News: UK - Lifetime warranty on reman car parts
UK-based company BBA-reman has made the decision to provide a lifetime warranty on all parts repaired within their business. They claim to be the first UK automotive remanufacturer to offer this lifetime warranty.
Thursday, 27th October 2011
BBA-reman repairs and remanufactures ABS modules, ECUs, power steering parts, throttle bodies, air mass meters and common rail diesel pumps. Chris Swan, Owner and Managing Director of BBA-reman explains, "Ideally parts last the lifetime of the car, but in reality most of them donít. What our customers get from us is peace of mind. Once they buy the part or repair, they donít need to worry again for the lifetime of their vehicle." Chris went on to mention that the norm in the marketplace is to offer a two year warranty for brand new parts and remanufacturersí warranties varying between three months and two years. Keith Costa, Director of Engineering at BBA-reman follows on by saying, "Itís a low risk decision for us. We have a multinational team of several engineers who research and find solutions to thousands of problems with electronic automotive parts. We often use upgraded components and/or improve on the original design to prevent future failures." Established in 1998, by CEO Chris Swan, BBA-reman is a specialist automotive remanufacturer with offices in eleven countries. They are also dedicated to supplying automotive information through their Forum, Auto Mine, Good Garages, and common failures on their website.
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