Can my insurer require me to use non-OEM Replacement crash parts for the repair of my car?

NO – No insurer shall require the use of non-OEM (non-Original Equipment Manufacturer) replacement crash parts in the repair of an automobile unless:
The parts are at least equal to the original equipment manufacturer parts in terms of quality, safety, fit and performance; and
Insurers specifying the use of non-OEM replacement crash parts shall pay the cost of any modifications to the parts which may become necessary to effect the repair;
Insurers specifying the use of non-OEM replacement crash parts warrant that such parts are of like kind, quality, safety, fit and performance as OEM replacement crash parts.

Comment on this FAQ

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *