LIMITED WARRANTY

WELD Racing, LLC’s warranty obligations for wheels “Product(s)”, individually and collectively, is limited to defects in materials and workmanship, as solely determined by physical inspection of any warranty claim product by WELD Racing, LLC, for the period identified in the table below and will begin on the date of receipt of the retail purchase by the original end-user (“Warrant Period”) as evidenced by the purchaser’s dated receipt of merchandise.

Returns must include proof of: purchase date, date of receipt and serial number(s) from WELD Racing, LLC or any authorized WELD Racing, LLC dealer and/or distributor.

 

STRUCTURAL WARRANTY

Product Category  Product Lines  Warranty Type  Term
WELD Racing   Drag  Structural  30 Days
Oval  Structural  30 Days
  WELD Street and Strip Sport Forged, GT-S, RT, RT-S   Structural  3 Years
Monoblock RT-S  Structural 3 Years 
 WELD Racing XT XT, HD, REKON   Structural  Lifetime
HiPer Technology   ATV  Structural  1 Year
UTV  Structural  1 Year

 

FINISH WARRANTY

WELD Racing, LLC’s warranty obligations for wheels “Product(s)” finishes, individually and collectively, is limited to defects in materials and workmanship, as solely determined by physical inspection of any warranty claim product by WELD Racing, LLC, for the period of one (1) year and will begin on the date of receipt of the retail purchase by the original end-used (“Warranty Period”) as evidenced by the purchaser’s dated receipt of merchandise.

 

Discoloration, oxidation, and/or corrosion of the finish due to neglect, chemical reaction, or weather are not covered by this limited warranty. Polished wheels will tarnish and therefore are not covered by any finish warranty either expressed or implied. Once mounted, there is no finish warranty for damage to coating or finish by lug nuts or negligence during the installation process. It should be noted that the polished finish of a forged wheel can be maintained by regularly cleaning with mild soap, polishing, and application of wheel-specific wax. Harsh chemicals, caustic cleaners, and detergent must be avoided or finish damage will occur.

 

WELD Racing, LLC shall not have any obligations under this warranty unless the Owner notifies WELD Racing, LLC of any alleged defects in the products within the earlier of thirty (30) days following Owner’s discovery of the defects, or the expiration of the warranty period and within ten (10) days following such notice delivers the product(s) with the alleged defect to WELD Racing, LLC. Any such notice and Product(s) must be delivered to WELD Racing, LLC, 6600 Stadium Drive Kansas City, MO 64129. WELD Racing, LLC shall be allowed a reasonable period of time to investigate any warrant claim of the owner, have authorization to remove samples from the Product(s) and to perform any testing to the Product(s) WELD Racing, LLC deems necessary to determine the cause of the alleged defect.

 

WARRANTY COVERAGE

WELD Racing, LLC warrants their product(s) to be free from material defects for the period listed above and free from workmanship defects for the period of (30) Days from the date of receipt. Purchaser must include proof of: purchase date, date of receipt, and serial number(s) from WELD Racing, LLC or any authorized WELD Racing, LLC or HiPer or WELD Racing XT dealer/distributor. All warranties are extended to the initial retail purchaser only and are non-transferable. To request the return of an item please contact customer service at 877-464-4737 for an approved RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) number. NOTE: For all WELD XT products, please contact 714-579-7800.  The RMA number must be visibly legible on the outside of all correspondence and/or packaging and on each returned item as well. All returns must be properly packaged to protect from damage during return shipment in the original packaging (if available) and shipped freight prepaid back to WELD Racing, LLC. Should the specified product be determined and/or deemed defective, WELD Racing LLC will, at its expense, repair or replace the specified item and return it with a credit for the charges incurred during the original RMA inbound freight shipment realized by the customer.

 

LIMITATIONS OF WARRANTY

Repair or replacement of any product by WELD Racing, LLC is the sole and exclusive remedy. Claims or credits for new products will not be accepted. This warranty will not be effective unless the Product(s) have been paid for in full and products are shown to have been used in accordance with current published WELD Racing, LLC specifications and instructions, and with WELD Racing, LLC accessories, fasteners, and replacement parts.

 

This warranty shall not cover, and WELD Racing, LLC shall have no responsibility or liability for, damage or injury of any kind because of (a) abuse, misuse or any use of the Product(s) for purposes other than for which it was designed, or (b) any modification to the products. This warranty shall not cover, and WELD Racing, LLC shall have no responsibility for appearance defects following installation or mounting of the Product(s) with tires.

 

This warranty only applies to product(s) determined and/or deemed defective by material or workmanship failure. WELD Racing, LLC is not responsible for product that is damaged from improper use. WELD Racing, LLC neither assumes nor authorizes any dealer, representative, or other person, or entity to assume for it any obligation or liability in connection with WELD Racing, LLC products, uses, or applications. WELD Racing, LLC further reserves the right to make changes or improvements in design, materials, or specifications or make replacement products without incurring any obligations to replace, change or improve products manufactured prior hereto.  No warranty whatsoever is made by WELD Racing, LLC regarding component(s) or part(s) manufactured or distributed by others and used in conjunction with WELD Racing, LLC products. Note: This warranty is void if it is determined that any other manufacturer’s specified use requirements were not implemented or maintained correctly per each manufacturer’s requirements (i.e. air pressure, tightening/torque values, correct fasteners, etc.) This warrant It is the owner’s responsibility to refer to and review the owner’s manual for all proper operation requirements. As will all performance products there is no specified time frame for continued and successful use of any component.

 

WELD Racing, LLC professional racing wheels are not designed or approved for street use. Therefore, it is dangerous to sell these for use on public streets or highways. To the extent permitted by law, and person selling or using weld professional racing wheels for street use hereby agrees to indemnify, hold harmless, and reimburse WELD Racing, LLC for all loss, damage, or liability incurred as a result of such use, including but not limited to attorney fees.

 

The foregoing warranty is in lieu of all other warranties, express or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warrant of merchantability or warrant of fitness for a particular purpose, and all such other express or implied warranties are hereby excluded and disclaimed by WELD Racing, LLC to the extent allowed by law. Any implied warranties that cannot be excluded or disclaimed are limited to thirty (30) days or to the shortest period permitted by applicable law, whichever is greater. The sole responsibility and liability of WELD Racing, LLC under this warranty, and owner’s exclusive remedy for breach of this warranty, shall be the repair or replacement, at WELD Racing, LLC’s sole discretion, of products shown to be defective. In no event shall WELD Racing, LLC be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages, whether based upon breach of warranty, break of contract, negligence, strict liability or tort, or any other legal theory whether or not WELD Racing, LLC is advised of the possibility of such losses or damages and without regard to any determination that any remedy specified in this warrant fails its essential purpose.

 

This warranty shall be interpreted under the laws of the State of Missouri, without reference to principles of conflict of laws. For international customers, the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods shall not apply. All court proceedings between WELD Racing, LLC and the Owner concerning the product(s), whether under the foregoing warranty or otherwise, shall be litigated only in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri, or the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri

 

NOTE: Motorsports is an inherently dangerous sport with significant risk of personal injury or even death. When a user participates in vehicle racing, track events, performance motoring and or other motorsports events, he or she accepts the risk inherent therein. WELD Racing, LLC, its employees, and affiliates make no warranty that the use of its products or parts guarantees personal safety or freedom from physical injury or operates as a life saving device. WELD Racing, LLC disclaims all liability for any special, direct, incidental, or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, the loss of life or limb, or damages due to bodily or personal injury.