418 Romford Road, London, E7 8DF 020 8472 1234

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF MOTOR VEHICLE REPAIR/INSPECTION AGREEMENT

  • M R MOTOR Services Ltd (M R MOTOR) will carry out the repairs and work (the work) in respect of the motor vehicle (goods).
  • The Customer will pay M R MOTOR the charges due in respect of the work and the parts and the materials supplied by M R MOTOR under this agreement. Unless otherwise agreed by M R MOTOR in writing, the Customer will pay the full amount due on the earlier of completion of the work or collection of the motor vehicle.
  • M R MOTOR is entitled to increase the charges paid by the Customer for any product or service provided under this agreement to include any value added tax payable by M R MOTOR in respect of the supply of that product or service.
  • If any amount payable by the owner is not paid by the due date
    • Interest on that amount at the rate of 8% over Basic Rate will be payable pursuant to the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest Act) 1998, as amended
    • Compensation for each invoice late paid pursuant to the Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2002, as amended
    • Debt recovery costs for our debt recovery company pursuant to the Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2013.
  • The Customer warrants that it is entitled to grant a lien, and hereby grants a general lien over the motor vehicle (including all its equipment accessories and contents) to secure the due payment of all charges claimed by M R MOTOR from the Customer, whether arising under this Agreement or otherwise, including but not limited to, storage charges, interest charges and any additional charges under clause 10.
  • If M R MOTOR exercises any lien or the customer fails to take delivery of the motor vehicle then, without prejudice to any other right or remedy available to M R MOTOR, M R MOTOR may:
    • Store the motor vehicle until actual delivery and charge the customer for the cost (including insurance) of storage at a rate of £10 plus VAT per day (or part thereof); or
    • Sell the motor vehicle at the best price readily obtainable and (after deducting all reasonable storage and selling expenses) account to the customer for the excess, or charge the customer for any shortfall below the price agreed; or
    • Return the motor vehicle to the customer and charge the customer for any costs incurred as a result of such return.
  • The Customer is personally liable for all amounts payable under this agreement, regardless of any insurance or other contractual arrangement it may have.
  • Unless otherwise agreed, M R MOTOR will complete the work in a reasonable time. If an estimated or specific time for completion is given by M R MOTOR, it will not be liable for circumstances beyond its control.
  • The Customer authorises M R MOTOR to order on its behalf any parts or material necessary to carry out the work. Unless otherwise agreed in writing, the Customer must pay to M R MOTOR the full cost of obtaining any such parts and materials (including any costs arising from currency fluctuations between the dates the parts and materials were ordered and paid for).
  • The employee or agents of M R MOTOR may test drive or carry out tests of the motor vehicle at M R MOTOR' discretion, and may, if requested by the owner, collect or re-deliver it where nominated by the Customer and M R MOTOR will not be liable to the Customer for any damage which occurs to or is caused by the motor vehicle during such driving or testing, unless it arises from the negligence of M R MOTOR or its employee or agents.
  • M R MOTOR will not, without the Customer's prior authorisation, carry out any work or supply any materials, which are not included or referred to in the work. However, the Customer may, in writing orally or by an agent authorise additional work to be performed or materials to be supplied. If additional work or materials are duly authorised, the Customer will be liable to pay for the additional work or materials the amount which is agreed at the time or authorisation or, failing such agreement, a reasonable sum.
  • M R MOTOR's liability in respect of faulty workmanship or defective parts is limited to direct rectification and the replacement or repair (at M R MOTOR' discretion) of defective parts free of charge. M R MOTOR will not be liable in any way for losses or claims arising directly or indirectly from the performance of its obligations under this Agreement.
  • All parts claimed by the Customer to be defective must be returned at the Customer's expense in order to establish the alleged defect before any replacement or repair must be undertaken.
  • This Agreement is governed by the law of England & Wales.
  • In this Agreement, where the context allows, references to a gender include the other genders, references to person include corporations and the singular includes the plural.