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16th October, 2017 · bulletin Organised attempts to discredit new car dealers reported to AADA
AADA has recently become aware of a situation at a dealership in which an individual, presenting as a regular customer, initiated a dispute over an issue to do with the Takata airbag recall. The precise...
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11th October, 2017 · bulletin AADA attends ACCC Takata recall conference
The AADA yesterday attended a conference hosted by the ACCC on its proposed recall notice for a compulsory recall of vehicles with defective Takata airbags. The conference was well attended by a host of delegates...
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28th September, 2017 · bulletin NWC undertaking to ACCC
The ACCC announced today that the National Warranty Company (NWC) has agreed to make changes to its ‘Extension to Manufacturer’s Warranty’ product after the consumer watchdog expressed concerns that the products, which are sold nationally...
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26th September, 2017 · bulletin ACCC market study roundtable
On 25 September, the AADA attended a roundtable in Melbourne hosted by the ACCC on its New Car Retailing Industry Market Study. The purpose of the roundtable was for the ACCC to seek industry views...
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21st September, 2017 · bulletin Takata Airbags Proposed Recall Notice for a compulsory recall
The Minister for Small Business, Michael McCormack, has today issued a Proposed Recall Notice for a compulsory recall of all vehicles with defective Takata airbags. The decision, is based on advice from the Australian Competition...
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9th September, 2017 · bulletin Flex Commission – Summary of New Regulations
Yesterday, ASIC issued the final Legislative Instrument banning flex commission in its present form. The new regulations have an implementation date of November 1, 2018. This provides financiers and dealers with around 14 months to...
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