Dear Valued Customer,
1. Ownership of Content GruppeM websites may offer featured articles, pictures, information, digital images, games, surveys, contests and sweepstakes, advertising, logos, trademarks and other content (collectively referred to hereinafter as “Content”, but excluding specifically User Content as defined below) we hope will be of interest to our visitors. Content may be in the form of text, data, music, sound, graphics, images, pictures, photographs, videos, software or other forms now known or later invented. GruppeM makes no representations or warranties that the Content is available, appropriate or legal to access. Except for User Content (as hereinafter defined), all Content posted on or otherwise available via this site is owned by GruppeM or used with authorization. Please feel free to browse the site, but you must respect the rules and restrictions set forth in these TOU and our intellectual property rights as set forth in these TOU. Please note that downloading software, information, data or images from this site does not give you title or other rights to such Content.
2. Restrictions on the Use of the Site and Social Media
As a condition of using this site, you agree that you will not:
(a) Without the prior written consent of GruppeM, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works of, transfer, or sell any Content;
(b) Submit, display, or transmit any User Content (as hereinafter defined) that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or User Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
(c) Submit, display, or transmit any User Content that exceeds GruppeM's capacity limits or for which you do not own or have the necessary and appropriate rights;
(d) Submit, display, or transmit any spam, duplicative messages, unauthorized promotions or advertisements, surveys, contests, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
(e) Forge headers, create a false identity, or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to deceive others or disguise the origin of any User Content transmitted to or via the site;
(f) Use of the site or Social Media to threaten, defame, abuse, assault, stalk, harass or otherwise violate the rights of any other person, GruppeM employee or a GruppeM entity or vendor, including without limitation rights of privacy or publicity. If the person or any of their "friends" make terroristic or public threats of violence towards a GruppeM' employee, staff, or business associate. In the event of a dispute, the individual who made the purchase or used the site will be responsible for any damages resulting from any dispute or slander caused or created by said "friends" or "public "bashing" posting by purchaser;
(g) Publish, post, display, offer, slander, defame or disseminate any profane, obscene, indecent, unlawful, terroristic, violent, or hateful User Content about any employee or client GruppeM on FaceBook or other social media. In the event, a purchase is made thru a GruppeM staff member via PM or Social Media outlet and in the event a dispute or miscommunication arises; the terms and conditions of the GruppeM site and its policies are and will be bound to the transaction in question. FaceBook and other social media policies, bylaws, etc do not supersceede GruppeM's set policies, agreements, regulations or policies. Any such transgression will be subject to lawsuit and legal penalties where the individual is located and we will provide all information to local and government agencies up to and including age, sex, ethnicity, vehicle make and model and list of products purchased thru GruppeM.
(h) Collect, store, publish, post, sell, transmit, or disclose personal data about other users of the site; or
(i) Monitor or copy Content.
Site Security Use Restrictions
GruppeM takes the security of this website seriously. Therefore, in addition to the restrictions set forth above, you may not:
(a) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any activity or service on this website by using any robot, “bot”, spider, crawler, engine, device, software, tool, routine or any other automatic device or manual process of any like or kind without our written permission, or engage in any activity which interferes with the proper working of or access to this site or to any host or network;
b) attempt to access data or information not intended for you or log onto a server or account that you are not authorized to access;
(c) access or attempt to access any system or servers on which the site is hosted or modify or alter the site in any way;
(d) upload or otherwise transmit files that contain viruses, worms, Trojan horses, malicious code, spyware, adware, sniffers, corrupted files, or similar software or programs;
(e) restrict or prevent any other user from using the site and/or any products, services, or Content posted on or offered through the site; (f) post or upload User Content (as hereinafter defined) that disrupts the normal flow of dialogue with an excessive amount of User Content (flooding attack) to the site, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use GruppeM's website; or
(g) link to, frame, or otherwise reproduce this website without the prior written consent of GruppeM's. GruppeM's reserves the right to investigate any violations of its system, network or website security, to involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in investigating such violations, and to prosecute violators to the fullest extent of the law.
