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Terms of Use

Thank you for visiting the bfgoodrich.co.za website (the “Site”). Please read carefully these Terms of Use before using this Site. By using this Site you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, please do not use this Site. We may revise these Terms of Use at any time and without notice to you.

Intended Audience and Use

BFGoodrich, a brand of Michelin Tyre company South Africa Proprietary Limited (“Michelin”), provides this Site for the lawful use of its customers, employees and members of the general public who are over the age of 13 and are residents of South Africa. Michelin makes no representation that the materials and products contained or displayed on this Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access the site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Use Of Site Content

This site contains Michelin’s trademarks and copyrighted materials, including trade names, logos, photographs, documents and software. You are only authorized to use this material for personal, non-commercial purposes, including downloading and printing of materials, so long as this copyright permission notice is included in all such printed copies. No rights or licenses to the material or any portion thereof are granted, explicitly or impliedly, and you may not modify the material in any way without the prior written permission of Michelin. We enforce our intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.

If you intend to use any of the materials on this Site for other than private, non-commercial purposes, you must first obtain written permission from Michelin.

Links To Third Party Websites

This Site may provide links to third-party websites or resources. These links are provided solely as a convenience for you. Michelin has no control over these third-party websites and resources and makes no endorsement or representation about these websites, or the accuracy of the information and materials, advertising, products, services, or the results that you may obtain by using them. If you decide to access such third-party websites, you acknowledge that you do so entirely at your own risk.

Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitations of Remedies

We endeavour to provide accurate and up-to-date information on this Site. However, the entire Site is provided to you on an “AS IS” basis, and any use of this Site is entirely at your own risk. We make no representations or warranties, express or implied with respect to this Site or its operation. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTY OF QUALITY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. In no event, including but not limited to its own negligence, shall Michelin be liable for any damages, including but not limited to consequential or indirect damages, arising out of the use of or inability to use this Site. Consequential and indirect damage shall include but not be limited to loss of profits, loss of goodwill, and wasted expenditure. The information provided on this Site is of a general nature. Tire usage recommendations may be affected by factors such as geographic locale, vehicle age and condition, and personal driving habits. Please consult your authorized tire dealer or representative before making any purchasing decisions.

Michelin reserves the right to change or delete any of the posted information without any prior notice. Also, Michelin may suspend or discontinue the services of this site at its sole discretion. Michelin shall not be liable for any damage caused by information changes or deletions, or Site suspension or discontinuation.

Michelin makes no representation or warranty that any material, images or files obtained from or through this website are free from computer viruses or other faults or defects. It is your responsibility to take customary precautions against computer viruses.

Consumer Reviews

Some of our web pages may provide access to a message board under the title “User Tyre Ratings & Reviews” that permits consumers to share their views and experiences concerning our products. Michelin does not sponsor, support, or endorse comments that are posted on this message board. Submitters are solely responsible for comments that they submit, and must abide by these Terms of Use, and the Terms of Use and any other policies of PowerReviews, the third party that collects those comments.

  • Your comment must not contain any statement that is false, inaccurate, or misleading.
  • Your comments must not violate any law.
  • Your comments must not be defamatory, libelous, obscene, hateful, threatening, harassing, sexist, or racially, ethnically or religiously biased or offensive.
  • You must not be compensated or granted any consideration by Michelin, any affiliate of Michelin, or any third party, for submitting a comment.
  • Your comment must not infringe the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights (legal or moral) of any third party.

Although Michelin does not have an obligation to police, monitor, or evaluate submitted comments, it reserves the right to remove any comment from its website that violates these guidelines or that it deems inappropriate for any reason.

Our Commitment to Privacy

Michelin is committed to protecting the privacy of your personally identifiable information. Please consult our Privacy Policy for more information.

Governing Law

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of the Republic of South Africa and the user and Michelin agree to submit any dispute arising out of the use of this website to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Johannesburg, South Gauteng Province, the Republic of South Africa.

Effectiveness

These Terms of Use are effective as of the 1st September 2013.

Invalidity

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions which shall remain in full force and effect.

Non-Waiver

Michelin’s omission to exercise any right under these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of any such right.