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Counterfeit vs original spare parts: How to tell?

On the surface, the air filter and spark plug you bought from your neighbourhood spare parts shop look just like the original item, except that you’ve paid just a fraction of the price you would have otherwise paid at an authorised service centre. But little do you know, the spare parts you just bought are in fact counterfeit items, not original as what the shop owner told you. Counterfeit spare parts have been floating around in the market for the longest time, but how do you identify which is


May 4, 2020

Proton acknowledges spare parts shortage problem, reaches out to customers in need

Like any organization experiencing rapid growth and change, there will be growing pains. Proton is experiencing this first hand, not just with supply issues of the very high in demand Proton X50, but also shortage in spare parts supply for its service centres. To Proton’s credit, the company has taken a very brave move to publically acknowledge the shortcomings in its after-sales services. At today’s announcement of Proton’s February 2021 sales performance, Proton said it recorded its highest ev


Mar 2, 2021

Ford Malaysia offers 20% off on parts, 10% off on labour - until Feb 2021

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole distributor for Ford in Malaysia, today announced its Service Promotion for the year end starting 23 November 2020 to 15 February 2021. SDAC customers can take advantage of savings up to 20 % on vehicle maintenance on selected parts and engine oils. A savings of 10 % on labour fees for lubricant, brake and timing belt packages can also be enjoyed. Furthermore, customers can benefit from a 27-point vehicle inspection conducted by Ford-certified technicia


Nov 24, 2020

Rejoice because your Small Little Kancil will still have parts!

Good news to old Perodua model owners because Perodua has just made body parts much easier to access! Perodua has recently invested a cool RM 7 million into centralising parts production of past models. The investment goes into a new 1,600 metric tonne press stamping machine placed in their supplier IQM Sdn Bhd’s facility. The new hydraulic press will produce parts such as bonnets, side outer panels, rear outer panels, fenders, doors and roofs for past Perodua models like the first-generation My


Oct 29, 2019

Thailand's 2021 Ford Ranger FX4 Max is a budget Raptor with 213 PS

Ford Thailand has just launched the 2021 Ford Ranger FX4 Max, and you might call it a budget Ranger Raptor or as the Blue Oval puts it “Ranger Raptor-inspired”. The inspiration is mostly visual enhancements which include the FORD-lettered front mesh grille with a dark grey surround. This colour scheme is also applied to the exterior mirror caps, door handles, wheel arch mouldings, and rear tray surround. This buff stance continues around the rear bed with a full-length tubular sports bar, finish

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Mar 12, 2021

Toyota keeps classic Supras on the road with GR Heritage Parts project

Toyota will be remaking spare parts for their classic Toyota Supra (A70 and A80) and reselling them in Japan and overseas markets through their Gazoo Racing (GR) Heritage Parts Project. The GR Heritage Parts project reproduces and remanufactures long-discontinued spare parts for the classic Supra models. Toyota aims to make this as easy as possible - buyers can get their heritage parts from their local Toyota dealer or a GR Garage. So what’s available for purchase right now? Check out the table


Jul 2, 2020

Does the Perodua Ativa (D55L) come with a spare wheel?

Although spare wheels are no longer offered in many premium cars (replaced with either run-flat tyres or tyre repair kits), spare wheels are still important for consumers shopping at the lower-end of the price spectrum. Prior to the Perodua Ativa’s (D55L) local launch, many Facebook users were saying that the Perodua Ativa doesn’t come with a spare wheel. This is not true. All variants of the Perodua Ativa come with a spare wheel. Full sized ones too, not those skinny 60 – 80 km/h speed limit sp


Mar 3, 2021

SDAC-Ford offers up to 20-percent discount for service customers from now until 31 May

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole distributor for Ford in Malaysia, has announced a service promotion starting 1 April to 31 May 2021 in conjunction with the upcoming festive period. Ford customers can enjoy up to 20% discount on selected parts (selected Ford models) and 10% savings on labour fee for selected service packages. Ford owners are also given a free 27-point vehicle inspection conducted by Ford-certified technicians to ensure their vehicles are in tip-top condition. Additiona


Apr 2, 2021

VW Group opens regional parts distribution hub in Malaysia

Volkswagen Group has opened a new regional parts distribution centre in the Port of Tanjung Pelepas, Johor which will serve as the genuine parts supply chain to 21 markets across the Asia Pacific region. At 50,000 square metres, the new regional parts distribution centre is larger than its predecessor. The centre contains around 65,000 genuine parts of the German group’s brands including Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Audi, Skoda, and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. International Trade and Industry

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Jan 15, 2021

Ford Ranger FX4 kini di Malaysia. Lebih 'garang' daripada Ford Ranger XLT?

Ford Ranger Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), pengedar rasmi kenderaan Ford di Malaysia baru sahaja melancarkan Ford Ranger FX4 2020 yang baharu melalui Facebook Live dan YouTube. Ford Ranger FX4 yang baharu berharga dari RM 126,888 (harga atas jalan, tanpa insurans). Ia didatangkan dengan jaminan pengeluar selama 3 tahun / 100,000km. Tiga warna boleh didapati iaitu - Meteor Grey, Absolute Black, dan Artic White. Perbezaan Ranger FX4 dengan Ranger XLT adalah aksesori tambahan berikut: Gril depan


Jun 3, 2020

Here's why having a spare wheel won't do you much good

An increasingly prevalent practice for carmakers nowadays is to sell buyers a car that comes without a spare wheel (wheel, in this context is tyre + rim). In its place could be run flat tyres, a tyre pressure monitor system, or a more agricultural solution like a tyre repair kit. Many buyers are up in arms because of this, grumbling that carmakers are shortchanging them, or putting more expensive solutions in place. But let's dig deeper and ask ourselves, is this a valid argument? Do you really


Mar 3, 2021

Run flat tyres, tyre repair kits, or spare tyres. Which is best?

Your car ownership experience isn’t complete without having at least one flat tyre incident. For this, manufacturers have given us full-sized spares, space-savers, run-flat tyres, and even tyre repair kits. What you have in your car has been pre-determined by the manufacturer. The question is, which is the best? The answer depends on the type of driver you are, the type of commute you do, and where you live. Each option offers its own pros and cons. 1. Full-sized spares A full-sized spare is ide


Jun 9, 2020

Ford Territory SUV serba baru bakal bawa saingan di Malaysia?

Pasaran SUV yang semakin hangat di Asia menerima satu lagi tambahan iaitu Ford Territory 2019 yang dilancarkan di China, sebuah crossover 5 tempat duduk yang juga bakal dilancarkan tak lama lagi di Filipina. Dengan matlamat Ford untuk mengembangkan lagi pasaran crossover ini di luar China, Malaysia boleh jangkakan kedatangannya nanti. Ford Territory ialah SUV bersaiz sederhana yang dahulunya dijual secara eksklusif di pasaran Australia. Tetapi, Ford Territory serba baharu kali ini bukanlah Terri


Jul 25, 2020

Ford Malaysia launches real-time e-Service appointment booking system

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole distributor for Ford vehicles in Malaysia, announced their new online booking tool that allows Ford owners to make service appointments in real-time. The new real-time e-Service booking tool will allow Ford owners who are looking to service their vehicles to immediately check the service slot availability at their chosen dealership. All Ford owners have to do is log on to the Ford website and select the “Book a Service” tab. They are then required to se


Jul 23, 2020

Ford Malaysia lancar sistem tempahan temujanji servis kereta atas talian!

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), pengedar tunggal kenderaan Ford di Malaysia, mengumumkan aplikasi tempahan temu janji servis dalam talian yang baru. Pelanggan kini boleh menempah temu janji servis secara langsung. Aplikasi e-Service yang baru ini akan membolehkan pemilik Ford yang ingin melakukan servis penyelenggaraan kenderaan mereka untuk segera memeriksa kesediaan slot servis di wakil penjual pilihan mereka. Pemilik Ford hanya perlu melayari laman web Ford dan memilih tab "Pesan Perkhidmat


Jul 26, 2020

Galeri: Ford Ranger FX4 Max - model Raptor bajet yang ditunggu-tunggu di Malaysia?

Bagi penggemar trak pikap, mungkin anda sedia maklum bahawa model Ford Ranger FX4 sudah pun berada di Malaysia. Di Thailand, model ini telah menerima kemaskini dan tampil dengan kelas lebih tinggi; dipanggil sebagai Ford Ranger FX4 Max. Secara ringkasnya, Ford Ranger FX4 Max adalah sebuah Ford Ranger Raptor bajet. Di Malaysia, model Ford Ranger boleh difahami secara mudah sebegini - varian paling tinggi dengan enjin 2.0 liter adalah Ford Ranger Raptor X. Varian paling tinggi dengan enjin 2.2 lit


Mar 24, 2021

Toyota Hilux vs Mitsubishi Triton vs Ford Ranger: Which should be your next pick-up truck?

When it comes to pick-up trucks, practically everyone’s answer is the Toyota Hilux, thanks to a solid reputation for reliability and durability it built over the years. But what about other options like the Mitsubishi Triton and Ford Ranger? Are the other trucks worth your hard-earned money? Toyota Hilux – the de-facto option for many, for a good reason For all intends and purposes, the Toyota Hilux fulfills its duty as a workhorse really well. In the event that the Hilux needs to be serviced or


Apr 2, 2020

2020 Toyota Hilux gains Gazoo Racing parts, cost as much as a new Myvi!

The Japanese usually jump at the chance to spice up fairly normal cars, and it's especially true for the men and women at Gazoo Racing. Yes, the team behind the Toyota GR Yaris raided their parts bin and dumped some good stuff on a 2020 Toyota Hilux. Lots of tough love GR’s styling package beefs up the Hilux’s already-tough exterior by a notch. For an additional JPY 305,800 (~RM 11,950), buyers will get a silver bumper guard, striking red skid plate, steel side steps and matte-black sports bars


Sep 2, 2020

Ford Ranger Raptor di Malaysia bakal hadir dengan pilihan warna merah True Red?

Berdasarkan spyshot di atas, Ford Ranger Raptor mungkin menerima pilihan warna yang baru iaitu merah "True Red". Gambar yang dihantar oleh pembaca setia kami, VT, menjelaskan bahawa Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC) sedang bersiap sedia untuk perkenalkan warna True Red buat Ford Ranger Raptor di Malaysia. Selain Arctic White, Conquer Grey, Absolute Black, dan Ford Performance Blue, warna True Red akan menjadi pilihan terbaru buat pembeli yang berminat dengan Ford Ranger Raptor. Tahun lepas, SDAC


Jan 8, 2021

Ford Malaysia will now deliver a test drive unit to your doorstep

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole distributor for Ford in Malaysia, continues to enhance its customer enhance services in providing an additional test drive option through its Home or Office Delivery Test Drive for its vehicles. With this added option, customers considering a Ford can now have the test drive vehicle delivered to their home instead of having to visit a physical dealership if they wish to. This service is available within a 10km radius of the customers chosen dealership.


Jun 26, 2020

2021 Ford Ranger is now more expensive in Malaysia, price up across the range

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), Malaysia's sole distributor of Ford vehicles, has revised the pricelist of the 2021 Ford Ranger. There is an RM 1.5k - RM 2k increase across the board. This update comes after the company introduced a new 5-year/160,000 km warranty for Ranger line-up earlier this week. Here's the new pricelist in Peninsular and East Malaysia: 2021 Ford Ranger prices in Malaysia Variant Price 2.2 XL Single Cab (MT) RM 92,388 (Pen. M.) RM 97,888 (E. M.) 2.2 XL Double Cab (MT) RM 9


Feb 4, 2021

Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash launched in Malaysia, available only on Lazada

Ford has embraced the online buying trend by unveiling the Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash, in conjunction with the upcoming Lazada 11.11 Shopping Festival. It is the first pickup truck in Malaysia to be sold via e-Commerce. Limited to 19 units, it is actually more than the 12 units of limited edition Beetle sold by Volkswagen almost 2 years ago. And like the Beetle, the Ranger Splash will be sold exclusively on Lazada. The Ford Ranger Splash is based on the XLT+ with everything blacked out,


Oct 24, 2019

Malaysia to get new True Red colour option for the 2021 Ford Range Raptor?

The over-the-top Ford Ranger Raptor could be receiving a new colour in Malaysia later this year, as seen in a recent spy shot. These photos were sent in by our reader VT, indicating that Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC) is gearing up to introduce True Red on the Malaysian-spec Ford Ranger Raptor. True Red will join the Ranger Raptor’s other four body colours, namely Arctic White, Conquer Grey, Absolute Black, and Ford Performance Blue. About a year ago, SDAC gave the Ranger Raptor a new ADAS sui


Jan 8, 2021

Ford, Fiat, Ferrari are working to produce masks/ventilators. Can Malaysian car companies do the same?

