American Honda offers remanufactured parts for certain items, starters, alternators, power steering pumps/racks among other items. American Honda’s remanufactured parts programs aim is to provide customers with high-quality, competitively priced parts. All remanufactured parts have a core charge applied to the selling price. They vary depending upon what type of parts they are. All remanufactured part numbers will end wih "RM". To ensure credit the following procedures must be followed. These do not apply to automatic transmissions, audio, navigation, RES, or i-MID units.
- All cores must be returned in the box in which you received the remanufactured part.
- All cores must be shipped back to AcuraHondaPartsHub at 9399 Autoplex Dr Montclair Ca 91763.
- Shipping cost is the responsibilty of the customer. Must be shipped with a carrier that provides tracking.
- All cores must be a Honda Genuine original equipment part. Original equipment manufacturer: A/C compressor: Champion, Sanden or Denso. Alternators: Denso, Mitsubishi, Remy or Isuzu. Driveshaft: GKN, Champion Parts, Autocraft Industries, NTN Bearing or Honda. Power Steering Pump/Rack: American Showa. Starters: Denso, Mitsuba, Mitsubishi or Isuzu.
- Cores that have been remanufactured by the aftermarket will not be accepted. For quality purposes American Honda does not remanufacture aftermarket remanufactured cores. A painted core is one way to identify that a core was remanufatured by the aftermarket.
- All fluids must be drained. All shipping plates, inlet covers must be replaced on the core before shipping back. Packages with leaking fluid are not accepted by carriers. AcuraHondaPartsHub will not assume responsibility for the shipping of a hazardous item.
- Cores must be fully assembled and be free of external damage( no cracks, chips,breaks or bent shafts).
- Cores cannot be seized ( pulley, armature, pinion shaft). Cores that are seized cannot be remanufactured to original equipment specifications.
- The core returned must be an identical exchange for the remanufactured part purchased.