Leonard Auto Body Warranty

Leonard Auto Body hereby provides a limited warranty on repairs performed by the shop. This limited warranty is valid only for as long as you own the vehicle stated herein, is for the person to whom this limited warranty is granted, and whose name appears herein and on the original work order. This is a labor-only, fragmented four-part limited warranty, and stipulations pertaining to each fragmented part are stated hereafter:

Metalwork: Leonard Auto Body provides a lifetime limited warranty on all metalwork, to include welding and the application of materials utilized in making collision repairs against cracking, flaking, pitting or deterioration, excluding rust repairs. The shop will repair and repaint, excluding rust repairs, any metalwork warranted hereby, at its sole option, when a claim is made while the present owner stated herein owns the vehicle, unless caused by or damaged resulting from unreasonable use, maintenance or care of the vehicle.

Painting, Stripes and Decals: Leonard Auto Body provides a one-year limited warranty on painting-related priming and painting work against solvent blistering, peeling, hazing and excessive loss of pigmentation. Leonard Auto Body also provides a one-year limited warranty on the application and adhesion of decorative stripes and decals, excluding those defects that are caused by extreme environmental conditions to which the vehicle may be exposed. The shop will re-prime, repaint, re-stripe or re-decal the specific section or sections of the vehicle warranted hereby (excluding rust repair), at its sole option, when the claim is made within one year of the effective date stated herein, unless caused by or damaged resulting from unreasonable use, maintenance or care of the vehicle. The paint warranty is valid only over original factory finishes that are free of defects.

Mechanical Repairs: Leonard Auto Body provides a one-year limited warranty on all mechanical repairs pertaining directly to original collision damage, excluding suspension, air-conditioning or other electrical assemblies or components. The shop will re-repair any mechanical assembly or component warranted hereby, at its sole option, when the claim is made within one year of the effective date stated herein, unless caused by or damaged resulting from unreasonable use, maintenance or care of the vehicle.

Parts: Leonard Auto Body provides a one-year limited warranty, unless the manufacturer’s warranty is less, on new OEM parts installed by or at the shop, excluding suspension, air-conditioning or other electrical assemblies or components. (Please note: The shop warranty does not exceed the manufacturer’s warranty.) The shop will repair or replace any defective part warranted hereby, at its sole option, when the claim is made within one year of the effective date stated herein, unless caused by or damaged resulting from unreasonable use, maintenance or care of the vehicle. Non-OEM parts are warranted by original manufacturer for rust through.

Limited warranty stipulations printed here are made a part hereof as though fully incorporated herein, and said shop agrees to be bound by each and every one thereof.
This written warranty shall be null and void if the repair is altered, adjusted or tampered with by any person not authorized by the warranty grantor. This warranty is not transferable.

Specifically Excluded

  1. Incidental costs, such as towing fees, car-rental charges, travel expenses, or assemblies and components which are not specifically covered by this limited warranty, nor are consequential damages, such as damage to other assemblies and components resulting from a defective part or installation of such part installed or repaired during the repair.
  2. Rust: Surface rust, rust through, and / or damage caused by rusting of interior or exterior panels are / is not covered.

This states all the limited warranties made by the shop and contains the only promises for which it will be responsible.

Customer’s Obligations

In order to obtain the benefits of this warranty, the owner of the vehicle must do the following:

  1. Present the owner’s copy of this warranty document to the warrantor before requesting warranted repairs or parts.
  2. Have any warranted repair, adjustment or inspection made only at the premises of the warrantor during normal business hours.

All warranties implied by law, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, are hereby limited to the warranty period herein and shall expire at the end of such period.