Cookie Policy

This Cookie Declaration was last updated on 28th November 2019 and applies to citizens of the European Economic Area.

Our website, (hereinafter referred to as “the website”) uses cookies and similar technologies (for simplicity’s sake, all of these are grouped together under “cookies”). Cookies are also placed with third parties we hire. On this page, we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

What are cookies?
A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with the pages of an Internet address and can be stored by the Web browser on the PC or other device. The information stored in this file may be sent to our servers or those of relevant third parties during subsequent visits.

What are scripts?
A script is part of the program code that makes our site work properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

What is a web beacon?
A web beacon (also called a pixel tag) is a small invisible text fragment or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on the website. To make this possible, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

When you first visit our website, we will show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. Once you click on “All Cookies”, you give us your consent to use all cookies and plug-ins described in this pop-up and in the cookie explanation. You can deactivate the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may then not function properly.

Third parties:
We have agreements with other companies that place cookies about the use of cookies. However, we cannot guarantee that these third parties will handle your personal information in a reliable or secure manner. Groups such as Google are considered independent data controllers under the terms of the General Data Protection Act. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these companies.



1. Technical or functional cookies
Some cookies ensure that parts of our website function correctly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, when you visit our site, you don’t have to repeatedly enter the same information, or your choice of language remains unchanged. We may place these cookies without your consent.

2. Analysis cookies
Because statistics are collected anonymously, no permission is required to place analytical cookies.

3. Advertising cookies
We do not use advertising cookies on this website.

4. Social media buttons
We do not use social media buttons on our website to rate or share websites on social networks.


Placed cookies

  1. Integration of the WPML plugin for page translation

WPML only stores the cookies that are important for proper functioning. Below is a list of all cookies stored by WPML:

  1. _icl_current_language – Stores the current language.
  2. _icl_current_admin_language_{hash} – Saves the current language of the WordPress administration area.
  3. _icl_visitor_lang_js – Saves the redirected language.
  4. wpml_browser_redirect_test – Checks if cookies are enabled.
  5. wpml_referer_url – Saves the last requested URL on the frontend.
  6. wpml_admin_referer_url – Saves the last requested URL in the backend.

Further information about the cookies we use on and how we handle and protect your data can be found on our Privacy Policy and GDPR Compliance page.

  1. Integration of Google Maps

(1) On this website we use the services of Google Maps. This enables us to display interactive maps directly on the website and enables you to conveniently use the map function.

(2) By visiting the website, Google receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. In addition, the data mentioned under § 3 of this declaration will be transmitted. This takes place regardless of whether Google provides a user account that you are logged in to or whether there is no user account. If you are logged in at Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not want your profile to be associated with Google, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for advertising, market research and / or needs-based design of its website. Such evaluation is carried out in particular (even for users who are not logged in) to provide demand-oriented advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact Google to exercise this right.

(3) For further information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by the plug-in provider, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy. There you will also find further information on your rights in this regard and setting options to protect your privacy: Google also processes your personal data in the USA and has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield,

Passing on
This data is not shared with third parties.


Your rights regarding personal data

You have the following rights with regard to your personal data:

  1. You have the right to know why your personal data is used, what happens to it and how long it is kept.
  2. Right of access: You have the right to access your personal data.
  3. Right of rectification: You have the right to have your personal data supplemented, corrected, deleted or blocked whenever you wish.
  4. If you have given us your consent to process your data, you have the right to revoke this consent and have your personal data deleted.
  5. Right to transfer your data: You have the right to request all your personal data from one controller and to transfer them in their entirety to another controller.
  6. Right of objection: You can object to the processing of your data. We will do so unless there are legitimate reasons for the processing.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the end of this cookie statement. If you have a complaint about how we treat your data we would like to hear it, but you also have the right to address it to the supervisory authority (the data protection authority).


Activating/deactivating and deleting cookies

You can use your Internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify whether special cookies should not be placed. Another option is to set your Internet browser to notify you each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, see the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

Please note that our website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled. If you delete cookies from your browser, they will be re-placed when you return to our website.


Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our cookie policies and this statement, please contact us using the following contact information:

ACPS Automotive Services GmbH
Regioparkring 1, 41199 Mönchengladbach, Germany

Phone number: +4921669439800