Pedders Shock Absorber Service Pty Ltd

PO Box 247



ATTENTION: Mr David Schneiders



Dear Mr Schneiders


The application for a Identification Plate Approval, your reference number PXGVMCA04, our reference number 45311, lodged for Pedders Shock Absorber Service Pty Ltd, has been approved.


Your approval number is 45311 and the approval documents are attached.


Yours sincerely




Umesh Shamdasani

Associate Administrator of Vehicle Standards

05 March 2015







GPO Box 594 Canberra ACT 2601††† Telephone: (02) 6274 7111††† Facsimile: (02) 6274 7477††

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development


Section 10A.(1) Approval

Approval No.:45311

Issue date:27 February 2015


The Administrator of Vehicle Standards (the Administrator) approves the affixing, by the Licensee named and described in Schedule 1 (the Licensee) to a vehicle of the kind described in Schedule 2 which conforms to the design as specified in the evidence items listed in Schedule 4 (the specified vehicle) which the Licensee has certified complies with the Australian Design Rules specified in Schedule 4, of an Identification Plate of the colour specified in Schedule 3, that conforms with the Administratorís circular 0-3-2, and which contains the information shown in Schedule 2 (with the typical VIN replaced with the relevant VIN).


In this approval, a reference to an Australian Design Rule is a reference to a rule cited in the National Standard determinations, made under section 7 of the Motor Vehicle Standards Act, together with that ruleís distinguishing number.


The licensee must pay a fee to the Commonwealth, in accordance with Regulation 60 and Items 1 and 2 of Schedule 2 of the Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations, for the placement of an identification plate on each new vehicle supplied to the market in Australia in accordance with the approval.The administrative arrangements for the payment of fees are set out in Administratorís Circular 0-3-2.Where a condition exists in Schedule 5 of the approval for the licensee to obtain plates through the Authorised Plate Contractor, this fee is collected as part of that process.


This approval is subject to the following conditions.


1.      The Licensee shall not affix the Identification Plate to a vehicle that is not a specified vehicle.

2.      The Licensee must not place Identification Plates on vehicles which do not comply with all of the Australian Design Rules specified in Schedule 4.

3.      The Licensee shall not without the prior approval of the Administrator affix the Identification Plate to a vehicle that is in any way different from the vehicle described in the final form of the application for this Approval. The application includes reports and other documents relating to the application.

4.      The Licensee shall by detailed quality control and test ensure continuing compliance with such of the Australian Design Rules specified in Schedule 4.

5.      The Licensee shall maintain records of detailed quality control and test documentation.

6.      The Licensee shall supply upon request, to the satisfaction of the Administrator, any additional information for the purpose of demonstrating compliance with such of the Australian Design Rules specified in Schedule 4.

7.      The Licensee shall not affix the Identification Plate to a vehicle on or after the implementation date for a new Australian Design Rule applicable to the specified vehicle.

8.      The Licensee shall not affix the Identification Plate to a vehicle on or after the Expiry date specified in Schedule 3 (if any).

9.      The Identification Plate shall be affixed to the vehicle to which it relates in the position specified as Plate Location in Schedule 3.

10.   On cessation of marketing the specified vehicle in Australia, the Licensee shall notify the Administrator of the date of manufacture and VIN of the last specified vehicle supplied to the market in Australia.

11.   The Licensee shall also comply with the additional conditions specified in Schedule 5.

Approval No.:45311†††† Issue Date:27 February 2015

Schedule 1

Pedders Shock Absorber Service Pty Ltd

6 Bridge Road


VIC†† 3173


Schedule 2

Make†††††††††††††††††††††††††† : PEDDERS FORD

Model††††††††††††††††††††††††† : PX RANGER

Category†††††††††††††††††††† : NA

Manufactured by†††††††† : Pedders Shock Absorber Service Pty Ltd

Typical VIN†††††††††††††††† : MNAUMAF5ODW123456

Seating Capacity††††††† : 2; 3; 4; 5

GVM†††††††††††††††††††††††††† : 3.33 tonne TO 3.5 tonne


Schedule 3

Expiry date†††††††††† : ††††† Life of Model

Plate location†††††† :†††††† 12 N 21

Plate colour†††††††† :†††††† WHITE



Umesh Shamdasani

Associate Administrator of Vehicle Standards

27 February 2015


Please note:†† If you do not comply with a condition specified in this Approval the Administrator may, after giving you notice, revoke the Approval.

Approval No.:45311†††† Issue Date:27 February 2015


Schedule 4


ADR †††††††††††††††††††††††††† Document Reference from evidence item


01/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR01/00-1

01/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR01/00-2

02/01††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0201

02/01††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††PXADR0201-2

03/03††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0303

03/03††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0303-2

04/04††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0404

04/04††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0404-2

05/05††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0505

05/05††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0505-2

06/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0600

06/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0600-2

08/01††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0801

08/01††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR0801-2

11/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR1100

13/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR1300

14/02†††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††PXADR1402

18/03††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR1803

23/02 (also satisfying 23/01)†††††††† PXADR2302

23/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR2302

25/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††PXADR2502

30/01††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR3001

31/02 (using 35/03)†††††††††††††††††††††† PXSEADR3503

35/04 (also satisfying 31/02)†††††††† PXSE3504-2

35/04 (also satisfying 31/02)†††††††† PXSEADR3504

31/35SF†††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††SFVBS3135PX2

31/35SF††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† SFVBS3135PX3

31/35SF††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† SFVBS3135PX5

35/04††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXSE3504-2

35/04†††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††PXSEADR3504

35/04 (using 35/03)†††††††††††††††††††††† PXSEADR3503

42/04††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR4204

43/04††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR4304

46/00††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††PXADR4600

47/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR4700

48/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR4800

49/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR4900

50/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††PXADR5000

51/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR5100

61/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR6102

62/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR6202

79/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR7902

81/02††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR8102

83/00††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† PXADR8300


Approval No.:45311†††† Issue Date:27 February 2015


Schedule 5





1. This approval is for second-stage-of-manufacture PEDDERS FORD PX RANGER based on first-stage Approval No. 43280 FORD RANGER 2 issued on 28 June 2011.


2. The Licensee must obtain all second-stage Identification Plates from the Administrator, as per the contract approved by the Administrator for the supply of Identification Plates, currently with:


Niddrie Nameplates Pty Ltd

P.O. Box 106


VIC 3042

Phone:†††† (03) 9335 2977

Facsimile: (03) 9335 4357