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    1.6 (32)
  • Return Claim MadeYes · No (41)
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    1.7 (30)
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ARB Glass Rear Window Explosion

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Rear ARB window exploded sitting in the driveway this afternoon! Looks like a common problem with ARB glass. $370 to replace. Any idea of an alternative? I’d give them a zero star rating if possible! Dangerous and no trust with the product now.

Product Quality
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Cat
CatSydney, NSW

ARB glass explosion!!

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Another Victim of ARB glass explosion!! Closing the back window down getting half way and exploded in my hands on side of busy road!! Bearing in mind it's not that old in our Amarok 17 series!! Cuts on hands, legs and arms!! Obviously it's something ARB need to look into as this is a hazard and needs to be reviewed!

Product Quality
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Eric
EricHobart, TAS
  • 12 reviews
  • 14 likes

Often no Stock

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I called ARB Hobart a few times lately looking to buy 4wd gear but each time they had no stock. I wanted a diff lock costing 1300 dollars but was told they'd been wiped out of stock and it would take 6 weeks to get one from Melbourne. Same for a tyre pump up kit and some other goods we wanted.
Sadly I bought these and more goods cheaper on line from Vic and they arrived in 2 days.
My family of 5 4wd nuts now prefers to shop on line given our recent dissapointments with ARB Hobart.
Come in...as a premier ARB outlet..it must be possible to get ARB stock. Other non-ARB outlets clearly can and will deliver in days...not weeks.
Such a sad outcome for a local business.

Customer Service
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Graham L
Graham LMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 10 reviews
  • 22 likes

Ask for your parts they remove off your vehicle

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Product Quality
4/5
Customer Service
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationMorphett Vale South Australia
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Not Happy

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Arb wheel arch flares, mudflaps not moved out to match flares would gladly have paid $100 more for them to do it while they had the wheels off.
Wheel nuts both rear were tensioned about right, both front were so tight I had to use 1metre of pipe on wrench to loosen them.
Not happy.

Product Quality
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationCapalaba
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Refused LR tank install without $4k of Old Man Emu kit.

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I have a 2021 Jimny bog stock and wanted to upgrade my 40L fuel tank to 80L. They refused to do it unless I spend an extra few thousand on off road suspension all round.

I don't go serious offroading. I want a LR just for more range. The design of the tank is no lower on the frame than the OEM tank. I refuse to believe adding the weight of a small child in the back requires new suspension. They are just upselling and pressuring people into getting products they don't really need.

Customer Service
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationKilsyth
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Adrian B.
Adrian B.Perth, WA

Tomorrow never came

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Got dusted by ARB in Osborne park in 2014
Tried again to get a quote in 2021- No response
Get back to you tomorrow but tomorrow never came. My fault I didn’t confirm which tomorrow

Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationOsborne park
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Safari Armax ECU sold and pushed by ARB

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Safari ECU Looming to injectors failed while towing caravan. Better products available on market than this. Do your homework first.

Product Quality
1/5
Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationRockingham
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Exploding glass club

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Rear canopy glass went with no explanation. I guess I’ll be having to fork out big money to get it replaced.

Product Quality
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Outbackgirl
OutbackgirlFar West, NSW
  • 3 reviews

Cannot believe the 5yr old left side canopy window exploded

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After reading reviews and my local FB page notified me that my ARB Ascent left side window self exploded and apparently known to happen! I had NO idea.
I bought my BT50 new 5 years ago, left side canopy window exploded everywhere in my driveway. Was told I'd have to wait 6 weeks for a replacement and now discovered that half the roof has sunken in! So it looks like a new canopy not just window replacement. And going to cost me my excess. So not happy!
Has anyone else found that when their ARB Ascent canopy window self-exploded the canopy roof also got sucked in?

Product Quality
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationBroken Hill
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Exploding rear canopy glass club

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2015 Dmax with accent canopy
Went to open the rear canopy today the same way i always do , its 5 years old , when it exploded with bits landing up to 4mtrs away . I rang ARB and the salesman didnt seem to interested and said it happens sometimes and maybe i opened it crooked or something , it was then i told him that while the glass was still on the ground it was still popping and breaking into smaller bits and no it wasnt my fault .
got no joy from them and a new rear window $612 .
Wont be recommending ARB canopies ever again and now regret past recommendations to friends

Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationPakenham through Isuzu ute
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Rob2994
Rob2994AU
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 like

Left my Navara in worse state before it entered shop

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Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Not Happy
Not HappyHunter Region, NSW
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Another member of the ARB exploding window club

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Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationSub Branch for ARB Newcastle
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Arthur.
Arthur. Metropolitan Adelaide, SA

Zero customer service.

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Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationAngle park SA
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Richard S.
Richard S.South East Queensland, QLD
  • 2 reviews

Another Classic Canopy glass explosion!

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Was in our caravan this morning and heard a big bang. Went out to the car and the drivers side canopy glass has exploded. Rang ARB local store and they said it's not a common thing! Wow they've got that answer down pat now! $430 to fix. You would think after that many similar complaints on here and other forums you they might admit fault! Not looking after the shareholders ARB!!!

Product Quality
1/5
Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
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Racko
Rackoasked

Lock on rear of arb ascent not working. Sometimes whirring sound can be heard but doesn't unlock.

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Daniel C.
Daniel C.asked

So how many people have been successful in getting the rear window replaced after it explodes in there hand and it’s 1 month old. In the process now talking to arb.

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Steve
Steveasked

Price to place my smashed rear canopy window on a triton d/cab 2006

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