Regulating and Deleting Cookies
Fiat Group will not collect personal information about you using cookies. But if you wish to restrict or block any cookies set by Fiat Group websites, this can be done by amending your internet browser settings. Your browser ‘Help’ function should tell you how to do this. Please note that disabling cookies is likely to impact website functionality and your experience of the FiatProfessional.co.uk website. You can visit www.aboutcookies.org for information on how this can be done in a wide variety of internet browsers. There is also detail on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information. To delete cookies from the internet browser of your mobile phone, you will need to refer to your mobile handset manual. Fiat Group uses a number of third party suppliers who also set cookies on the FiatProfessional.co.uk website in order to deliver their services. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well how to opt-out, please read sections 3 and 4.
Main Cookies on the FiatProfessional.co.uk website
Omniture tracking Stores a new random value for every new user session which allows Omniture to track user movements on the website.
Omniture tracking Stores the date of the user visit and whether it is a repeat visit or a brand new visit.
Omniture tracking Stores the campaign ID for a given user journey.
Omniture trackingStores the date in which the user last visited the website.
Ad Pepper tracking Stores the advertising source that the user last visited.
Ektron CMS Stores information about logged in Ektron users.
Ektron CMS Stores a random value for every user in which Ekron uses to serve information to users.
Ektron CMS This is used for Ektron Analytics.
Psyma Market Research Stores users preference in participation of the Psyma research survey.
sIFR font engine Stores a value indicating whether the user’s browser supports flash.
ASP.NET session state Stores a new random value for every new user session which allows the server technology to store user-specific data temporarily on the server.
Save Car Configuration Functionality Stores the URL of a user’s configured car.
Pre-Approved Loans Functionality Stores the user’s loan reference code.
Pre-Approved Loans Functionality Stores the BMVS code of the vehicle associated to the loan.
Pre-Approved Loans Functionality Stores the value of the loan.
Pre-Approved Loans Functionality Stores the reference code of the loan provider.
TAAP Stores the TAAP media code.
Remembers when users have previously entered their info so they bypass having to do so again.
Third Party Cookies set for UK Users
How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.omniture.com/en/privacy/2o7.
Doubleclick 'Spotlight Tags' are used to measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns for Fiat Group.
How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx. Google Analytics FiatProfessional.co.uk uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the News App and compile reports for us on activity on the News App.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the News App, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html.
Third Party Cookies Set for Users Outside the UK
Doubleclick 'Spotlight Tags' are used to measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns for Fiat Group. How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx.
Ad Serving (non-targeted)
These cookies are set only for users outside the UK who will be visiting the international version of the website. The advertisements seen by international users of the site are served by a number of third party ad serving providers, including DoubleClick, Advertising.com (AOL), Adviva.net (Specific Media), AdRevolver (BlueLithium-Yahoo!), 247realmedia.com, Atlas (atdmt), Mediaplex (ValueClick) and MediaMind (Eyeblaster), amongst others. The cookies accompanying the ads allow them and their advertisers to monitor the effectiveness of the ads (e.g. by using statistical analysis cookies) and make the ads more relevant to you (e.g. if you use our sites from outside of the UK, you may get ads from your local country). How to reject or delete these cookies:
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Ad Serving (targeted) - AudienceScience Inc. (formerly Revenue Science, Inc.)
These cookies are set only for users outside the UK who will be visiting the international version of the website. AudienceScience works with advertisers, publishers and other businesses, to deliver targeted or personalized ads, to consumers. In order to target ads we create and use “audience segments”. These audience segments are based on data that is anonymously collected over time and across the Internet to determine or predict user characteristics, behaviour, or preferences. How to reject or delete these cookies: http://audiencescience.com/privacy.asp.
Local Shared Objects (Flash Cookies)
Fiat Group uses Adobe Flash Player to deliver some of its animation and video content on the FiatProfessional.co.uk website. To improve the user’s experience of the website, Local Shared Objects - or ‘Flash Cookies’ are employed to provide features such as ‘auto-resume’ of video and the saving of your preferences. Flash Cookies are stored on a user's computer much the same as cookies are, however they cannot be managed at browser level.
How to Disable Flash Cookies
The Adobe website provides information on how to remove or disable Flash cookies for a specific domain like FiatProfessional.co.uk: http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security. Please be aware that restricting the use of Flash Cookies is likely to affect the features available to you for Flash based applications and if you disable your Flash cookies for the FiatProfessional.co.uk website you will be unable to play most of the content.
Cookies Set by Third Party Sites
In some areas of the FiatProfessional.co.uk website, we may embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. Therefore when you visit a page with content embedded, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Fiat Group does not control the distribution of these cookies. You will need to check the relevant third party website for more information.
Fiat Group Sharing Tools
Fiat The FiatProfessional.co.uk website carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to share content with their friends in social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Fiat Group does not control the distribution of these cookies. You will need to check the relevant third party website for more information.
To make sure we follow your instructions correctly and to improve our service to you through training of our staff, we may monitor or record telephone calls between us.