How to Rodent-Proof Your Car


“I hates those mieces to pieces” is how one cartoon cat used to put it, and most old-car hobbyists will agree. Mice – and other varmints – don’t just stink up Stanleys and Studebakers. They can ruin carpets, chew through electrical wires (sometimes causing a fire), nest in heaters and create a downright unhealthy environment inside your vintage vehicle.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2005/06/01/how-to-rodent-proof-your-car