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Independent Mechanic or Dealership

There are many misconceptions out in the marketplace, that your new car warranty is void if you get it serviced by your local workshop.  It's a well known fact that your local garage will cost you less for servicing and...

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Welcome Mark

Mark has taken over the management of KAAR Henderson. Mark has been with us since August last year as a Service Adviser. It's a natural progression for Mark to fill the roll, as seen by the picture above. he is...

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Vehicle Manufacture Recalls

Recalls have been around for decades with vehicle manufactures, well actually any manufacturer of products. The most earliest one I can remember was from the Ford motor company recalling in the vicinity of 23 Million vehicles due to a transmission...

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Free Sunshade Offer

Our first giveaway for 2020! Free Sunshade with Extensive Service Yes! book your vehicle in now and receive one of our sunshades, they are a quality and fold up small enough to tuck between the front seats. They are of...

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Preventative Maintenance 101

Most lessons of vehicle care are learnt by failures, whether major or minor. It’s not part of a driver’s licence process or a new driver training how to look after a vehicle. So, this event is not just simply to...

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Bugger! Avoid a Holiday Breakdown

Tips for avoiding a Christmas breakdown Every year the Christmas holidays creep up on us and, I can tell you from 25 years’ experience, people often have to change holiday plans due to car issues!  We regularly have a customer’s...

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KAAR-Munity – Education Trial

KAAR - Education adding value to our clients! You may not know, KAAR is committed to our wider West Auckland community. We have presented at our local schools and other education facilities both from a business and an automotive trade...

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Simplify Technology with Limits

Technology has a tendency to overrun our attention and our lives. It’s designed to do that: tech companies are motivated to keep our attention in their apps, their websites, their devices. They’ve found incentives for us to keep using the...

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Negotiating for your next car purchase

Having a professional look over the car makes you aware of any imminent repairs.  When purchasing a new used car, you always want to get the best possible price. Whether it’s your first car or your tenth, being able to...

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