e-CAR communications Policy

This explains who we are, how we collect, share and use Personal Information in general and how you exercise your rights. We recommend that you read this to ensure you are fully informed.

About e-CAR

e-CAR is a unique association between leading independently owned vehicle workshops branded under a strong corporate identity, and the Diesel-Electric Organisation.

A National Network of Independent Workshops equipped with the latest Bosch Diagnostic Equipment to service and repair all makes of vehicles. e-CAR is also backed by major Parts Suppliers to the Automotive industry and offers A National Warranty giving you the motorist peace of mind.

By using our Services and Website you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Policy.

General Information Collection and Use

From time to time e-CAR will send out news, promotions, competitions, e-CAR club benefits or communicating in some manner. You will be receiving this communication because you have had some or other contact with the e-CAR Group, their supporting Workshops, Service providers or Suppliers.

We collect your personal information when you give it to us (Personal Information means any information that identifies, or can be used to identify, Yourself, a Member, a Contact, a Supplier or a Visitor, directly or indirectly. Examples of personal information include, but are not limited to, first and last name, telephone number, email address, gender, occupation, or address information).

We use this information to, but are not limited to:

  • Send you email, sms, whatsapp campaigns and communications.
  • Communicate with you for the purpose of engaging with our Services.
  • We may share your details with our Partners, Suppliers and Members where necessary to provide our Service to you.
  • Collect your usage information (when you open our emails or browse our website) to provide and improve our ongoing evolving service to you.
  • For data analytics to monitor, provide and improve the Services.
  • For Legal or lawful reasons, should this be necessary.

Security of Data

We will never sell your data. Please remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, mobile applications or method of electronic storage, is totally secure and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

External Links

We may link to external sites and we have no control over and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or their services. We would recommend that you read their policies.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals to further facilitate our Services, to provide Services on our behalf, or to assist us in analysing how our Service is used.

These third-parties have access to your Personal Data to perform these tasks on our behalf.

Policy Updates

We may change our Policy from time to time, as we evolve, and will post the new Policy on our website. You are advised to review this Policy periodically for any changes. Updates to this Policy are effective when they are posted on our Website.

Questions or Concerns

You may contact us for any questions or concerns about this Policy that you may have or contact us at any time to opt out from receiving correspondence from us.

e-CAR (Pty) Ltd

P.O. BOX 413487,
CRAIGHALL,
2024.
Tel: (011) 341 0445
Fax: (011) 341 0449

E-mail: info@e-car.co.za