What was in the stolen U-Haul?

It was not immediately clear how the truck was stolen, but CHP says the pursuit began in Buena Park with Buena Park police at about 4:52 a.m. after the U-Haul was reported stolen. The truck contained HVAC equipment, a motorcycle and other items.

Are U-Haul trucks safe?

Motor Vehicle Accidents Involving Defective U-Haul Trailers U-Haul, the nation’s largest provider of rental trailers, claims to be “highly conservative” when it comes to safety precautions. But a recent investigation revealed that company’s standard operating procedures actually increase the risk of towing accidents.

What happens if U-Haul is stolen?

Answer: In the event that your truck is stolen, it will likely be covered by the rental company if you purchased coverage. The theft of your belongings, however, will not be covered. For that, you should check with the provider of your home-owner’s or renter’s insurance.

What happens if someone steals my U-Haul?

Someone has stolen your U-Haul and all your possessions. Immediately call the police and make a theft report. Give the police all the information about the vehicle that you have. If your paperwork was stolen with the truck, you’ll have to call the dealer from whom you rented the U-Haul and get that information.

Where can I park a U-Haul overnight?

You could try the nearest Wal-Mart, they allow overnight parking. A lot of cities issue one-day permits for moving trucks. Go to your local police station and ask if you can buy a permit. You could call U-Haul and ask if you can park it on their lot.

Does the back of a U-Haul truck lock?

Does U-Haul give you a lock? No, U-Haul trucks do not come with a lock. You have to use one of your security locks or buy one online or from U-Haul.

Does U-Haul cover theft?

Safemove, Safemove Plus®, CDW and Safetow will cover theft of your rented U-Haul equipment if neglect did not play a role in its disappearance. At no time will Safemove, Safemove Plus or Safetow cover theft of your owned motor vehicle, accessories, or personal contents in the towed trailer or rented truck.

Do u hauls have tracking devices?

GPS Transportation at 9237 Roosevelt Blvd. Suite 203 will offer U-Haul trucks and moving supplies. The arrival of U-Haul Truck Share 24/7 is revolutionizing the moving industry through its more convenient, more secure way to pick up and return a truck. Simply visit uhaul.com to create an online account.

How can I protect my U-Haul overnight?

Tips to Protect Your Moving Truck from Overnight Theft

  1. Lock it!
  2. Get a portable car alarm and/or steering wheel lock.
  3. Park in a well-lit area that’s within a clear line of sight.
  4. Park by a wall or use your vehicle as an obstacle.
  5. Insure it.

Can you keep a U-Haul truck overnight?

If you’re returning your truck during store hours: Using Truck Share 24/7┬«, you can rent (pick up and return) a moving truck, pickup truck or cargo van any time, day or night, using a mobile device, without needing a U-Haul representative present. Visit uhaul.com/share to make a reservation.

How do I secure my U-Haul truck overnight?