How can I protect my pick-up from thieves?

Is it possible to buy a lockable cover or tool box for a Mitsubishi L200? I’ve had my pick-up for a few months now – and it’s perfect for carrying heavy materials - but I’m worried about leaving tools and drills in the back in case they’re stolen. Can you recommend anything?

Asked on 4 October 2013 by Will Hammond

Answered by Dan Powell
There are lots of load covers around, but they’re not cheap and you’ll be looking at £1500+ for a good one. My advice would be to buy a lockable metal safe for your tools. They start at around £100 and are pretty reliable. Try Tuff Boxes - they sell a range of lockable metal boxes, which can also be fastened to the floor of the load area.
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