All prices are subject to change without notice.
VastAutoParts reserves the right to establish and modify from time to time its payment terms for Customer at any time at VastAutoParts sole discretion.
Customer will make every effort to use the part number indicated in the catalogue when placing its order to assure accuracy and rapid processing of the order. Every effort will be made to ship approved orders on the day such order is received, subject to availability of inventory and the timing of the order.
All orders will be processed subject to inventory availability. Customer understands that sometimes inventory information contained in the Site may be inaccurate or outdated.
All orders placed by Customer shall adhere to the minimum ordering criteria established by VastAutoParts from time to time. Customer acknowledges that VastAutoParts may set minimums according to any number of criteria, including but not limited to quantity, style, size and/or product category. Any order failing to adhere to VastAutoParts minimums may be rejected or cancelled by VastAutoParts at any time in its discretion.
All shipping is F.O.B. our warehouse and shall be sent by ground unless otherwise agreed in writing by VastAutoParts.
All visible damage should be claimed against the CARRIER immediately upon arrival. Hidden damage should be claimed against the CARRIER as soon as it is discovered. The foregoing notwithstanding, all errors in any shipment (other than manufacturing defects) must be reported by Customer to VastAutoParts in writing within five (5) calendar days after receipt of such shipment by Customer or its designee. Customer acknowledges and agrees that in no event will any refund be issued.
VastAutoParts will participate in the cost of freight with our customers. The premise is that with increased purchasing levels by our customers, VastAutoParts freight participation will increase. The freight participation allowance is calculated based on achieved loyalty levels. Please contact your VastAutoParts Sales Representative for more information.
All returns and/or defective items must contain the correct invoice and packing list number. Each return must be tagged by Customer indicating the reason for return along with the valid Return Authorization Number issued by Customer's salesman, or else it will not be accepted. Returned merchandise must be new, in original package and currently stocked by VastAutoParts. All returns must be shipped freight prepaid by Customer. Customer shall be charged a 10% restocking fee unless an item is found to be detective. There shall be no return or warranty on any electrical part sold by VastAutoParts, with the exception of Bosch products, which are subject to the Bosch Warranty Policy.
LIMITED WARRANTY POLICY:
Unless otherwise indicated, Customer agrees to first seek redress from the manufacturer of the part[s] in question to pursue a warranty claim. All merchandise is guaranteed by VastAutoParts to be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 12 months or 12,000 miles from date of purchase, whichever comes first, provided that the total liability of VastAutoParts shall be limited to replacement of the part only and does not include labor or consequential damages of any kind. If the manufacturer's warranty exceeds VastAutoParts then the manufactures' terms will apply. The warranty period begins when the product is purchased by the end user. All warranty claims must include the invoice number; a copy of the Repair Order documenting time and method of installation, a copy of the Warranty Repair Order, and the mileage accumulated after the claimed item was installed. Any alteration of the foregoing policy or an assumption of any liability beyond the policy implied or otherwise, shall not be binding upon the Company, unless the same is committed to writing and signed by an officer of VastAutoParts. Alteration of any part voids any warranties hereunder.
Every effort has been expended to assure the accuracy of the information included on this site. No responsibility can be assumed or accepted as a result of error in specification. All references to vehicle models, manufacturers and photos are supplied for informational purposes ONLY and are not intended to imply affiliation or approval by the Vehicle or Original Equipment manufacturers. OE numbers are used for reference only.
In addition to any other disclaimers or limitations of liability, VastAutoParts does not warranty the legality of its products which do not comply with local, state or federal regulations, nor does VastAutoParts recommend illegal modifications. SOME PRODUCTS OFFERED BY VASTAUTOPARTS ARE NOT LEGAL FOR STREET USE AND MAY BE FOR OFF-ROAD OR RACING ONLY. Vehicle regulations vary greatly from state to state. VASTAUTOPARTS RECOMMENDS THAT YOU TO CHECK LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS FOR YOUR AREA BEFORE ORDERING ANY PART. VastAutoParts does not warranty the performance, performance enhancement or performance characteristics of any product it sells. PLEASE OBEY ALL TRAFFIC AND OTHER LAWS.
California firms purchasing merchandise for resale must have a valid Resale Card on file at VastAutoParts, which VastAutoParts reserves the right to inspect upon demand.
RESERVED RIGHTS; AMENDMENT:
VastAutoParts may amend, supplement or replace these Terms and Conditions at any time, in VastAutoParts sole discretion, and without advance notice to Customer.
VastAutoParts reserves the right, without notice and without incurring any liability whatsoever to Customer, to modify or change product brand, content, labels, packaging and/or price of the merchandise ordered by Customer, whether due to market conditions, raw material availability, in order to correct defects or otherwise, which factor[s] may or may not be beyond the control of VastAutoParts.
Each party consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state courts located in the County of Los Angeles and, as applicable, the federal courts of the Central District of California, in connection with any dispute arising hereunder or in any way related to VastAutoParts or its products, and further consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of those courts with respect to any such dispute.
All cores being returned to VastAutoParts must be shipped Freight Prepaid. All cores will be examined upon receipt according to a commercially reasonable timetable. VastAutoParts reserves the right to determine the acceptance or rejection of cores in its sole discretion. Unusable cores will be returned as per Customer's instructions at Customer's cost. Failure to provide contact or notification instructions to VastAutoParts permits VastAutoParts, at its election, to keep or dispose of the core item[s] returned. Cores will be held for 30 days after notification by VastAutoParts and thereafter VastAutoParts may claim ownership or dispose of such item[s] in its discretion.
Cylinder Head Cores must be complete and in original box. All Bosch cores must meet the requirements of the Bosch Exchange Program Guidelines. Cores which have any signs of tampering or disassembly will be refused.
The following characteristics are most apparent and inherent in unusable cores:
Three or more broken fins, broken rocker arm housing, holes in exhaust or intake chamber walls, cylinder diameter fly cut larger than standard, excessive damage caused by foreign object loose in combustion chamber.
Cracked or broken, more than two journals requiring welds, stripped threads woodruff keys slots mutilated, more than four dowel pin holes, or elongated pin holes. Crankshaft journals must be grindable to no more than .020" undersize. Crankshafts requiring .030" or more will be refused.
Severely burnt journal diameters, severely bent, missing or mismatched caps.
We welcome and encourage your suggestions and recommendations for additional items to be added to our various programs.