WOODWARD SERVICE WARNING
DANGERS OF USING NON-OEM PARTS OR NON-AUTHORIZED REPAIR SHOP
Equipment owners of Woodward can be subject to the use of non-Original Equipment Manufacturer (non-OEM) parts or non-authorize service facilities (non-ASF) to remanufacture their equipment. Such actions leave equipment owners with devastating consequences linked to rejected warranty and insurance claims, personnel safety events and premature product failure building up to a costly repair.
Therefore, utilizing Woodward’s regional ASF provides customers with factory warranty and complies with Woodward’s rigorous material specifications, testing procedures and certification agency specifications. This ensures safety of your personnel, full insurance reimbursements, full product warranty, along with maximizing the life and performance of your Woodward valve, actuator, or governor.
Below are visual examples of product failures subsequent of using non-OEM parts or incorrect repair performed by a non-ASF: