Warranty

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE

USE:

E-Z TRENCHER IS DESIGNED TO TRENCH IN SOIL ONLY. ANY OTHER USE IS AT THE RISK OF THE OWNER.

PRICES:

Prices are subject to change without notice and will be invoiced at prices in effect on date of order.

CHANGES:

E-Z TRENCH MANUFACTURING, Inc. reserves the right to discontinue items, change specification, design, or prices at any time, without notice and without incurring any obligation whatsoever.

FREIGHT POLICY:

All orders are F.O.B., Loris, South Carolina, USA. Title to goods and risk of loss passed in Loris, South Carolina.

DAMAGED OR LOST SHIPMENTS:

All shipments must be carefully inspected. In case of damaged or loss, accept the shipment, but have carrier note damages or loss on delivery receipt. If it is concealed damage, call carrier for inspection. Make claim for damage with carrier.

LIMITED WARRANTY:

The E-Z Trench®er is warranted against defects in workmanship or materials for a period of one year from the date of purchase except for blade bits, belts and bearings, which are not warranted. This warranty covers replacement of parts only, no consequential damages are covered. In the event of a warranty claim contact E-Z Trench® Manufacturing Company, Inc. This warranty does not include products which have been subject to improper use, or application, or misuse, neglect or accident; nor does it attend to products which have been repaired or altered by other than E-Z Trench Manufacturing Company, Inc. All warranty repairs are F.O.B., Loris, SC, U.S.A. E-Z Trench® Manufacturing Company, Inc. will not be responsible for any transportation charges.

THERE IS NO OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTY. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDED THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE EXCLUDED. LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES UNDER ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUDED TO THE EXTENT THAT EXCLUSION IS PERMITTED BY LAW.

Some states do not allow limitation on how long an implied warranty lasts, and some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation and exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to state.

E-Z Trench® Manufacturing Company, Inc. does not warrant the engine but the purchaser must look to engine manufacturer for the warranty of the engine.

NORMAL WEAR:

Warranty will not cover repair where normal use has exhausted the life of a part. Trenchers, like all mechanical devices, need periodic parts replacement and service to perform well. It should be remembered that the service life of any trencher is dependent on the care it receives and the conditions under which it has to operate. Trenchers operate in harsh conditions, which can cause what appears to be premature wear. Such wear, when caused by rocks or other abrasive material, is not covered by warranty.

E-Z TRENCH WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER ABUSE OR NEGLECT:

1. Bent or broken parts; Such damage is normally the result of abuse, such as striking a solid object with the cutting blade.

2. Broken parts, which results from excessive vibration caused by loose engine mounting, loose cutting blades, unbalanced blades, improperly attaching equipment to trencher, overspeeding or abuse in operation.

3. Misuse, neglect, improper operation, damage or abuse.

4. Alteration or removal of name plates or serial numbers.

5. Modification or change of this product outside the factory.

STANDARD TERMS:

1. C.O.D./F.O.B., Loris, SC, USA

2. Cash, money order, certified check, or wire transfer with order.

3. 30 day with approved credit.

All sales are final with no right to return, price protection or implied consignment. No person, including agent, representative, or employee of E-Z TRENCH MANUFACTURING, Inc. is authorized to assume for E-Z TRENCH MANUFACTURING, Inc. any obligation or liability concerning terms or conditions of sale other than that expressly stated herein. EFFECTIVE MARCH 1,1985