Porcupines Still Chewing on Car Wires In

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Re: Porcupines Still Chewing on Car Wires In

Postby geojed » Mon Jan 28, 2013 1:38 pm

Personally I prefer the Holy Hand Grenade security system to keep rabbits from chewing on my car's brake lines.

Careful there, don't risk a frontal assault. That rabbit is dynamite!
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Re: Porcupines Still Chewing on Car Wires In

Postby screeman57 » Mon Jan 28, 2013 5:18 pm

geojed wrote:Careful there, don't risk a frontal assault. That rabbit is dynamite!

"One, two.... FIVE!" Is it just me, or have Monty Python clips been popping up all over the place lately in all sorts of different contexts (completely appropriate, of course). =D>
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Re: Porcupines Still Chewing on Car Wires In

Postby beerhiker » Wed Jan 30, 2013 2:09 pm

a year ago this month I had a squirrel eat my main wiring harness beyond repair, new wiring harness $1100, $1000 labor to replace, rental car, 10 days without truck. Luckily insurance covered it but still a PITA. I now have mothballs in a mesh bag zip tied to harness inside engine bay. I have to replace mothballs about every 6 weeks as they evaporate, cant smell it inside truck, but if wind is right can get a whiff outside. No problems with vermin since. Also there are 2 kinds of mothballs, I was told to get the bad ones (poisonous?).

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