11 NCAC 04 .0426             LIKE KIND AND QUALITY

No insurer shall require the use of an after market part in the repair of a motor vehicle unless the after market part is at least equal to the original part in terms of fit, quality, performance and warranty.  Insurers specifying the use of after market parts shall include in the estimate the costs of any modifications made necessary by the use of after market parts.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 58-2-40;

Eff. April 1, 1989.