To keep your car running smoothly and your family safe, it’s important to only use authorized car parts. Or at least that’s what automotive makers would have you believe. These funny ads were created by Canadian ad agency Wax:

“We needed to get honda owners to appreciate the value of using genuine Honda parts in their vehicles… we demonstrated — with toys — what it looks like when you don’t use genuine parts. It was an original yet relevant way to get our message out.”

More info: (h/t: designtaxi)

Volkswagen ran a similar campaign in 2013: