Arbitration Rules - Effective August 1st 2015

Arbitration Rules - Effective August 1st 2015

WEST QUINCY AUTO AUCTION GENERAL POLICIES

  • Only licensed motor vehicle dealers or their authorized representatives may do business.
  • Retail customers are not allowed on auction premises
  • All vehicles consigned must be offered for sale on the auction block
  • All vehicles must be paid for on sale day
  • No drafts are allowed
  • It is the responsibility of buyers to observe the flashing announcement light and be aware of all announcements made from the auction block
  • Title Attached Sales: Selling dealer has 30 days from sale date to supply title to the auction. Buyers: do not sell or repair these vehicles until you receive the title
  • The auction is not a part of the contract of sale. The contract is between the seller and buyer only.
  • The auction reserves the right to refuse service to anyone.
  • All vehicles are at owner's risk. The auction is not liable for any damaged or stolen items, including, but not limited to ratios, keys, and after market equipment.
  • The auction assumes absolutely no responsibility for odometer mileage or the validity of the mileage statement provided by the seller.
  • No sale is final until the auction is paid. If any car is not accepted by the buyer, the car reverts back to the seller.
  • Buyers are bound to all "ifs" till 12:00 the next business day
  • Buyer is responsible for verifying serial number, model, year, and mileage reading on purchases before leaving sale. No vehicle will be offered for sale without VIN Plate intact.

ARBITRATION

  • Any arbitration must be initiated within one (1) hour, unless otherwise specified.
  • The arbitrator has the right to make a judgment call that may differ from the published policies, under certain circumstances.
  • In all cases the arbitration decision is final.

RIDE AND DRIVE

  • One (1) Hour to Ride and Drive any vehicle selling for $3000 and up only! Any vehicle over 200,000 miles is "As-Is".
  • Air conditioners are not covered
  • Any and all visible defects including body or hail damage, and cracked windshields are not arbitratable
  • Any visible dash light at time of sale are not arbitratable
  • Seller guarantees vehicle does not require mechanical repairs in excess of $600 mechanical parts. (Arbitrators' decision is final)

AUCTION GUARANTEE

  • Auction guarantees are vehicles selling for $3000 or more only!
  • Seller guarantees engine (bearings, crank, heads, block), transmission (no slips, no major leaks), -differential and driving axles (no bearing noise). Repairs on these items cannot exceed $600 mechanical parts. (Arbitrators' decision is final).

NOT GUARANTEED BY AUCTION GUARANTEE

  • Any visible light and message center
  • Spare tires and jacks
  • Alternators
  • Lifter noise
  • Air Conditioners
  • Steer racks
  • Backlash or U-joints
  • Electrical system
  • Windshield with visible cracks
  • Brakes and front suspension
  • Backlash in FWD vehicles
  • Drive axle boots
  • Blow by (engine)
  • Tires
  • Any repairs under $600 mechanical parts included on guaranteed units

AS IS

  • AS IS means no guarantee to mechanical condition. No exceptions
  • Vehicles selling for $3000 or less are sold AS IS regardless of selling light. Vehicles with previous salvage history are sold AS IS
  • All off block sales are sold as is
  • Recreational vehicles, boats, motorcycles, municipal vehicles, antique cars, trailers, and outboard motors are considered AS IS.

MUST BE ANNOUNCED....BEFORE SOLD BY SELLER

  • Title Attached (all states)
  • Salvage or previous salvage titles (all states)

72 HOUR TO ARBITRATE (IF NOT ANNOUNCED AT THE TIME OF SALE)

  • Flood vehicles
  • Frame, Unibody and Structural damage
  • Cracked blocks only
  • Arbitrator's decision final
  • All guarantees are those of the seller only. West Quincy Auto Auction makes no warranties implied or expressed.