The sales of Counterfeit Nissan Parts and Nissan copyright material on internet
auction sites is widespread.
These items include many
copies of Nissan Car Parts and re-engineered or copied
products (Counterfeit Nissan Car Spares, Fake Nissan Accessories
Copies of Nissan software such as Nissan
Workshop manuals, Nissan Satellite Navigation system maps
and updates, Nissan Engine diagnostics and Nissan re-mapping
software etc is currently available. Much of this material also uses
Nissan copyright images (such as the "Nissan Logo") and any
sales from an un-authorised party can obviously directly
affect the Nissan supply and maintenance chain (including
Nissan Dealerships), whilst possibly financing criminal
or terrorist activity.
Additionally; some copied
disks labeled as "Nissan"
contains viruses, malware and - or computer hijacking software,
whilst the failure of some bootleg mechanical components
(such as brake components) can be potentially life
Many Counterfeit Nissan Car Parts are
manufactured in the Far East (Particularly India, Taiwan and
China). China is the main source of many Fake Nissan Car
Parts such as Fake Nissan Alloy
Wheels, Fake Nissan Body Kits, Fake Nissan Spoilers etc.
In most cases these goods are sub-standard.
Eg; Fake Nissan Car Parts may not fit correctly, the foam within Fake
Nissan Spoilers and Fake Nissan Body Kits can expand in hot weather
- thus causing blistering and
cracking - ruining the look of the car.
Surely; knowingly fitting
Counterfeit Nissan Spares to a genuine Nissan car
borders on stupidity. But knowingly supplying fakes is a
However; using Counterfeit
Nissan Parts can be both a false economy and fatal. Components such as Fake
Nissan Alloy Wheels
can be prone to cracking and vital components such as
Counterfeit Nissan Brake Calipers, Counterfeit Nissan Brake Pads
are often made from sub standard components which simply
fail under pressure.
For some time now, UK Anti Piracy has monitored and
taken action on behalf of Multiple interested parties.
We continue to develop and expand this relationship and
we can work with Nissan, UK Trading Standards and online
services to significantly reduce -
hopefully eradicate the supply of Counterfeit Nissan products,
Fake Nissan Parts and pirated Nissan software.