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UAE’s Toyota dealer seizes over 178,000 fake car parts

By | 2018-06-16T13:55:28+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Categories: Counterfeit Car Parts|Tags: , |

Al-Futtaim Toyota, in partnership with the UAE Government, conducts eight raids, confiscates parts worth AED4.2m Al-Futtaim Toyota, in partnership with the UAE Government, has conducted eight raids on counterfeit car part dealers across various emirates during the first two months of 2018. The raids resulted in the confiscation of 178,781 fake car parts worth AED4.2

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Counterfeit parts overwhelm China, include fake airbags, oil seals

By | 2018-06-16T13:50:45+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Categories: Counterfeit Car Parts|Tags: , |

According to Automotive News China, the shady side of the People's Republic is set to sell $45 billion worth of counterfeit auto parts this year. Those include high-volume pieces like spark plugs, brake pads and steering components as well as oil seals and airbags. All told, the report says that China is responsible for a

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The perils of using fake car parts

By | 2018-06-16T13:58:44+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Counterfeit Car Parts|Tags: |

Aside from the dangers that counterfeit replacement car parts pose through accidents caused by part failure, inferior quality parts are likely to require frequent replacement. Then there is the thorny issue of impact on car warranty. It all adds up to the likelihood that a cheap fix could, in the long run, cost motorists more

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