You might have read news reports of several car manufacturers – BYD, Ferrari, Fiat, Ford, GM, and Nissan – have stepped in to assist in manufacturing ventilators and personal protective equipment (PPE), which are in chronic short supply, to help fight the battle against Covid-19. This lead us to the next question, we have all seen videos of our frontline medical personnel resorting to using garbage bags as PPE, as supply of PPE at hospitals has run out. While the government have arranged for fre


Mar 26, 2020

Discontinued parts? Nissan says no problem

It is no surprise that when it comes to preserving heritage models, Nissan comes up on top, as the Yokohama-based company has already introduced its Heritage Parts Program parked under the Nismo umbrella. Now, Nissan is raising the bar even higher, as they recently developed a new method to utilize robots to produce car parts out of sheet metal without the need for a die. The process is called dual-sided dieless forming, which involves two synchronized robots working from opposite sides of a she


Oct 3, 2019

Kebaikan dan Keburukan: Ford Ranger Wildtrak, trak gaya hidup terbaik di Malaysia?

Ford Ranger Segmen pick-up mungkin ditentukan oleh Toyota Hilux tetapi untuk trak gaya hidup santai pula, memang tidak dinafikan Ford Ranger masih lagi menjadi penanda aras di dalam kelasnya, terutamanya model Wildtrak. Walaupun banyak orang memberi tumpuan kepada Ranger Raptor yang sememangnya gempak, tetapi bukan semua orang inginkannya untuk pemanduan harian. Dalam rencana kami kali ini, kita huraikan apakah kebaikan dan keburukan Ford Ranger Wildtrak. Kebaikan Ford Ranger Wildtrak 1. Reka be

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Oct 15, 2020

NISMO Heritage Parts adds new R32, R33, R34 Skyline GT-R parts to lineup

In case you are not aware, in 2017 Nissan Motorsports International (NISMO) announced that they will be remanufacturing genuine replacement parts for the legendary R32, R33, and R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R. The NISMO Heritage Parts program is designed to allow owners to maintain and enjoy driving their Skyline GT-R for a long time and connect the passion to the next generation of family members. Recently, NISMO added 21 new items for the R32, 24 for R33 and 11 items for the R34 chassis, with a major

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Mar 30, 2020

Owner Review: Living With My 2014 Ford Fiesta ST Named Bloop

** This article is the personal experience of a 2014 Ford Fiesta ST180 owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar McBoomPow About My 2014 Ford Fiesta ST180 In May 2016, I bought a new but old stock 2014 Ford Fiesta ST180 from Ford SDAC. This is the closest to owning a new car I've ever been. Prior to that my ownership experiences have only been with second, third, and eighth-hand cars. I won't go into why (maybe I'll save that for another day), but yeah, first new car ever. And I

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Jun 23, 2020

Ford Ranger FX4 2020 bakal diperkenalkan di Malaysia melalui siaran langsung melalui FB dan Youtube

Ford Ranger Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), pengedar rasmi jenama kenderaan Ford di Malaysia akan melancarkan Ford Ranger FX4 2020 pada 3 Jun 2020. Pelancaran tersebut akan disiarkan secara langsung di Facebook dan YouTube pada pukul 11 pagi. 150 pelanggan pertama yang membeli Ford Ranger FX4 2020 akan menerima aksesori bernilai RM 5,398 berikut secara percuma: Palang sporty hitam dan lapisan cermin tingkap Perakam video digital (DVR) terbina dan kad memori 8GB Sekiranya anda tidak mahu menung


May 26, 2020

Owner Review:  Eat, Sleep, Touge, Repeat - Living with a Ford Fiesta ST for 6 years

** This article is the personal experience of a 2014 Ford Fiesta ST owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar. Facebook: Daniel Tan ↓↓↓ Press Here To Share Your Story ↓↓↓ The Ford Fiesta ST It wasn’t my first choice. In fact, it wasn’t even a close second. That honour, as it happened, belonged to the other two of the trio of The Holy Trinity of Superminis that I was planning to replace my ageing dugong Toyota Vios with: the Peugeot 208 GTi and the Renault Clio RS. I was obsessed

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Jul 23, 2020