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Car Tracker Manchester

Named as the third worst county for car theft in England and Wales, car trackers are essential in Greater Manchester, where 25,495 cars were stolen last year.

A car tracker uses GPS tracking and live monitoring, so you can rest assured that you’ll be able to quickly locate your vehicle if it has been targeted by car thieves. Here at Vehicle Defence, we have over 50 years of experience in supplying and fitting car trackers, along with other security equipment like dash cams and vehicle locks, so you can be confident that you’re receiving excellent service.

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Insurance Approved Trackers in Manchester

Although car insurance companies don’t make it mandatory to have a tracker installed to be covered, more and more of them are offering discounts to drivers that do have one fitted. This is due to the fact that car trackers act as a deterrent to thieves and make it easier to locate a stolen vehicle.

Benefits of an Insurance Approved Car Tracker

There are many benefits of having an insurance approved car tracker, including:


  • Reduced insurance premiums – most insurers will offer a discount on your premium if you have a tracker fitted, as it reduces the risk of your car being stolen.
  • Peace of mind – knowing that your car is protected at all times can give you peace of mind and help you to relax when you’re out and about.
  • Quicker recovery – if your car is stolen, a tracker will make it easier for the police to locate it and recover it quickly.
Manchester car security

If you’re looking for an insurance company approved tracker in Manchester, get in touch with Vehicle Defence today. We understand the importance of keeping your car safe and secure, which is why we offer a range of Thatcham approved tracking devices that are accepted by all major insurers.

Whether you’re looking for a basic tracking system or something more sophisticated, we can help. With our professional installation service, your car can be protected from theft in no time at all.


S7 Car Trackers Manchester

If you’re looking for a high-quality car tracker in Manchester, look no further than the S7. As the standard requirement for theft recovery security systems in the UK, the S7 is a popular tracker model used by both private individuals and businesses alike.

The S7 vehicle tracker is a sophisticated security system that uses the latest technology to pinpoint the location of your vehicle. With this tracker, you can locate your vehicle anytime and anywhere via your smartphone.

Additionally, the S7 offers value-added features that combine extra protection with convenience, including motion sensing, tow-away alerts, and 24/7/365 theft monitoring.

Here at Vehicle Defence, we are approved S7 installers of vehicle trackers from industry-leading manufacturers, including ScorpionTrack, Vodafone, and Meta Trak. View our full range of S7 car trackers

The Vodafone Protect & Connect S7

Experience peace of mind with the Vodafone Protect and Connect S7. This Thatcham accredited technology has a host of features, such as real-time information, motion sensors to alert you if someone attempts to tow away your car, low battery warnings, and an advanced app for your phone that offers European wide coverage – all for the same price. 

The ScorpionTrack DRIVER S7-ALS

The ScorpionTrack DRIVER S7-ALS uses movement detection sensors to give you 24/7/365 theft monitoring and a wide range of driver convenience features. With this security system, you can drive with the assurance that your car is safe from thieves.

The Meta Trak S7

The Meta Trak S7 vehicle tracker is small and discreet, making it a great option if you want to keep tabs on your car without anyone being aware of it. What’s more, you can get tow-away and tamper alerts with the specialised mobile app.

S5 Vehicle Trackers Manchester

The S5 tracker is the highest standard of Thatcham approved tracking security available on the market. With its integrated GPS and GSM capabilities, S5 trackers can give you comprehensive data about your car’s location and movements, whether you’re tracking it for work or personal reasons.

Like S7 trackers, it can track the whereabouts of a stolen vehicle, but it also offers remote immobilisation.

Other features of category S5 vehicle trackers can include:

  • 24/7 control room monitoring
  • ADR (Automatic Driver Recognition)
  • European coverage
  • GPS technology
  • Mobile app and web access

Here at Vehicle Defence, we offer our customers a variety of options and are approved installers of trackers from industry-leading manufacturers, including ScorpionTrack, Vodafone, and Meta Trak. View our full range of S5 trckers.

