Terms & Conditions
Welcome to QEP.CO.ZA (“QEP”). By accessing QEP you are agreeing to the following terms, which are designed to make sure that QEP works for everyone. QEP is provided to you by Quick Engine Parts RSA (PTY) LTD, also referred to below as “QEP”.
You agree to the following conditions of use of QEP and that you will not:
violate any laws;
violate the Posting Rules;
post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material;
be false or misleading;
infringe any third-party right;
distribute or contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm QEP or the interests or property of QEP users;
impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of QEP;
copy, modify, or distribute any other person’s content without their consent;
use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access QEP and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;
harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent;
bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to QEP.
Abuse : You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to QEP and any consequences that may result from your post. We reserve the right at our discretion to refuse or delete or take-down content that we believe is inappropriate or breaching the above terms. We also reserve the right at our discretion to restrict a user’s usage of the site either temporarily or permanently, or refuse a user’s registration.
QEP and the QEP community work together to keep the site working properly and safe ,kindly report offensive content and policy breaches to us using the reporting system.
Marketplace : Without limitations we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content and take technical and legal steps to keep users off QEP if we believe that they are problematic or acting against our policies. However, we do not accept any liability for monitoring QEP or for unauthorized or unlawful content on QEP or use of QEP by users. You also recognize and accept that QEP is not under any obligation to monitor any data or content which is submitted to or available on the site.
Some of QEP’S features may display your ad on other sites that are part of QEP’S global community.. By using QEP, you agree that your ads can be displayed on these other sites.
Fees : Using QEP is generally free, but we charge for additional services. Charges are quoted in South African Rands, and may change them from time to time.
Our fees are non-refundable
Content : QEP contains content from us, you, and other users. QEP is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or via QEP is protected as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws and international conventions. You agree not to copy, distribute or modify content from QEP without our express written consent. You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in QEP. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes any aspect of QEP (other than your own content). When you give us content, you are granting us and representing that you have the right to grant us, a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights to that content.
Infringements :Do not post content that infringes the rights of third parties, This includes, but is not limited to, content that infringes on intellectual property rights such as copyright and trademark (e.g. offering counterfeit items for sale). Entitled parties, in particular the owners of copyright, trademark rights or other rights owned by third parties can report any offers which many infringe on their rights, and submit a request for this offer to be removed. If a legal representative of the entitled party reports this to us in the correct manner, products infringing on the intellectual property rights will be removed by QEP.
Reporting an infringement:
Kindly email us your complaint via the e-mail address provided.
Liability: QEP are not liable nor responsible for users postings.
We are not involved in transactions between users. Most content on QEP comes from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what is offered.
In no event do we accept liability of any description for the posting of any unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent information, or material of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law.
We cannot guarantee continuous, error-free or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected.
While we will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, we cannot guarantee this and we do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the availability of our services.
Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted we expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of QEP, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.
Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, delict, negligence, strict liability in delict, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the greater of (a) the total fees you pay to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) 100 South African Rands.
Nothing in these terms shall limit our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or the negligence of our agents or employees.
Personal Information. By using QEP, you agree that you are giving your consent to the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by QEP on our severs. You also agree consent to receive marketing communications unless you tell us that you prefer not receive such communications.
Security. In order to ensure the security and reliable operation of the site for all users, QEP reserves the right at its discretion to take whatever action it finds necessary to preserve the security, integrity and reliability of its network and back-office applications. Any user who commits any offences as stipulated by law) shall, notwithstanding criminal prosecution, be liable for all resulting liability, loss or damages suffered and/or incurred by QEP and its affiliates, agents and/or partners.
Resolution of disputes
If a dispute arises we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to the QEP Help page. We will consider reasonable requests to resolve the dispute through alternative dispute resolution rather than litigation.
Use of Map software.
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the “Software”), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
General. All Terms, Conditions & Policies stipulated on QEP constitute the entire agreement between QEP and you, superseding any prior agreements.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, this Agreement shall be governed and construed in all respects by the laws of South Africa. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against QEP.CO.ZA must be resolved by the courts of South Africa, and you and QEP both agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of Port Elizabeth , South Africa.
If we don’t enforce any particular provision, we are not waiving our right to do so later. If a court strikes down any of these terms, the remaining terms will survive. We may automatically assign this agreement in our sole discretion in accordance with the notice provision below.
Except for notices relating to illegal or infringing content, your notices to us must be sent by registered mail to Quick Engine Parts RSA (PTY) LTD, PO Box 211006 , Fig Tree 6033 South Africa. We will send notices to you via the email address you provide, or by registered mail. Notices sent by registered mail will be deemed received five days following the date of mailing.
We may update this agreement at any time, with updates taking effect when you next post or 30 days after we post the updated policy on the site, whichever is sooner. No other amendment to this agreement will be effective unless made in writing, signed by users and by us.
If you have clicked and entered your details in one of these links, please change your QEP password immediately.
If there is anything you feel suspicious about with regards to emails received and questionable adverts on our site please contact us for further assistance.