With all the catalytic converter theft in the news lately, we thought we'd look into a question that's been on our minds lately: Which brand of car is the 'most stolen' in Michigan?

There is nothing worse than waking up in the morning, waking outside with a cup of coffee ready to head to work only to realize that your car has been stolen. It leaves you with mixed emotions of anger, helplessness, and more. Not to mention, the headache it creates with paperwork and phone calls.

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When it comes to the most stolen vehicles in the United States, the most stolen award goes to the Chevrolet full-size pickup truck. Coming in at the number two spot is the Ford full-size pickup truck, followed by the Honda Civic. But what is the most stolen vehicle in Michigan specifically?

Top ten most stolen vehicles in Michigan

According to an updated article from Money Geek, these are the top ten most stolen vehicles in Michigan:

  • #10 - Dodge Durango
  • #9 - Chrysler 300/300M
  • #8 - Chevrolet Equinox
  • #7 - Chevrolet Impala
  • #6 - Chevrolet Malibu
  • #5 - Ford Pickup Truck (Full Size)
  • #4 - Ford Fusion
  • #3 - Chevrolet Pickup (Full Size)
  • #2 - Jeep Cherokee/Grand Cherokee
  • #1 - Dodge Charger

Tips for Preventing Car Theft

These simple steps can help prevent your car from being stolen.

  1. Get in the habit of locking your doors and windows when you're not using your car.
  2. Don't leave your keys in the car. Unfortunately, this has to be said.
  3. Install a car alarm, steering wheel lock, GPS device, or other safety devices.
  4. Park in safe areas. Try to park under streetlights or in areas with security cameras.

To see the most stolen vehicles in the nation and other states, click here.

Source: moneygeek.com

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