Limited Road Hazard Warranty
What is Covered?
1. “Road Hazard Failure” is defined as the a tire that becomes unserviceable due to cuts, non-repairable punctures or impact damage. Wood Wheaton will repair tires with tread-face injuries in accordance with established RMA (Rubber Manufacturers Association) Standards.
2. This Warranty covers road hazard failures in passenger, performance, and light truck tires purchased from Wood Wheaton.
3. This Warranty is valid for sixty (60) months from the date of purchase or when the tire reaches 2/32 of an inch or less in remaining tread depth regardless of age. When a tire has 2/32 of an inch or less in tread depth, it is considered worn out.
4. This Warranty provides credit based upon remaining usable tread at the time of failure due to road hazard.
5. “Usable tread” is defined as the original tread depth of a tire less 2/32 of an inch (Tread wear indicators)
6. Credit is determined by multiplying the useable remaining tread by the current price of the tire.
7. This Warranty is a promise under certain conditions to give credit on a pro-rated basis towards the purchase of a new tire. This warranty does not imply the tires sold by Wood Wheaton meet certain specification or cannot fail. This Warranty does not replace or modify any original tire manufacturers warranty on material and workmanship.
What is Not Covered?
1. A tire that is damaged or has failed due to vandalism, an accident, commercial use, racing, off-road use, use of snow chains or studs, rapid or irregular wear will not be covered under the road hazard warranty.
2. A Tire that is damaged or has failed due to wear from worn mechanical components on the vehicle that are worn out or improperly serviced will not be covered under the road hazard warranty
3. Tires transferred from the vehicle on which they were originally installed
4. Loss of time, inconvenience, loss of use of vehicle or consequential damage.
Tire Care Recommendations
1. Have the air pressure in your tires checked by a tire professional at least once a month. Serious Injury may result from tire failure due to under inflation.
2. Always request that the air pressure in your tires be set to the tire or vehicle manufacturers specifications.
3. Do not overload your vehicle. Serious Injury may result from overloading your vehicle.
4. Read and follow all tire maintenance requirements outlined in the manufacturers warranty booklet provided at the time of purchase.
5. Fix -a-Flat produces should be avoided if possible. These products make a tire non-repairable.
6. If you are purchasing less than four (4) tires, Mount the new tires on the rear of the vehicle.
7. It is recommended to have your lug nuts re-tightened 100kilometres after your tires are serviced or replaced.
8. Request that your tire and rim assemblies are hand torqued with a calibration torque wrench to the vehicle manufacturers specifications.