August 23, 2018 - AAAA & CIAA Clarify Current 4WD Upgrade Rule Status

The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA), the nation’s peak body for the manufacturers, distributors and retailers of automotive parts and accessories, along with the Caravan Industry Association of Australia (CIAA), the peak national body for the caravanning and camping industry, wish to clarify the situation relating to proposed 4WD law changes in Queensland which has … Read more

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August 7, 2018 - Aftermarket Industry Driving Forward OE Innovation

In this special feature, the AAAA’s 4WD Industry Council takes a look at how the aftermarket industry plays an important role in the supply of OE products. It is no secret that there are some negative perceptions abounding in the marketplace about 4WD modifications, particularly within regulatory bodies. “The myths around ‘genuine’ accessories and their … Read more

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April 20, 2018 - DPFS: Deleting is not an option

In this article, the AAAA takes a look at Diesel Particulate Filters in the face of reports of customer requests to ‘delete’ or remove this emission control system from vehicles Over the past year, there has been a rumbling within the automotive industry; a murmured discussion between technicians wanting to do the right thing by … Read more

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February 2, 2018 - AAAA Congratulates WA and ACT on LED Light Bars

The AAAA would like to congratulate the West Australian and ACT Departments of Transport on recent changes to their guidelines on fitment of LED light bars to vehicles! These latest WA guidelines bring the state into line with QLD and SA – which specifically state that LED light bars may be fitted to the roof … Read more

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