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Taking Care of the Company Vehicle Part 2

For many businesses, company vehicles are integral, the wheel that keeps things going. (Excuse the pun - Ed) The managers/owners rely on the drivers to take care of the vehicles; to enable deliveries, or get to customer appointments, they need...

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Taking Care of the Company Vehicle Part 1

Looking after fleet and/or company vehicles, is often allocated to an administration staff member or a mid-management person who has a little scope to add to their duties. Much of the time this person has some experience, but often requires...

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Dash Warning Lights

There are two types of warning lights – red and orange. A red warning light suggests that you should act quickly because the problem is serious, such as an overheating engine, low engine oil pressure or a braking system problem....

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Covid 19 – level 3 processes

KAAR takes Covid 19 restrictions serious. We will open in level 3 on 27th April, 2020.  Our team will sanatise all touch surfaces, throughout the process. Keys will be sanitised and placed into a sealed plastic bag. Emailed invoices and...

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Covid-19 KAAR Risk Plan

We hope that you are safe and that you and your bubble have navigated your way successfully through the past 4 weeks of the level 4 Lockdown. New Zealand is moving to Covid-19 Alert Level 3, our workshops are able...

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Covid-19 KAAR Care – Community Protection

Our lives have all changed from this crisis, and now we have to adapt to the changes/precautions throughout our daily life. The way we purchase goods and services Our responsibility to our communities risk Our responsibility to workers risk, within...

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Covid-19 KAAR Care – Wof time

Having your vehicle safe is an important priority, that is why in NZ we have the Warrant of Fitness process. At the moment, the inspection itself is not important as the priority to isolate, and of course whilst isolating we...

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Covid-19 KAAR Care – Battery care

Many questions are being raised about vehicle care and specifically concerns about your vehicle batteries, whilst the vehicle is not being used.   There is a lot of misinformation in the marketplace, so this article I intend to address your concerns....

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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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