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27th July, 2015 · Fixed Operations Genuine Is Best
The FCAI has launched a new website to make drivers more aware about genuine parts and why they should be the first choice for fitment Genuineisbest.com.au is the new online resource for educating motorists about...
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27th July, 2015 · Workplace Relations Accessing international automotive workers: levelling the playing field
Many automotive dealerships make extensive use of international workers to address the long-term trade skill shortages in their service departments. Typically on ‘457 visas,’ these workers bring much needed skills in mechanical repair, auto-electrical work,...
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27th July, 2015 · Fixed Operations The 10-Minute Invisible Service Manager
OK, no matter what you are doing, I dare you to stop right now for 10 minutes. Seriously, take 10 minutes; walk out to your service department and just look at what is going on....
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25th May, 2015 · Fixed Operations Capped Price Servicing Under The Spotlight
ACCC to review car makers’ capped price servicing offers after Kia overcharges customers. Kia Motors Australia will refund affected owners after the ACCC made their ruling on the manufacturer’s misleading advertising. In a capped price...
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25th May, 2015 · Policy Viewpoint Are Those Parts Genuine?
Consumers must be made aware if non-genuine parts are being fitted to their cars during servicing, and the AADA continues to wait and see how this will be managed. Since the signing of the Agreement...
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3rd March, 2015 · Fixed Operations Genuine Parts – The Best Insurance
Insurance companies have a responsibility to guarantee their contractors are fitting genuine parts during warranty periods on vehicles being repaired. A serious matter surrounding the fitting of genuine parts to damaged motor vehicles repaired through...
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