Tyre, Equipment, Parts Association

TEPA represents tyre dealers; garage/workshop equipment and tool importers and distributors; auto part wholesalers, retailers and independent operators in the aftermarket motor parts industry as well as manufacturers and importers of parts for the automotive aftermarket.
The members of TEPA represent, promote, sell and endorse the use of legitimate, bona fide, quality branded products. TEPA members also export parts, equipment and components into Africa and other countries in the world.
TEPA encourages at all times inter-associational RMI business-to-business trading, intent on strengthening the RMI Organisation as a whole.
TEPA is seen as the mark of integrity and fair trade for the consumer, the business operator and the government. The association is the legitimate voice of the tyre, equipment, and parts industry in South Africa and is positioned as an intermediary between government, business, and the consumer.


Automotive Remanufacturers’ Association

ARA represents the remanufacturing trade sector.
This includes component remanufacturers involved in safety-critical components, inclusive of but not limited to vehicle cooling, turbocharger and braking systems; automotive engineers who machine and remanufacture engine components by way of expert engineering – ultimately rebuilding engines to its original specifications; and specialists in the repair, servicing and remanufacturing of diesel fuel injection systems fitted to diesel engines in earth moving equipment, highway trucks, stationary engines and passenger vehicles.
ARA promotes the responsible reuse of remanufactured engine components for a ‘greener’ environment (carbon footprint). Its members are dedicated to providing consumers with only the best of advice, finest service delivery, and highest quality workman-ship.