After hearing over 80 stakeholders’ viewpoints regarding what might be viewed as anti-competitive behaviour in the automotive industry, the Competition Commission has decided to take a draft motor code one step further by seeking to implement it in law.
When Megan van de Linde of Newcastle took her car in for a service, the workshop informed her that her tail light wasn’t working and since it was a “sealed unit”, an entire new unit needed to be ordered.
This growth initiative has been spearheaded by Filum (Fil) Ho, Autoboys managing director.
This is very different to the rest of the world. In countries such as the US, car owners can buy a motor or service plan separately from their car, giving them greater choice.