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repair

v. to restore to former condition or in some contracts to operational soundness. Contracts should spell out the repairs to be made and what the final condition will be. Example: roof repairs should be more than a half-baked patching to temporarily halt leaking.

repair

noun adjustment, alteration, amelioration, betterment, correction, cure, fixing, improvement, melioration, mending, overhaul, patching, reanimation, reassembling, reconditioning, reconstruction, recovery, rectification, reform, reformation, rehabilitation, remodeling, renewal, renovation, reorganization, restoration, resurrection, retouching, revival
Associated concepts: duty to repair, failure to keep in repair, opportunity to make repairs

repair

verb adjust, ameliorate, amend, brush up, condition, correct, cure, darn, fix, improve, make better, make good, make improvements, meliorate, mend, patch, piece, put in order, put into shape, put right, readjust, rebuild, recondition, reconstruct, rectify, redress, reficere, refit, reform, refresh, refurbish, rehabilitate, remedy, render better, renew, reparare, reshape, resurrect, retouch, retread, revamp, revive, right, service, tinker, touch up, vamp
Associated concepts: duty to repair
See also: change, correction, cure, emend, maintenance, meliorate, rectify, redress, reform, rehabilitate, rehabilitation, remedy, renew, renewal, renovate, reparation, restore, upkeep

repair

a new remedy open to consumers in the UK under regulations promulgated in 2002, where goods are supplied in breach of contract. The vendor has the choice to replace instead. This is additional to the traditional rules on breach of contract.
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The 14 car companies were found to be indulging in practices resulting in denial of market access to independent repairers as the latter were not provided access to branded spare parts and diagnostic tools which hampered their ability to provide services in the aftermarket for repair and maintenance of cars.
You need to be aware of the importance of health and safety, be able to If you have good hand-eye co-ordination and attention to detail, a career as a shoe repairer may appeal.
Jennings Ford's Accident Repair Centre also scooped an award after being short listed as a finalist in a national Repairer of the Year award, sponsored by Covea Insurance.
Extending the functionality of UpdatePlus Status to include CSI will further help repairers deliver an optimal customer experience by providing them with a complete solution to efficiently meet the service expectations of today's sophisticated consumer," says Curtis Nixon, president of UpdatePromise.
As such, it is up to authorised repairers to choose whether they sell captive car parts to independent repairers or not.
Milford Haven Ship Repairers services the requirements of the Port, one of the largest in northern Europe.
The product provides a car insurance policy plus full accident management support and service from the Volkswagen Group repairer network.
The campaign has been created by independent traders made up of vehicle repairers including body repair and roadside assistance specialists, parts distributors and suppliers of replacement components, tyres and batteries.
Because--largely--automakers, sellers and repairers got what they wanted.
The excess was pounds 150 if he used one of their recommended repairers or pounds 350 if not.
org, a Web site database created to address any service information questions repairers may have while working on an automobile.
Andy Jones, managing director of Bodywork Solihull, which was established over 25 years ago, said: "This is a fantastic achievement for us and we are delighted to be recognised as authorised repairers of the VW Group.