Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.

Minimum order total
We have a $25.00 minimum for orders. Your order must total at least $25.00 before any taxes or shipping before it can be placed on our online store.

Responsibility of Customer
It is the responsibility of the customer to open all packages received from California Import Parts Ltd within 72 hours of receipt. It is the responsibility of the customer to check the parts for any damage that may have occurred during shipping. If damage to an item is noted, the customer is responsible for taking pictures of the damaged part, as well as the box and any packing material included, and then contacting California Import parts with this information.

Shipping rates
Our website offers several shipping options and calculates the exact shipping cost for each order based on the weight. This rate is calculated on the postal code and Province contained in your shipping address. This rate is always correct for all ground orders. Air shipments are 99% correct, but if your order contains many OVERSIZED or HEAVY items such as Bumpers, Fenders, large sheet metal or heavy engine parts, we may need to adjust the shipping prices. We will not ship any order which needs a shipping cost adjustment WITHOUT contacting the customer for confirmation first. We do reserve the right to CANCEL any order and return the customers payment if we cannot come to an agreement on extra shipping costs.

The entire content included in this site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and Canadian copyright laws, and is the sole property of California Import Parts LTD / Cip1.ca. The collective work includes works that are licensed and Copyright 2003 thur 2010, California Import Parts - Canada ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with California Import Parts - Canada. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by California Import Parts - Canada. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.

The use of "VW" and the name Volkswagen, Porsche, Beetle, Bug, Ghia, Karmann Ghia and Type-3 by California Import Parts LTD is for the sole purpose of application and description and in no way is intended to infer or imply any connection with or between California Import Parts LTD. and our products and the Volkswagen Corporation.

Warranty Disclaimer
Most stock replacement parts sold by California Import Parts Ltd / cip1.ca are warranted against defects for 6 months. Cip1.ca will replace free of charge or credit your account at our discretion. You must call our returns Manager to verify warranty return eligibility, if eligible, the returns manager will issue a warranty return authorization number ( WRA ). Customer must bear the cost of shipping on any return regardless of the problem. Send item(s) shipping prepaid with the WRA clearly displayed on the outside of your box. Failure to do so may result in your return being refused. California Import Parts Ltd / cip1.ca cannot be held responsible for third party expenses, such as installation charges, storage, towing, lodging, etc. No warranty or return on Electrical, Carburetors, Books, specially ordered, custom hi-performance parts, Installed or altered parts. Please inspect items for defects BEFORE installation
*Electrical Parts*
CIP1 will not be responsible for any warranties on electrical items- No returns on electrical items. If CIP1 makes an exception to this rule, the customer MUST pre-pay the product either back to us for in-house testing or back to manufacturer for testing. This must have a CIP1 issued RA number prior to shipping back .

Damaged Items

In order to process claims on items received damaged, Cip1.com requires pictures of the original box and packaging and for the customer to retain said packing until the claims process has been completed. Cip1.com reserves the right to REFUSE a damage claim if pictures of the original box and packaging can not be provided by the customer.

Limitation of Liability
California Import Parts LTD. shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Typographical Errors
In the event that a California Import Parts - Canada product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, California Import Parts - Canada reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. California Import Parts - Canada reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, California Import Parts - Canada shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Term; Termination
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by California Import Parts - Canada without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.

California Import Parts - Canada may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to California Import Parts - Canada

Use of Site
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a California Import Parts - Canada or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Participation Disclaimer
California Import Parts - Canada does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, California Import Parts - Canada is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site. However, California Import Parts - Canada reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to California Import Parts - Canada in its sole discretion.

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless California Import Parts - Canada, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.

Third-Party Links
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, California Import Parts - Canada may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with California Import Parts - Canada, California Import Parts - Canada has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of California Import Parts - Canada. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, California Import Parts - Canada seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).