Five tips for identifying fake accessories
In the domestic truck parts market, more than half of the parts are fake. Truck companies often spend millions of yuan a year fighting counterfeit parts, but still have little success. Statistics show that 70% of vehicle failures are caused by problems such as the quality of truck parts and assembly technology, while the use of fake and shoddy parts accounts for more than half, causing economic losses of more than 1 billion yuan every year. "Do we feel safe driving if the truck parts are faulty?"
"Counterfeit truck parts can enter the market mainly because of their low prices," industry and commerce officials warned. At present, most of the auto parts sold in the market can achieve the level of imitation, it is difficult for non-professionals to distinguish. In particular, some fake parts are almost indistinguishable in appearance from the real thing. It's only in the event of an accident that the authenticity of the parts can be determined, but by then it's too late."
Reckoning: losses of more than a billion yuan a year from fake parts
Statistics show that 70% of vehicle failures are caused by problems such as the quality of truck parts and assembly technology, while the use of fake and shoddy parts accounts for more than half, causing economic losses of more than 1 billion yuan every year.
Tips to distinguish genuine accessories to "four see"
1. Look at the price: beware of too cheap accessories. Fakes are usually several times cheaper than the real thing, and if the price of the product is too far from the popular price in your mind, it is probably the fakes fishing in troubled waters.
2. Look at the packaging: generally speaking, the original packaging box writing clear, accurate overprinter, specifications, registered trademarks, factory name, factory address and telephone number will be marked clearly, there are certificates and inspectors seal; And many fake packaging printing is very rough, specifications are not uniform, always find flaws.
3. Look at the material: such as found on the new parts of corrosion spots, rubber parts appear cracking, aging phenomenon, joint has welding, degumming phenomenon, such accessories are mostly problematic.
4. Look at the protection: truck parts are factory coated with protective layer, such as piston pin, bearing bush with paraffin protection, piston ring, cylinder liner surface coated with anti-rust oil, and wrapping paper wrapped with plastic bags. If the seal sleeve is broken, the wrapping paper is lost, and the anti-rust oil or paraffin wax is lost, even if it is not a fake product, the product is damaged.
The more simple accessories, the more prone to fake. For example: pull rod ball head, suspension ball head, water mercury assembly, connecting rod, rearview mirror, high voltage wire, piston, belt, filter, filter paper, bumper, instrument panel, cigarette lighter, engine piston ring. Hope card friend careful!