New Toyota Body and Paint centre

By CARSIFU | 21 April 2017

PETALING JAYA: UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) announced their latest Body & Paint Centre (B&P Centre) in Kuching, Sarawak operated by Boulevard Jaya is now fully operational.

The new facility, which began operations at the end of last year, is located at the Pending Industrial Area and complements the Sales & Service Centre along Jalan Datuk Tawi Sli in Kuching.

The opening event was officiated by Akio Takeyama, Deputy Chairman of UMWT, Ravindran Kurusamy, President of UMWT , Tan Sri Datuk Ling Chiong Ho, Group Chairman of Boulevard Group of Companies and Mr. Ling Chiong Sing, Managing Director of Boulevard Jaya Sdn Bhd.

From Left; Ravindran Kurusamy, President of UMW Toyota Motor; Tan Sri Datuk Ling Chiong Ho, Group Chairman of Boulevard Group of Companies; Akio Takeyama, Deputy Chairman of UMW Toyota Motor.

The new facility cost approximately RM16mil, including the cost of purchasing about 3 acres of land. On the built-up area of almost 1 acre are 10 bays for vehicles with a full- sized Paint Oven to ensure that the finish is properly baked on for lasting quality. Toyota owners are assured of professional repainting services that are up to the high standards set by Toyota Motor Corporation.

At this B&P Centre, owners can also have their damaged vehicles repaired by trained personnel. Using body alignment equipment approved by Toyota Motor Corporation for repairs, they can restore a vehicle damaged in an accident to its correct body specifications. Assistance with insurance claims are also provided at the facility.

“As the authorised distributor of Toyota vehicles in Malaysia, we have a responsibility to ensure that when our customers require repairs to their vehicle after an accident, they can get the best services from trained personnel. This ensures that vehicle will be restored in accordance with Toyota’s high standards,” said Akio.

The new B&P Centre is located at Lot 1411 & 2115, Section 66, KTLD, Jalan Mersawa, Pending Industrial Area, 93450 Kuching.