Warranty and Return policy
Auto Part LLC warrants to their original buyers that each used item sold is protected from defects in material and workmanship when properly installed and under normal use and service for the period of time and distance to the terms and conditions as follows unless otherwise noted:
a) Auto Part LLC, at its option, can either repair or replace the defective unit only Used Engines. Ninety days and unlimited miles (unless otherwise noted) on parts only from the date of delivery. No warranty is covered on any attached accessories and parts such as manifolds, carburetor, distributor, alternator, starter, water pump, thermostat, clutch, flywheel, timing belt of the belt-driving engine and all seals, etc.
b) No warranty is offered on Mazda rotary, high performance, and racing engines or transmissions.
c) Used Transmissions: Ninety days from the date of delivery on parts only. Electrical switches, wiring systems, shifting linkage, and torque converter are not guaranteed.
d) Due to the materials and composition of powertrain (engine, transmission, transfer case)components, we do not warranty against surface rust that may accrue over time, as long as it does not affect the overall performance of the product sold. There is a reasonable expectation that surface rust will form no matter if the product is stored on a shelf or left in the donor vehicle until the time of sale.
II) Customer's Obligations:
a) Customers must install new oil, oil filter, thermostat, spark plugs, coolant, and tune-up parts.
b) Customer must rod out the radiator, change new water hoses, water pump, all seals and gaskets before installation.
c) Due to the variations and design on some models of Japanese version engines, the customer is required to make necessary changes over on some parts such as change oil pan and oil pick up tube, dipstick, flywheel, clutch assembly, distributor, and smog device, etc.
d) Customer is responsible to re-install all smog devices.
e) All belt-driving engines are required to install a new timing belt and set the right timing before installation is done. See limitation(IIId).
f) Check and adjust valve clearance and tune-up.
g) Customer is responsible to verify parts for fitness, proper size, and application prior to installation.
We assume no liability for parts incorrectly installed as the result of errors in ordering, packing, and shipping.
h) A certified ASE certified mechanic must install and approve of the installation process.
i) Warranty claims must first be filed with a representative from Sharper Edge Engines which will then assign a Return Authorization Number (RAN) to the case before the product can be returned. The customer agrees to return the product in the same condition and assembly as it was delivered.
This warranty shall not apply to or include any of the following:
a) Repair or replacement as a result of any accident, misuse, collision, upset, fire, negligence, alteration, racing events, improper installation, or repair.
b) Labor cost, downtime, towing charges, freight charges, rental and comprehensive insurance claims, etc.
c) Oil leaks, blown head gasket, and overheating due to poor cooling system.
d) Bent valves, lock up or backfire due to broken timing belt or wrong timing set. New timing must be installed on all belt-driving engines before installation.
e) Internal damage caused by dropping obstacles into combustion chambers.
The internal components of the long block assembly that are covered are the Pistons, Piston Rings, Piston Pins, Crankshaft, and Main Bearings, Connecting Rods and Rod Bearings, Camshaft and Camshaft Bearings, Timing Chain and Timing Gears, Intake and Exhaust Valves, Valve Springs, Oil Pump, Push Rods, Rocker Arms, Hydraulic Lifters, and Rocker Arm Shafts. The Engine Block and Cylinder Heads are only covered if damaged by a part listed above.
RETURNS: In the event, the customer cancels the order after the product has shipped, the customer will be liable for all shipping charges and a 20% restocking fee. Any damages to the delivered product must be reported within 24 hours so that a claim may be started with the freight company. All legal litigations will be held in SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA.
CANCELLATIONS: Auto Part LLC is Required to pay a processing fee when a customer's card is charged. This fee ranges from 6% to 10% depending upon the type of credit card being used. In the event a customer cancels the order after the credit card/s has been charged. A processing fee of up to 10% will be deducted from the total returned credit. If Auto Part LLC cancels the order the processing fee will not be deducted from the total refunded credit.
