Perodua is re-introducing the Tweckbot, the first-of-its-kind Twitter-based free safety check in Malaysia, in the upcoming year-end and Chinese New Year festive period.
“Due to popular demand, we are again offering this service to our valued customers. This time around we are extending the services to 3 cities,” Perodua Managing Director Datuk Aminar Rashid Salleh said.
Apart from the Klang Valley, Perodua will extend the service to Penang, Ipoh and Johor Bahru for the 4-weekend campaign which kicks off on 25 November, 2011.
The Tweckbot teams will be in Penang from 25-27 November, Ipoh from 2-4 December, Johor Bahru from 9-11 December and the Klang Valley from 16-18 December, 2011. Perodua will allocate between 3 to 5 mobile teams to cover these areas.
The teams will carry out a 20-point check that include an engine check, transmission check, coolant system (include coolant level as well as fan and temperature), brake system check (include brake fluid and brake pad wear), power steering system check, clutch system check, tyre check, suspension system check, electrical system check (include battery, lights and wiper checks) and engine diagnosis.
In Penang, the areas covered are Greenlane, Batu Lanchang and Island Glades (25 November); Pulau Tikus and Island Park (26 November); Bukit Mertajam, Simpang Ampat and Bukit Tambun (27 November).
The areas covered in Ipoh are Ipoh Garden, Canning Garden and Kampung Simee (2 December); Bercham, Pasir Puteh and Bandar Baru Tambun (3 December) and Taman Happy, Taman Mayfair, Taman Bunga Raya and Taman Sin Far (4 December).
Perodua owners in Johor Bahru can look forward to the Tweckbot teams at Taman Sri Tebrau, Taman Serene, Taman Pelangi and Pasir Pelangi (9 December); Taman Perling, Taman Sutera and Taman Permata (10 December) and Taman Sri Skudai, Taman Skudai, Taman Harmoni 1 and Taman Nesa (11 December).
The Tweckbot teams will be in the Klang Valley at the following places – Taman Maluri, Taman Connaught, Taman Muda and Taman Len Sen (16 December); Kepong Lama, Jinjang Utara and Selatan and Jalan Ipoh (17 December) and SS2 Petaling Jaya, Bandar Utama, Damansara Jaya, Taman Mayang and Taman Megah (18 December).
Customers whose vehicles need repairs or service will be offered a 15% discount on selected parts at all Perodua Service branches.
To secure an appointment, Perodua customers need to have a Twitter account and follow the Perodua team on @MYPerodua to know where and when the Tweckbot team will be in their neighbourhood.