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Volvo offering five-years/75,000km free servicing on new XC60 and XC90 models, five-year warranty included
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15th Feb 2021
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Volvo offering five-years/75,000km free servicing on new XC60 and XC90 models, five-year warranty included

Ongoing servicing has become the new battleground to try to win buyers. Many brands are now offering complimentary service packages as part of new car sales campaigns, the most recent being Volvo. Volvo Australia is offering a complimentary scheduled servicing on XC60 and XC90 SUV models, for the first five-years or up to 75,000kms. The offer applies to all variants within each of those model ranges, and is supported by the brand’s new, five-year unlimited-kilometre warranty.
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Charlie Bullis
Is your car's warranty at risk if you skip a scheduled service?
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5th Aug 2020
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Is your car's warranty at risk if you skip a scheduled service?

Although they're designed to make your life easier in the long run, scheduled services can be a pain when they pop up out of nowhere and add to your living expenses. It's easy for an annual service to slip through the cracks. Before you know it, it's six months since you got that first reminder and you're encountering some kind of mechanical issue that probably could have been avoided. Where does this leave you with your car's warranty?
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Susannah Guthrie
Skoda introduces used-car capped-price servicing
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13th May 2020
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Skoda introduces used-car capped-price servicing

Skoda Australia has announced capped-price servicing packages available to owners of its used cars. The packages – which cover all items in the routine service schedule – are available for used Skoda cars that are more than 12 months old or have travelled more than 15,000km, providing they have had their first scheduled service. Skoda’s packages are valid for four years and span the vehicle’s next four annual services or 60,000km, whichever comes first.
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Liam Murphy
Mazda taken to court by ACCC for “unconscionable conduct” and “false or misleading representations”
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31st Oct 2019
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Mazda taken to court by ACCC for “unconscionable conduct” and “false or misleading representations”

Mazda Australia is being taken to Federal Court by Australia’s peak consumer watchdog for allegedly engaging in “unconscionable conduct” and making “false or misleading representations in its dealings with consumers” who bought new cars between 2013 and 2017. The vehicles affected include popular models such as the Mazda 2, Mazda 6, Mazda CX-5, Mazda CX-3 and Mazda BT-50.
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Joshua Dowling
Renault Koleos gets 7-year warranty and 3 years of free servicing
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4th Sep 2019
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Renault Koleos gets 7-year warranty and 3 years of free servicing

Renault Australia has announced a seven-year, unlimited kilometre warranty across its entire Koleos SUV range, in addition to three years of free scheduled servicing. All six variants of the French brand's Korean-produced crossover are eligible for the new ownership program, with prices kicking off at $30,900 plus on-road costs for the base 'Life' trim level. The company claims the three-year servicing offer saves customers up to $1107.
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James Wong