WARRANTY, REFUNDS & RETURNS

Absolutely. We are an authorised dealer of 3M Littmann® stethoscopes and therefore your item is covered from the date of purchase.

Littmann Stethoscope Warranty Information

The day you bought your Littmann stethoscope establishes its warranty start date. This date can be verified on your original purchase receipt.

If a material or manufacturing defect occurs during the warranty period, Littmann will repair your Littmann stethoscope free of charge, except in cases of obvious abuse or accidental damage.

Has the warranty expired? No worries. Littmann offer affordable Littmann stethoscope repairs that include replacing the tubing, eartubes, diaphragm, rim, nonchill sleeves and eartips. Replacement parts and accessories can be purchased at go.3m.com/littmannparts.

Warranty periods by model

Littmann® Master Cardiology™ Stethoscope – 7 Years

Littmann® Cardiology STC Stethoscope – 6 Years

Littmann® Cardiology III™ Stethoscope – 5 Years

Littmann® Classic III™ Stethoscope – 5 Years

Littmann® Master Classic II™ Stethoscope – 3 Years

Littmann® Classic II S.E. Stethoscope – 3 Years

Littmann® Classic II Infant Stethoscope – 3 Years

Littmann® Classic II Pediatric Stethoscope – 3 Years

Littmann® Electronic Stethoscope Model 3200 – 2 Years

Littmann® Electronic Stethoscope Model 3100 – 2 Years

Littmann® Select and Lightweight II S.E. Stethoscope – 2 Years

Littmann® Teaching Stethoscopes – 3 Years

Should a product be damaged at the time of delivery / collection, please notify us of such delivery / collection by contacting us through our contact page. Please include as much information as possible.

We will arrange to collect the product from you at no charge. Once we have inspected the product and validated your return, we will, at your choice, repair / replace the product as soon as possible (if such repair / replacement is possible) or credit your account with the purchase price of the product (or refund you if that is your preference). Credits and refunds are normally handled within 10 days of logging the return (bear in mind that refunds can take 1-4 working days to reflect in your account).

You will be able to return an unwanted product to us at no charge, provided:

  • it is undamaged and unused, with the original labels still attached;
  • it is in the original packaging it came in, which must be undamaged and in its original condition with all seals still intact .

Once we have inspected the product and validated your return, we will credit your account with the purchase price of the product within 30 days of the return (or refund you if that is your preference).

SHIPPING / COLLECTION

We have negotiated some of the best delivery rates with MDS Collivery, one of South Africa’s most reliable couriers.

Depending on your choice of service, rates will vary on your location.

Once we have received your order, it typically takes 24-48 hours to process and send your order.

Special Order items can take up to 5 weeks as we order these items directly from the USA. We try our very best to get these items sooner.

On the rare occasion that items are not available, we will notify you immediately.

Typically, we do not ship internationally. However, feel free to contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

ORDERING INFORMATION

We utilise PayFast to process all of our online transactions. PayFast is one of the largest payment gateways in South Africa and adhere to the strictest security guidelines.

Simply navigate to the product of your choice. Click on the “Add to cart” button to place the item in your basket. When you’re ready to checkout, click on the shopping basket icon in the top-right of the website and select the ‘Checkout’ button.

You will then need to provide us with the relevant contact and shipping details, select your preferred shipping method and then click on the ‘Pay Now” button.

You will then be redirected to PayFast’s secured payment page where you will be asked to provide your preferred method of payment. Don’t worry, this is completely secure. Once you’ve selected your payment method, you will be redirected to your order confirmation page.

This page will also be sent to you via email. Hang on to your order number so that we can help assist with any questions you may have.

You will receive a confirmation via e-mail that we have received your order. During the processing and shipping of your order you will also receive updates via email to ensure you’re always kept in the loop. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us through out contact page and be sure to let us know the order number you’re querying.

PAYMENT

Payment can be made via:

  • Debit & Credit Card
  • Snapscan, Zapper and MasterPass are also accepted
  • Instant EFT with Payfast – enables online shoppers with access to internet banking to make an internet banking transfer (EFT) that gets instantly verified. It can be used with six of South Africa’s biggest banks – FNB, ABSA, Standard Bank, Nedbank, Capitec Bank,Investec.

We utilise PayFast to process all of our online transactions. PayFast is one of the largest payment gateways in South Africa and adhere to the strictest security guidelines.

We do not store your credit card information.

Absolutely! And often more so than many other payment methods!

  • PayFast is PCI DSS Level 1 Service Provider (the highest level).
  • PayFast is developed with the same demands on security and performance as web sites used for banking services and share trading. Your account login, personal details, and all money transactions are secured using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology with high security 256 bit encryption.
  • Your sensitive financial information (like credit/debit card details) is never sent to the people you pay! So you can send money without sending your financial information! So you don’t need to worry about paying people you don’t know.
  • We make use of 3D Secure to further enhance the security of credit card transactions on PayFast.

See the security page on our website for more details of the exact security measures PayFast has in place.