ScorpionTrack DRIVER S5-VTS

The ScorpionTrack DRIVER S5-VTS tracking system provides state-of-the art protection for your vehicle with its motion sensors, Automatic Driver Recognition (ADR) technology, and the optional remote immobilisation feature.

The Meta Trak S5

The Meta Trak S5 offers protection and security with its Driver ID, which you attach to a key ring to automatically disarm the system. With this alert system, you and the control centre will be alerted immediately should anyone attempt to move your vehicle without the proper tag or key.

The Vodafone Protect and Connect S5 VTS Plus

With its Engine Inhibit feature, the Vodafone Protect and Connect S5 VTS Plus offers incredible capabilities that exceed standard S5 GPS trackers, giving you the utmost peace of mind.

Get a Car Tracker Installed With Vehicle Defence Today

With every Thatcham approved tracker, we offer nationwide installation and warranty. Not only do we have a fully equipped and insured fitting station, but we can also come to your home or place of work if that is more convenient for you.

To learn more about our car tracking services and when we can next install a vehicle tracker for you, get in touch with our tracker team today.


Why Choose Vehicle Defence?

If you are looking for a reliable and affordable car tracker in Manchester, look no further than Vehicle Defence. We offer a variety of car security services to meet your needs and our team is always available to answer any questions you may have.

Contact us today on 01619717208 to learn more about our products and how we can help keep your vehicle safe.

Car Tracker Manchester FAQs

What is a Thatcham approved vehicle tracker?

A Thatcham approved tracker is a device that has been tested and approved by the Thatcham Research Centre – a UK-based automotive research organisation.

Thatcham approved trackers are the only type of tracking devices that are accepted by all major insurers.

What are the benefits of having a car tracker?

There are many benefits to having a car tracker, including improved security, convenience, and peace of mind. A car tracker can help you locate your vehicle if it is stolen, and some models even offer remote immobilisation.

How much does it cost to install a car tracker?

The cost of installation will vary depending on the type of tracker you choose and your vehicle. To get a free quote for installation, contact our Manchester team today on 0161 971 7208.

How does my car insurance tracker protect my vehicle?

A car insurance tracker can help to lower your insurance premiums and may even be required by your insurer. In the event that your vehicle is stolen, a vehicle tracker can help the police locate it.

Can I install a car tracker myself?

Yes, but unless you’re confident in your ability to fit the tracker yourself, we strongly recommend using a professional installation service. Many car tracker suppliers have their own fitting station and can send out an accredited engineer to you to install the device.

Vehicle Defence offers nationwide installation of Thatcham approved trackers in Manchester. To learn more, contact our team today on 0161 971 7208.

How do I know which car insurance tracker is right for me?

The type of tracker you need will depend on your vehicle and your budget. The most important thing is to choose a Thatcham approved tracker, as these are the only types of trackers that are accepted by all major insurers in Manchester.

If you’re not sure which tracker is right for you, our team can help. Contact us today on 0161 971 7208 to discuss your requirements.

Why do I need a Thatcham approved car tracker?


A Thatcham approved car tracker is the only type of tracker that is accepted by all major insurers. If your vehicle is stolen, a Thatcham approved tracker can help the police locate it.

Will the vehicle tracking system be visible on my car?

Most tracking systems will not be visible on your car. However, there are some models that can be fitted to the windscreen or dashboard. If you’re concerned about the appearance of your tracker, our team can help you choose a discrete model that will not draw attention to your car.

If my vehicle is stolen, how do I get it back?

If your vehicle is stolen in Manchester, the first thing you should do is contact the police. If your vehicle is fitted with a tracker, our team will be able to assist the police in locating it.  

What is GSM vehicle tracking and how does it work?

The GSM network is used by over 200 countries globally to identify the position of mobile phones. Our hi-tech devices use this technology so that the tracking device can transmit its location data back to our control centre. From there, we can monitor the whereabouts of your vehicle in real-time.

What GPS vehicle tracking is and how GPS works

GPS vehicle tracking occurs when a transmitter sends out signals from inside of a car’s navigation device. The Global Navigation Satellite System then receives these signals which allows GPS to accurately locate where the car currently is.