A vehicle inspector and his organisation has been suspended from carrying out warrant of fitness tests over fears some vehicles have been incorrectly passed.
The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) said about 520 vehicle owners from Kerikeri, Northland could have been impacted.
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