HOT WHEELS COLLECTORS FAQ
Online Account Inquiries
Why do I need a password when I create an account?Your password is an extra level of security for the private information you give us, and will help protect against any unauthorized changes to your account after you complete the registration process.
How do I make changes to my account information?You can change your information by clicking on “Login” at the top of the page. Log in to update your billing or shipping addresses, and more.
How do I log out of my account?Be sure to click on "Account" in the upper-right corner of your screen. You will then be able to “Sign Out”.
I forgot my password! What should I do?On the Log In page, click on “Forgot your password?”. Please do not call Customer Service to obtain your password. It can only be reset through the website using the "Forgot your password?" link.
Placing an Order
What forms of payment do you accept?We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards. You must be 18 or older to order. We cannot accept money orders, purchase orders, cash, or checks for online orders.
Can I purchase gift cards?We do not offer gift cards at this time.
What kind of sales tax do I have to pay when I order?Any applicable state and local taxes will appear in your order during checkout.
Can I bill my order to an international address?Your billing address can be located in the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and territories of the United States, Canada, and any of the countries listed in the “Country” field that appears on the shipping page of your checkout process. All prices on the Hot Wheels Collectors Online Store are shown in U.S. dollars (USD).
Can I place my order by phone?We’re sorry. We cannot accept orders via phone. All orders must be placed online.
Can I email my order?We're sorry. We cannot accept orders via email. Sending personal information, especially your credit card, through email is not safe or secure, and this method should not be used.
Are there special savings available for online orders?We occasionally run online specials and promotions. Check back often, or sign up for email notifications for these events! Scroll to the bottom of the Hot Wheels Collectors home page where you will see “Stay in the Know.” Enter your email address, and click the Sign Up button to sign up for emails from HotWheelsCollectors.com.
What if an item I ordered is not in stock?We'll inform you if an item is out of stock and no longer available. If no longer available, you will be refunded for the item. If an item is back-ordered, it will be shipped as soon as it becomes available. You will not be charged for any additional shipping fees for orders that involve multiple shipments due to an item being back-ordered.
I had an item in my shopping cart, but when I went to check out, it was removed, and the item is now sold out. What happened?HotWheelsCollectors.com utilizes a virtual shopping cart in which items may be placed prior to check out. Items may be held in the shopping cart, but are not guaranteed to be available for purchase until the checkout process has been completed. An item is only guaranteed once the order is completely processed and a confirmation response is received.Like many other online shopping sites,
What are your shipping options and prices?Shipping page for details.Please see our
Can I send items to more than one shipping address?To ship items to more than one address, please create a separate order for each shipping address.
Changing an Order / Order Cancellations
How do I change or cancel an order?Returns page for details.Once an order is submitted, it cannot be changed or canceled. All orders, however, may be returned. (Non-returnable items are expressly noted.) See our
My order was canceled. Why are the charges still showing up on my account?All credit holds for canceled orders will clear from your credit card within 7 – 10 business days.
How do I know whether you’ve received my order?
Please do not call to check on your order status before two hours have passed. Our order system needs some time to process the information you send us, and our operators cannot access that information before the system is ready.
Why haven’t I received my order confirmation?In order to receive an email confirmation, you must submit a complete, accurate email address with your online order.
How long does it take to process an order and receive my package?Order Status page.Our goal is to ship your order as quickly as possible – subject to availability, receipt of payment, and credit authorization. We’ll inform you if an item is out of stock. If an item is back-ordered or on pre-order, it will be shipped as soon as it becomes available. In addition to receiving a confirmation email and an email notifying you when your order has shipped, you can view the status of your order using the
How do I check on the status of my order?Click here to check the status of your order. Please note that it may take up to 24 hours for new order information to appear online.
How do I return or exchange something I purchased from the Hotwheels Collectors? Please see our Returns page for details.
I live outside the U.S. How do I return an item(s)?contact us.If you require assistance with a return, please
My return is in multiple boxes. How many mailing labels do I need?Each box requires a separate label with a unique tracking number. Please generate a label for each box.
Can I track my package if I use your return label?If you would like to track your return, copy the tracking number on your label. Packages can be tracked at FedEx.com.
What happens if I want to exchange an item that is sold out or no longer available?We will offer a refund for the purchase price plus applicable sales tax of the item(s) being returned. Shipping and processing fees are non-refundable. (Non-returnable and non-exchangeable items are expressly noted.)
How long will it take to process my return or exchange?Please allow a minimum of 3 – 4 weeks for your request to be processed once it has been received.
I am having technical issues on your site. What should I do? We recommend you clear your browser history (cache/cookies). Once you've done this, close your browser, reopen it, and try again.contact us with the following information:If you are still experiencing problems, please
- The type of computer you are using (PC or Macintosh)
- The operating system and version (Windows 7/8/NT/2000/Me/XP, Mac)
- The web browser you are using (Microsoft Edge, Safari, Firefox, Chrome, etc.), including the browser version number.
- The date of your visit to the website
- The specific error message you saw, if any.
- A detailed description of what happened.
Site Policies & Info
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