Counterfeit Parts: What's The Real Story?
July 04, 2016
Recent press coverage on the purported rise of counterfeit parts entering Australia in recent months raises an important industry issue.
Reports on the rise of counterfeit parts entering Australia started hitting the media following the launch of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI)’s ‘Genuine Is Best’ campaign.
Respected independent journalist Robert Pepper from Practical Motoring takes an objective look at the differences between car parts and the evidence of counterfeit parts in Australia in the linked article and states “It is hard to escape the conclusion that the FCAI’s objective is more about trying to scare car owners into using only OEM parts which are highly profitable for its members, rather than truly trying to educate the Australian public about the real pros and cons of different car parts”.
Click here to read the full article at AAAA!