Copyright to all Content on the site is either owned by GruppeM or is licensed to GruppeM. No Content or other material from this site may be copied, reproduced, published, republished, uploaded, posted, displayed, transmitted, modified, used to prepare derivative works, distributed or redistributed in any way in any medium whatsoever now known or later invented, except that you may download one copy of the material on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. Any attempt to modify these materials or to use these materials for any other purpose constitutes a violation of our copyright and other proprietary rights and may subject you to injunctive relief, statutory damages and other penalties. The use of any such material on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited without the express written permission of GruppeM.
Procedures for Making Copyright Infringement Claims. Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any copyright or any other intellectual property right. It is our policy to respond appropriately to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”), including by removing or disabling access to material claimed to be the subject of infringing activity. If you are an owner of intellectual property who believes that your intellectual property has been improperly posted or distributed via this website, please notify us immediately by contacting us.
(a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner;
(b) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
(c) the URL of the site and a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on that site;
(d) your address, telephone number, and email address;
(e) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the alleged infringing material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
(f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that all the information in your Notice is accurate, and that you are either the copyright owner or authorized to act on the behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
4. Trademarks and Proprietary Rights Notices
All trademarks, logos, trade names or service marks (collectively the “Marks”) mentioned, used, or displayed on this site are either owned by GruppeM or otherwise are authorized for our use. You may not display or reproduce the Marks other than with the prior written consent of GruppeM. You may not remove, obscure, or otherwise modify any copyright, trademark, confidentiality or other proprietary rights notices displayed on, embedded in, or otherwise appearing in any Content offered by, viewed on, or received through this site or any other GruppeM website.
You must meet any age, geographic or other eligibility requirements specified at each site to subscribe to a magazine, publication or service that we offer, to order anything online, to participate in certain contests, games or sweepstakes, or to access or participate in certain services at or areas of our sites. By registering at those sites, or for those features or services, you represent that you comply with applicable restrictions. E-commerce areas may include additional restrictions on purchases, return policies, delivery schedules, and the like, depending on individual site and vendor policies.
6. Online shopping
GruppeM offers e-commerce buying. Different sites may offer different options for visitors to purchase products or services either from GruppeM or from a third party (see Section below concerning Third Party Sites). GruppeM does not guarantee that you will be satisfied with products or services purchased from us. GruppeM does design, make, or manufacture products sold online, and only sells, distributes or ships products from its own online store direct to the public. Quantities of some items may be limited, and delivery may not be available in your area. All orders are subject to prior sale. Neither GruppeM nor its vendors guarantee that all orders will be filled. For more information please visit our Policies Page.
1. GruppeM and other services requiring payment generally require the use of a valid credit card. GruppeM and its business partners reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to establish other acceptable alternative payment methods for specific services or products. You are solely responsible for charges owed for all goods and services purchased through this site, including, but not limited to, applicable taxes, shipping charges, insurance, and any other costs.
2. GruppeM reserves to change currencies as it sees fit in order to maintain and preserve its business
8. Links and Third Party Sites
GruppeM's website may contain links to and from third-party sites, including but not limited to sites operated by advertisers, vendors, and/or promotional or business partners. Sites and e-commerce opportunities operated by third parties are subject to terms and conditions set by those parties, so you should check each site to be sure you understand the terms, conditions, policies and requirements of that site. GruppeM does not endorse, and the inclusion of any link on this site does not imply an endorsement of, any individual vendor, advertiser, or other third party or any of their products or services, and GruppeM has not taken any steps to confirm the accuracy or reliability of any of the information provided by any third party. GruppeM has no control over: (a) the quality, safety or legality of any item advertised or listed by any third party, including vendors, advertisers, or other business partners; or (b) the content of, or any products or services offered by, websites operated by third parties. GruppeM does not guarantee that you will be satisfied with products or services purchased from vendors, advertisers or other third parties that link to or from the GruppeM website. You acknowledge and agree that GruppeM has not reviewed all of the sites linked to or from this website, does not endorse such sites, is not responsible for such sites, and under no circumstances shall be liable for the contents, products or services of any off-site pages or of any third party sites linked to or from this website. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. Vendors and advertisers are solely responsible for the accuracy of the information they provide, for warranties and guarantees on goods or services sold, for delivery schedules, and for return policies.
