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    VIC Misleading info by private seller when buying a car

    I bought a Mazda cx 5 2014 6 months ago. According to log book it has done around 68k and he gave me rwc as well. The car broke down 2 days ago and I was told that whole engine need to be replaced which will cost me more than $12000. Shocked I called Mazda dealer where the servicing was done and...
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    NSW Australian Consumer Law - Returning Faulty Second-hand Car?

    My son bought his first car from a second hand dealer. 1997 Mazda, 174 000 kms. $4400. 15 min down the road, the car is undrivable. My son had organised NRMA so he used their service to tow to the nearest service centre where the car now sits, but NRMA want either a repair booking or the car...
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    VIC Car Accident with 3 Cars - Who is at Fault?

    So on the weekend in banked up main-road traffic, my partner and I were sitting stationary in our Madza 3. A red Subaru Impreza was in front of us and in front of them was a blue Mazda hatchback. I'm unsure if we were at a red light at the time, or simply stuck in stationary traffic. At a guess...
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    QLD Will I Have to Pay for Car Repairs?

    Purchased a used car from a dealership 18 months ago (July 2015), a 2012 Mazda cx5 56000kms on the clock. There is currently 87000 on the clock and it needs a new engine - what are my rights? Will I have to pay for the repairs? (Up-to-date with all log book services)
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    NSW Car Dealer Making Me Pay Deposit?

    Hi everyone, please can you help me out. I'm freaking out a little. Went car shopping with my girlfriend today (first time for the both of us). Went to a Volkswagen dealer took a test drive and decided on car we liked and started negotiating a deal to trade her old car in for a new golf. We...
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    VIC Car Broker Refusing Refund of Deposit - What to Do?

    On 16 Oct 2016, I submitted an inquiry regarding a new Mazda 3 SP25 GT BN series on the website of Private Fleet. On 17 Oct, the sales representative called me. I told him over the phone the car I wanted was a Mazda 3 SP25 GT BN series' most recent model. He came back with a few prices...
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    QLD Australian Consumer Law - Roadworthy Issue with Car?

    I bought a car for $4000 from a small dealer and when I took it in to the maker (Mazda) for a service after 5000km (as per the warranty conditions). They said that the car needed $2500 work to make it roadworthy. When I contacted the dealer about this, they basically said that Mazda overcharge...
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    VIC Car Accident - At-Fault Party Changed the Story

    I was in a car accident on the 14/12/2015 whereby I was stationary at red lights waiting and a young woman collided into my back right-hand tyeare and side as she claims she was going into the slip lane. I had a friend as my passenger also. It was a brand new car I only had for 4 days! Due to...
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    Car Accident - Other Party only has Third Party Car Insurance

    Hit from rear in car accident. Other party admitted fault told him to get quotes now says quotes are too much and has passed this matter onto 3rd party, ex husband we think, says that the car is not worth fixing and that she is only going to pay $200 although car is worth 1800 won't talk to son...
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    QLD Mechanic Put Turbo in Mazda When Not Needed

    I recently took my car to my usual mechanic. My car had no power when going up hill. He had previously cleaned out the diesel injectors. He advised me that I needed a new turbo for my car at $1700 plus labour. This would fix the problem. After he put the new turbo on, he phoned to say he had...