At MAHLE, we are committed to always treating one another with respect and acting professionally – this also applies to communication over social media platforms. Please observe the following general rules which apply to all official social media appearances of the MAHLE Group:

  • Please treat others like you would like to be treated.
  • Remember that you are communicating with real people.
  • You may use hard arguments to support your viewpoint, but do not personally attack anyone or engage in ad hominem arguments.
  • Insults, sexual innuendos and sexist or racist comments of any type are forbidden.
  • Rights of third parties, copyrights in particular have to be respected.

Please note that comments and posts that were not published by representatives of the MAHLE Group, or by persons who have been officially authorized, solely reflect the personal opinion of the commentator. MAHLE cannot be held liable for the accuracy or completeness of content or external links.

If you feel mistreated by other users or find violations of this code of conduct on our web pages, please contact us at

In the event of a violation of these rules, we reserve the right to delete posts or comments. In extreme cases, we have to block users. In particular, this applies in the following cases:

  • Posting racist remarks, hate propaganda, or any form of sedition
  • Posting sexist contents or any form of pornography
  • Machine-generated posts
  • Offering goods or services (commercial or private)
  • Insulting and derogatory comments
  • Violations of third party rights, in particular of copyrights
  • Inciting violence against persons, institutions or companies