All communication thru email and/or thru Social Media are subject to the equivalent of a NDA (Non-Disclosure Agreement) and are considered private and may not be circulated or shared.
12. Shipping, returns and refund policy:
We greatly appreciate your online order but before submitting your order PLEASE NOTE!
Our website currently supports small amounts of live inventory numbers so if you are in need of a part for any specific date please contact our sales team so we can verify the item is available for you and push the order out today or express it for you if needed.
We will not cover express / expedited shipping any order to meet a required deadline for any online order if it ships at our normal processing speed and all orders that have any kind of urgent need to be placed on the phone or via email with one of our sales reps to assure we can get the item to you on time.
All sales are final. All parts are subject to price changes and availability. NO RETURNS or refunds on items that are special orders, items not in stock or back-orders!! Any returns accepted are subjected to a 75% restocking/cancellation fee. Any returns accepted must be within 30 days of the date of purchase, be unused, and unopened new box. All returns are subject to inspection. Any part that, in our opinion, shows evidence of being used or installed contrary to manufacturer's instructions and/or subjected to improper handling, packaging, or shipping by the customer will not be eligible for exchange, refund, or warranty consideration. We reserve the right to charge a restocking fee or refuse any return. No Cancellations or returns on Special Order Parts. "Special Order Parts" refers to any part that is not in-stock at GruppeM. All part information is correct as far as GruppeM knows and any errors will be changed upon notification. We are not responsible for manufacturing delays, scheduling or other issues in regards manufacturing in any way or form. End User, Consumer or Customer personal deadlines are not our responsibility, nor can we guarantee that a part will be delivered on or by personal deadlines. We will not refund monies on purchases on special orders on items not in stock or items that can not be delivered by End User self-imposed deadlines or personal schedules.
** All International/Canadian Customers are required to pay their own Customs, Duties, and Brokerage fees where needed. GruppeM INC will not be responsible for any of these fees. It is the customer's responsibility to pay these and understand them prior to ordering from GruppeM INCC. Nonpayment of fees will not constitute a return. If products are returned for nonpayment of fees, the products will be forfeited to GruppeM INC or the customer can pay to have the items reshipped. No refund or cancellation because of these fees.
Please note that GruppeM will only to ship to the "VERIFIED" billing address of a credit card and to the cardholder only. We do apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. This is only in place to protect ourselves and the consumer from any type of fraud. Most orders are processed within 24 hours, except on weekends and holidays. Most orders are shipped within 3 - 5 business days, unless the part is Special/Back Order. If the part is Special Order of placed on back-order the customer will be notified VIA e-mail and the part will be shipped as soon as it is received by GruppeM or when the item is taken off back order. Most orders are received by the customer within 7-10 business days, depending on location. Most orders will be shipped via standard air freight unless otherwise noted.
If you have not received notification of your order within 7 business day please email firstname.lastname@example.org for order status. GruppeM does not offer warranties on products shipping overseas. For damages and other claims please contact your local shipper. GruppeM makes no warranties of merchantability, of fitness for a particular purpose or that its products are improved for general use, or that its products comply with laws, regulations, or ordinance in the states where they may be sold to the ultimate purchaser, the consumer. In this connection, the retail purchaser, the buyer, the ultimate consumer assumes the burden of the entire cost of any and all necessary service, alterations or repairs. GruppeM advises the consumer or customer that all products purchased in the State of California must conform to specific vehicle code sections. Please consult local and state laws for more information.
Be advised that any refunds submitted or accepted by GruppeM are subject to our "payout schedule" which is the last day of each month.
Please note that any sale done thru a Social Media outlet such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc are subject and bound to our terms and policies.
Thank you for support!