Your bicycle is a precious vehicle. As such, you should take care of it, and that doesn't just mean maintenance. After all, souping up your ride ends up being a futile effort if it ends up getting jacked.

A combination of common sense, good equipment, street smarts, and frankly, a little bit of luck will ultimately keep your ride where you parked it. But hey, it never hurts to be prepared. Here are 10 Ways To Prevent Your Bike From Getting Stolen.

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