3M™ Dental Professionals

Lava restorations

Lava™ Crown & Bridge Solution

Warranty (by 3M Authorized Manufacturer Lab)

When you are investing in your tooth, you need to be assured that what you are getting is authentic 3M™ Zirconia Crowns milled out of 3M Lava Zirconia material. Your warranty card issued by Manufacturer Lab has an authentication label with a unique barcode. This barcode is matched to every 3M™ Lava Zirconia - Coping & Framework made and linked to an alpha-numeric code. This code can be used to verify that your 3M™ Lava Crown /Bridge is authentic. So you can be rest assured that your 3M™ Lava Crown /Bridge will stand the test of time.


The manufacturer lab warranty is valid only in INDIA and for the below list of 3M™ Lava™ Crown & Bridge Solutions:

  • Lava™ Premium-15 Years limited warranty*
  • Lava™ Classic-10 years limited warranty*
  • Lava™ Essential -5 years limited warranty*
  • Lava™ Esthetic Full contour Crowns - 10 years limited warranty*
  • 3M™ Monolith Contour Crowns - 5 years limited warranty*
  • 3M™ Translucent Full Contour Crowns -15 years limited warranty*

*The Manufacturer Lab warrants from the date of placement that copings or substructures made out of 3M™ Frame Zirconium Oxide will not break if fabricated using Certified Lab Equipment, which meets 3M™ strict compliance for approved indications and instructions for use for 3M™ Crowns and Bridges.

The Manufacturer Lab's sole obligation and the customer's sole remedy in the event of any breakage of the restoration, shall be limited to the repair or replacement of the milled and sintered framework, or manufacturer lab's option of reimbursing the cost of the milled and sintered framework at a fair market price. This warranty does not cover breakage resulting from accident or misuse, nor any additional costs such as but not limited to the cost of preparation or veneering.

3M Warranty

3M warrants that the Lava™ Zirconia Frame will be free from defects in materials and manufacture. 3M MAKES NO WARRANTIES INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. User is responsible for the determining the suitability of the product for users application. If Lava™ Zirconia Frame is defective within the warranty period, your exclusive remedy and 3M's sole obligation shall be to repair or replace the 3M product to the manufacturer Lab.

3M Limitation of Liability

Except where prohibited by law, 3M™ will not be liable for any loss or damages arising from these products, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential, regardless of the theory asserted, including warranty, contract, negligence or strict liability.

Information valid as of Nov 2017

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*Conditions apply - warranty provided as per terms mentioned in the warranty card