USED ENGINE LIMITED WARRANTY AND INSTALLATION PROCEDURES
PLEASE READ BEFORE INSTALLATION
All used engines are sold as Longblock engine assemblies; a Longblock is defined as: Cylinder heads, engine block, and all internal components. All bolt-on accessories left on the Longblock engine assembly are not covered by the warranty unless otherwise stated on the sales order and are left on the Longblock engine to be used at customers' discretion. Some engines sold will require you to use parts from your old engine, these change over parts will sometimes cost you additional labor to be switched, Auto Part LLC is not responsible for the labor cost to have the change over parts switched.
Inspect engine prior to the delivery driver leaving, if any damage is found please inform the driver and note the delivery ticket and notify Auto Part LLC. If the engine is severely damaged, immediately notify Auto Part LLC.
Identify that the correct Longblock engine assembly was shipped to you; look at both engines to do this. If it looks like the Longblock engine assemblies are different notify your salesperson at Auto Part LLC immediately.
After removing your old engine, place it next to the replacement engine and identify which parts need to be changed over.
Inspect timing components on the engine, if miles are over factory specification for a timing belt or chain, replace timing components.
Inspect all gaskets for bolt-on accessories and replace any gaskets that look brittle or are leaking.
Change over any bolt-on accessories needed off your old engine.
Do not install the engine with damaged parts on it, such as oil pan, timing cover, engine mounts, valve covers, or manifolds. If the engine is installed with damaged parts and they cause the engine to fail prematurely the Warranty Is Void.
Flush cooling system prior to installing the engine to remove any debris leftover from the previous engine.
Clean or replace oil strainer and pick screen.
Replace oil pan gasket & rear main seal.
Drain & Replace engine oils to manufactures suggested levels.
Replace oil filter.
Timing belts, water pump, thermostat, spark plugs, fluids, and seals are routine maintenance items and should be replaced at the time of installation and at the vehicle manufacturer's recommended service intervals.
Replace any water hoses or vacuum lines that need replacing.
Prior to starting the engine prime the oil system and check to be sure you have oil pressure.
Proper operation of the cooling and electrical system must be checked during the installation of products that can be affected by those systems.
Replace the valve cover gasket as needed.
Install new belts and hoses.
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION LIMITED WARRANTY AND INSTALLATION PROCEDURES
Thank you for purchasing this quality used automatic transmission. Not only have you saved a considerable amount of money over a new part, but you are helping the environment by recycling. Prior to the installation of your recycled used transmission, we suggest that you perform the following pre-installation maintenance.
By performing the pre-installation maintenance you will prolong the life of your recycled transmission and protect your warranty.
This used automatic transmission comes with a warranty as stated on your sales order and is valid under normal driving conditions.
REPLACE FRONT SEALS
REPLACE AXLE SEALS
INSTALL NEW TRANSMISSION FILTER KIT
FLUSH & INSPECT TRANSMISSION COOLING LINES
ADD FLUID LEVELS TO MANUFACTURERS SUGGESTED LEVELS
PROPERLY ALIGN AND INSTALL TORQUE CONVERTER
ADJUST THROTTLE POSITION SENSOR CABLE
NOTE: When interchanging between years and models it may be necessary to change wiring, linkages and speedometer gears/sensors.
COMPARE BEFORE INSTALLATION
MANUAL TRANSMISSION LIMITED WARRANTY AND INSTALLATION PROCEDURES
Thank you for purchasing this quality used manual transmission. Not only have you saved a considerable amount of money over a new part, but you are helping the environment by recycling.
Prior to the installation of your recycled used transmission, we suggest that you perform the following pre-installation maintenance. By performing the pre-installation maintenance you will prolong the life of your recycled transmission and protect your warranty.
This used manual transmission comes with a warranty as stated on your sales order and is valid under normal driving conditions.
REPLACE THROW OUT BEARING
REPLACE PILOT BEARING
REPLACE AXLE OR DRIVE SHAFT SEAL
DRAIN GEAR LUBES AND FILL TO MANUFACTURERS SPECIFICATIONS
INSPECT & ADJUST OR REPLACE SHIFTER LINKAGES
INSPECT AND REPLACE, IF NEEDED, TRANSMISSION AND ENGINE MOUNTS
You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.
Depending on where you live, the time it may take for your exchanged product to reach you may vary.
If you are shipping an item over $75, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We don’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.