Terms and Conditions


Terms and Conditions:




Dodson Autospares Limited ("Dodson") warrants all products are free from defects and have not been altered by anyone except authorised employees. Dodson warrants that all products will conform to the description contained within the latest catalog. Dodson makes no other warranty, express or implied.

Dodson will supply the purchaser with the proper product. The purchaser is to use Dodson's catalog when ordering any product to ensure the requested product is the proper product for its intended application. The purchaser has the final decision on parts usage and for assuming all risks, liabilities and costs. If the purchaser has any merchantability or fitness for a particular use or purpose and expressly disclaims any warranty as to performance. The purchaser acknowledges this disclaimer due to the unusual stresses placed on performance and high end parts and because Dodson has no control over the use of those products. The purchaser will make all of their customers aware of this disclaimer.

Dodson's liability is strictly limited to repair or replacement. Dodson must be notified of any defect as soon as it has been discovered and be given access to the product in order to investigate any asserted defects. The burden of establishing any asserted defect is on the purchaser. The purchaser assumes all risk once the product has been installed due to the numerous possible uses for each product and lack of knowledge and control Dodson has over the intended use. This warranty does not apply to any product which has been subjected to accident, negligence, alteration by someone other than an authorised employee, abuse or misuse. Warranty does not apply whatsoever in respect to accessories or parts not supplied by Dodson.

Dodson's responsibility for products shipped by any common carrier ceases upon delivering the products to the carrier. Dodson is not responsible for any product lost or damaged in transit. Dodson will assist in any claim against a carrier for loss of or damage to a product by supplying any information that is available to Dodson.

It is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with all laws and regulations governing the resale of products. The purchaser agrees to hold Dodson harmless in this regard. Dodson is not liable, in any event, for damages. The limited warranty shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New Zealand. Any legal action which may arise as a result of disputes, controversies, and any claims arising out of, or related to this limited warranty, the purchase, or use of any product shall be litigated exclusively in the appropriate Court or Tribunal in Auckland, New Zealand.

Dodson's failure at any time to enforce this warranty shall not constitute a waiver of any provision. This constitutes full, complete and final statement of Dodson's limited warranty. No other warranty is made by Dodson.



The purchaser shall advise Dodson of any parts being returned and must be returned within 14 days of receipt with a copy of the purchase invoice. Goods must be in the same condition as when dispatched. Damaged or contaminated goods will not be credited. All returns of goods correctly supplied by Dodson are subject to a re-stocking fee of 20%. The purchaser is also responsible for the return freight and New Zealand import charges if any.



Payments are to be made in NZD unless otherwise agreed on with Dodson, Prices maybe subject to change due to currency fluctuation and other reasons prior to payment.



Should the purchaser want to cancel the order placed then Dodson must be advised in writing within 24hrs of placing the order. If the order has been despatched during this time then the customer will need to take responsibility for the return of these items as per the returns policy. If the order has not been destaptched then the order can be cancelled within the 24hour period and the funds will be returned in NZD to the purchasers credit card minus a 2.5% card processing fee. 



This privacy policy sets out how uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website. is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:


contact information including email address

demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests

other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

Internal record keeping.

We may use the information to improve our products and services.

We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes

if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at sales@akracing.co.nz

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to .

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. 



Orders will be despatched daily and delivered by a local NZ Courier. Delivery can range from next day up to 5 days depending on location.