PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY. IT CONTAINS VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS, INCLUDING LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS THAT MIGHT APPLY TO YOU. BY MAKING A PURCHASE ON THIS SITE, YOU ARE ACKNOWLEDGING THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS AGREEMENT AND POLICY, AND THAT YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, PROMPTLY EXIT THE SITE AND DO NOT MAKE A PURCHASE.
As a summary, and not by way of limitation, these terms and conditions:
A) Require “binding arbitration” pursuant to California and/or federal arbitration laws, which waives your (and our) right to sue in court and request a jury;
B) Require waiver of “statutes of limitation” and that any claim be brought within one year of purchase, even if California or federal law would allow more time absent waiver.
C) Limit our damages to you, in any circumstance, to the amounts you actually pay for products on our site—and waive all consequential or other damages.
D) Explain that we do not make the products that we sell, and thus make no warranty, express or implied, relating to their use, fitness, or otherwise.
E) Require you to defend us in court, and pay any claims, in the event you do something related to the products purchased that causes us to be sued.
1. Order Acceptance and Cancellation.
Your receipt of an electronic, or other form of order confirmation, does not signify our acceptance of your order, nor does it constitute confirmation of our offer to sell. We reserve the right at any time after receipt of your order to accept, decline, or limit your order for any reason, whether or not your credit card has been charged. If your credit card has been charged and your order is canceled you will receive a prompt refund credit to your account. We reserve the right at any time after receipt of your order, without prior notice to you, to supply less than the quantity you ordered of any item.
Once an order has been placed, it cannot be cancelled unless the shipment is unavoidably delayed. In this case, we will do our best to cancel the order if requested.
We are a reseller to end user customers and do not accept orders from dealers, exporters, wholesalers, or other customers who intend to resell the products and services which are offered on our site. We make every effort to maintain the availability of our site. However, should we experience technical difficulties, we are not responsible for orders that are not processed or accepted.
2. Payment Terms and Sales Taxes.
Terms of payment are within our sole discretion and, unless otherwise agreed by us in writing, payment must be received by us prior to our acceptance of an order.
We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards for all purchases. You represent and warrant that: (i) the credit card information you supply to us is true, correct and complete; (ii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your credit card company; and (iii) you will pay charges incurred by you at the posted prices, including all applicable taxes, if any.
We accept Cashiers Checks and bank wires. You represent and warrant that: (i) the bank account information you supply to us is true, correct and complete; (ii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your financial institution; and (iii) you will pay charges incurred by you at the posted prices, including all applicable taxes, if any.
Purchase orders from businesses may be accepted upon credit approval of credit and payable on net 30-day terms or such other terms as we may approve or require. See Business Terms and Conditions for more information.
All payments must be in United States dollars. Current billing address and phone information must be included with every order. You agree to pay interest on all past-due sums at the highest rate allowed by law. We retain a security interest in the products and all proceeds thereof until the full purchase price therefore (including taxes and additional charges) has been paid.
Charges for shipping and handling will be made in accordance with our then-current shipping policies, as described below.
3. Changes in Products and Pricing.
We are constantly updating and revising our offerings of products and services, and we may discontinue products and services at any time without notice. To the extent that we provide information on availability of products or services, you should not rely on such information, and we will not be liable for any lack of availability of products or services that you may order through our site.
All pricing for the products and services available on our site is subject to change. For all of our prices and products, we reserve the right to make adjustments due to changing market conditions, product discontinuation, manufacturer price changes, errors in advertisements and other extenuating circumstances.
4. Shipping Policy.
We offer a variety of shipping options to meet your shipping needs. We use only premium carrier USPS with Next Day, 2nd Day and Ground delivery options available for many items. For vehicles we offer various forms of vehicle transportation. Please check the individual product page for specific delivery options. All deliveries are insured and guaranteed against loss, theft and damage. All shipping prices are quoted in United States dollars. No C.O.D. orders can be accepted.
Please note the posted shipping time frame is listed on the individual product page and may vary from item to item. The posted shipping time frame is contingent upon credit card approval and may be delayed should we experience difficulties in obtaining authorization.
There may be occasional delays beyond the posted order processing time. If the delay is more than seven business days, we will send you an e-mail message notifying you of the delay. If the delay will be less than seven business days, we will ship the product as soon as it is received. If your product is on backorder for more than 10 business days, we will send you an e-mail message asking if you want to cancel the order. If you do not advise us that you would like to cancel the order, we will keep the order active and continue to send you inquiries every 10 business days until the order is cancelled or delivery occurs.
These shipping terms are accepted by you by placing an order with us.
5. Advertising Disclaimer and Trademarks.
The descriptions of products and services that are posted on our site are the representations of our suppliers. We are not responsible for the accuracy of such descriptions, nor are we responsible for typographical, pricing, product information, advertising or shipping errors.
In the event a product or service is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to typographical error or error in pricing or product information received from our suppliers, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products or services listed at the incorrect price. We shall have 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, we will immediately issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the charge.
