The Tiktok platform was created for the purpose of entertainment of the people but now it has become a new problem for the car owners. Due to a viral challenge of Tiktok, there is an increase in the incidents of car theft.
for the entertainment of the people TIC Toc The platform was prepared but now it has become a new problem for the car owners. Due to a viral challenge of Tiktok, there is an increase in the incidents of car theft. The risk of car theft has increased especially on the Kia and Hyundai models. The matter is actually of America, where the Kia Challenge is going viral on Tiktok.
This viral video shows how Kia or Hyundai cars can be opened with just a USB cable. A group of young boys in the US state of Milwaukee started stealing cars for fun. The Police Department of St. Petersburg, Florida, US, says that out of a total of 56 stolen vehicles since July 11, 23 are from Kia or Hyundai.
According to St. Paul, Minnesota, there has been a 1300 percent increase in Kia car thefts and 854% for Hyundai car thefts in their area. Apart from this, similar incidents have been reported in Michigan area, where there have been 45 percent more car thefts since June 2022.
Special model car on target
Police say that one thing is coming out in these car theft incidents that this car is of a particular model. Talking about Kia, the theft of cars manufactured in 2011 and 2012 has increased while the models of Hyundai cars manufactured between 2015 and 2021 are on target. It is being said that thieves are easily beating the ignition of these models and stealing the car.