Code of Conduct

Updated 02/02/2020

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The Page is not directly affiliated with any Manufacturers or Dealers, although many members do fall in this group. In the spirit of openness and honesty, we ask anyone who is involved in the business in any capacity to mention this in their 'signature' line. CODE OF CONDUCT:

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