All trademarks and registered trademarks relating to products and services available through our site are the sole property of their respective owners. Photographs are provided courtesy of the respective manufacturers. No copyright is claimed thereto.
6. Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability.
Our responsibility for defects relating to the products and services available on our site is limited to the procedures described in our return policy set forth below.
ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR THE WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT: THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES WILL BE EFFECTIVE, ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS. SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT OR DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED OR OTHER WARRANTIES SO THE ABOVE DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO THE EXTENT SUCH JURISDICTION’S LAW IS APPLICABLE TO YOUR PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. WE DO NOT ACCEPT LIABILITY BEYOND THE REMEDIES SET FORTH HEREIN, INCLUDING ANY LIABILITY FOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES THAT ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR USE OR FOR LOST OR CORRUPTED DATA OR SOFTWARE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR OUR PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, AGENTS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, OR OFFICERS (COLLECTIVELY, OUR “AFFILIATES”) HAVE ANY OBLIGATIONS OR LIABILITIES TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS OR USE, OR FOR INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER THEORY OR FORM OF ACTION, EVEN IF WE OR OUR AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF, ARISING OUT OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SALE, DELIVERY, USE, REPAIR OR PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE. NONE OF OUR EMPLOYEES OR REPRESENTATIVES ARE AUTHORIZED TO MODIFY THIS LIMITATION. OUR SOLE AND ENTIRE MAXIMUM LIABILITY (AND THE LIABILITY OF ANY OF THE PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OUR SITE), FOR ANY REASON, AND YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE ACTUAL AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES YOU HAVE ORDERED THROUGH OUR SITE.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU TO THE EXTENT SUCH JURISDICTION’S LAW IS APPLICABLE TO YOUR PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.
7. Warranty and Return Policy.
Most of the products and services available through our site are covered under the manufacturer’s warranty, which is detailed in the product’s description. Vehicles do not come with additional warranties from Dimes unless a 3rd party warranty is purchased. Vehicle may have a manufacturer warranty. If applicable, manufacturer’s warranties apply from the date of shipment. You understand that we do not operate or control the products or services offered by the manufacturers participating on our site, and you agree that under no circumstances will we be liable for any damages arising out of the failure of any manufacturer to fulfill its obligations to you under any warranty, repair, customer support or similar policies covering products and services that you may purchase through our site.
While we do not offer any warranties with respect to the products and services available through our site, we are committed to working with you to ensure that every product under warranty performs to the manufacturer’s specifications. We offer a 30-day return policy on selected items based on the manufacturer’s return policies. To return products, you must call 858-294-8285 or e-mail our Returns Department at [email protected] to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number before shipping your product. NO returns of any type will be accepted without an RMA number. For faster service, please have the following information on hand when calling for an RMA number: customer name, invoice or order number, SKU number, and nature of the problem.
To expedite the processing of your refund or credit, we ask that products be returned within 30 days of the date that we issue the RMA.
All returned products MUST be 100% complete, contain all original boxes and packing materials, have original UPC codes on the manufacturer boxes, and contain all manuals, blank warranty and registration cards, CD(s), and other accessories and documentation provided by the manufacturer.
You are responsible for shipping charges on returned items; we will match your shipping method on your replacement or exchange item(s). You must insure the shipment or accept the risk of loss or damage during shipment. We strongly recommend that you fully insure your return shipment against loss or damage and that you use a carrier that can provide you with proof of delivery for your protection.
If your order arrives in a damaged condition, save the merchandise and the original box and packing it arrived in, and notify us immediately to arrange for a carrier inspection and a pick-up of the damaged merchandise.
Defective returns can be returned directly to us within 30 days from the invoice date for, at our discretion, credit, replacement, exchange or repair. Manufacturer restrictions apply. Any item that is missing the UPC can only be replaced with the same item. After 30 days, all manufacturers’ warranties apply and you should contact the appropriate warranty service provider identified in the product description.
Non-defective returns can be accepted directly by us within 30 days from the invoice date for, at our discretion, credit or exchange. All Non-defective returns are subject to a 15% restocking fee. Software and licenses may be returned for exchange only, assuming they are in original packaging, with all media and license keys, and with all tamper resistant seals intact.
Questions regarding our warranty disclaimer and return policies should be addressed via e-mail to [email protected] or by regular mail to Dimes, 8039 Balboa Ave, Suite A San Diego, CA 92111, Attention: Merchandising. These policies set forth your sole and exclusive rights with respect to return of products and services that you may purchase through our site.
8. Safe Shopping Guarantee.
Your browser and our secure server encrypt confidential information during transmission, ensuring that transactions stay private and protected. We guarantee the safety of your credit card information in the following manner: if any unauthorized use of your credit card occurs as a result of your credit card purchase on our site, simply notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures. If, through no fault of your own, your credit card company finds credit card fraud but does not waive your entire liability for unauthorized charges, we will reimburse you for the remaining liability up to a maximum of $50. This guarantee applies to purchases made using our secure server (https: protocol).
We cannot accept orders from outside the United States or Canada. No matter how you place your order with us, we want you to have a comfortable buying experience.
9. Privacy and Customer Information.
At any time you may update your customer account information by following the instructions posted elsewhere on this site. Here you may update your name, password, billing address, shipping address, e-mail address, telephone number, and credit card information.
10. Service and Support.
All requests for technical service and support with respect to the products and services available through our site should be made directly to the manufacturer in accordance with their terms and conditions as set forth in the information accompanying their products. Should you have any other questions or concerns, you should contact us by e-mail at [email protected] or by mail at Dimes, 8039 Balboa Ave, Suite A San Diego, CA 92111, Attention: Merchandising. We will do our best to help you; however, we cannot guarantee that every problem will be resolved to your satisfaction.
Except as explicitly noted on this site, the services available through this site are offered by Dimes, a California, located at 8039 Balboa Ave, Suite A San Diego, CA 92111. Our telephone number is 858-294-8285. If you are a California resident, you may have this same information e-mailed to you by sending a letter to the foregoing address with your e-mail address and a request for this information.
11. Force Majeure.
In addition to any excuse provided by applicable law, we shall be excused from liability for non-delivery or delay in delivery of products and service available through our site arising from any event beyond our reasonable control, whether or not foreseeable by either party, including but not limited to, labor disturbance, war, fire, accident, adverse weather, inability to secure transportation, governmental act or regulation, and other causes or events beyond our reasonable control, whether or not similar to those which are enumerated above.
12. Entire Agreement and Other Documents.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement and understanding between us concerning the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings of the parties with respect thereto. These terms and conditions may NOT be altered, supplemented, or amended by the use of any other document(s). Any attempt to alter, supplement or amend this document or to enter an order for products or services which are subject to additional or altered terms and conditions shall be null and void, unless otherwise agreed to in a written agreement signed by you and us. To the extent that anything in or associated with this site is in conflict or inconsistent with these terms and conditions, these terms and conditions shall take precedence.
13. Governing Law and Statute of Limitations.
This site (excluding linked sites) is controlled by us from our offices within the State of California, United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of California, by accessing this site both of us agree that the statutes and laws of the State of California, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this site and the purchase of products and services available through this site. Each of us agrees and hereby submits to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Superior Court of San Diego County and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California with regard to such matters.
Any cause of action brought by you against us or our Affiliates must be instituted within one year after the cause of action arises or be deemed forever waived and barred, even if another law would allow for a longer
We make no representation that the products and services available through our site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside of the United States, and accessing them from territories where such products and services are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You shall indemnify and hold Dimes harmless against any and all liabilities, losses, damages, judgments, claims, causes of action, and costs (including attorney’s fees and disbursements) which Dimes may hereafter incur, suffer, or be required to pay, defend, settle (subject to any limitations set forth in this Agreement), or satisfy as a result of: your use of the Service; any content generated by you; your violation of any law or regulation; your violation of any third-party rights; or your breach or alleged breach of this Agreement or the Terms and Conditions. To qualify for such defense and payment, Dimes must: (1) provide you with prompt written notice of a potential third party claim; and (2) allow you to control, and fully cooperate with you in, the defense and all related negotiations. Dimes reserves the right to assume the control of any defense and all related negotiations of a matter subject to your indemnification, at its cost.
15. Dispute Resolution and Binding Arbitration.
Should any controversy or claim arise out of or relate to your use of our site, Service, this Agreement or the Terms and Conditions (collectively, “Dispute”), you and we agree to resolve any Dispute through mediation, followed by binding arbitration, as set out in this paragraph. Any party who wishes to raise a Dispute, shall send a demand to the other party, setting out a detailed description of the Dispute, any supporting documents or evidence, and a proposed resolution (the “Demand”). The Demand must be sent to us by certified mail at RETURNS ADDRESS with a copy via email to [email protected] We will send any Demand to you, via certified mail at your last mailing address on file, with a copy to your last email address on file. If you and Dimes do not reach a mutually-agreeable resolution within 30 days of receipt of the Dispute Notice, then you and Dimes agree that the Dispute will be resolved solely by binding arbitration in accordance with the then current JAMS Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures for Disputes that claim less than $250,000, or the then current JAMS Comprehensive Arbitration Rules and Procedures for Disputes that clam in excess of $250,000. Said arbitration will be before a sole neutral, in San Diego, California, who is a retired judge or an attorney with at least 20 years of active litigation experience. You may obtain JAMS rules and fee information at http://www.jamsadr.com/ or 1-800-352-5267. These foregoing provisions will not apply to any legal action taken by either party to seek an injunction or equitable relief in conjunction with any intellectual property claim or claim of unauthorized access to data through our site or Service, or related indemnity claim where we are named as a defendant in a matter filed in civil court.
PLEASE INDICATE THAT YOU HAVE REVIEWED AND UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND ACCORDINGLY UNDER CALIFORNIA LAW. IF YOU DO NOT, PLEASE CLOSE THIS WINDOW.