wheel clamp

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wheel clamp

a device fixed onto one wheel of an illegally parked car in order to immobilize it. The driver has to pay to have it removed
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He said I could not wheelclamp them, because that would be considered extortion.
It was a Saturday and the parking space was rented by a firm that used it solely on weekdays and only paid for the wheelclamp service Mondays to Fridays.
They welcome moves to wheelclamp tax-dodgers and spy on them from police cameras - first revealed by the Daily Mirror in February.
COUNCILS will be banned from using wheelclamps as a money-raising measure under new guidelines, it emerged last night.
Councils are to be banned from using wheelclamps as a money-raising measure under new guidelines.
But after two days' skiing it dawned that the sport wasn't for me - sliding down hills in boots which feel like wheelclamps and going up again on chairlifts is not really my idea of fun.
IT has been reported that a real-life super-hero (wearing Lycra with gold boots and a mask) has been setting people free of their wheelclamps in the London area.
Mr Wenzel said: "It is reassuring to see that the majority of caravan owners questioned in our survey employed additional security measures such as wheelclamps, hitchlocks, electronic tags and alarms.