looking for a more proactive way to avoid getting your car stolen? Get to BJ's on Oregon Avenue in South Philadelphia on Saturday, June 13 and get your VIN etched onto your vehicle's windshield.

    The etching takes only a few minutes, is noticeable to car thieves and has proven effective in the fight against vehicle theft.

    The free event is sponsored by AAA, Philadelphia Police and the Pa. Auto Theft Protection Authority from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Be sure to bring your valid driver's license, registration and proof of insurance.