This is to certify that ARNE'S Welding Ltd. warrants to the first purchaser only (hereinafter referred to as "Purchaser"), the described new trailer manufactured by it to be free from defects in materials and workmanship, when properly maintained, and under normal use and services which means the loading, unloading, and transportation of uniformly distributed legal loads of non corrosive cargo, adequately restrained and secured, in a manner which does not subject the trailer to strains or impacts greater than are imposed by normal use. Total weight of trailer and cargo must not exceed the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) set forth on the vehicle identification plate fastened to the trailer at the factory, and the loading of each axle must not exceed the Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) listed on the same plate.
Warranty shall be limited as follows; in the event that components built by ARNE'S Welding Ltd. prove defective in materials and workmanship, it shall be repaired or replaced at the option of ARNE'S Welding Ltd. (The Main Frame Rails for a period of 5 years, Cross members & Framing for a period of 1 year, Gravel Boxes for a period of 3 years, and other components built by ARNE'S Welding Ltd. for a period of 1 year.)
For applicable warrantable periods, see the Warranty Coverage Table. Components or parts thereof, manufactured by persons who supply ARNE'S Welding Ltd. are warranted to no greater extent than the warranty provided by such suppliers.
The sole and exclusive remedy of Purchaser under this warranty shall be the repair or replacement, at the option of ARNE'S Welding Ltd., of any part of said trailer which was furnished and installed by ARNE'S Welding Ltd. The part in question must have failed as a result of defect in materials or in workmanship. Such a failure must have taken place under normal and accepted working conditions. Transportation to and from the repair facility are to be borne by the purchaser.
Repairs under this warranty shall be at a repair facility designated by Arne's Welding Ltd. Using an unauthorized repair facility could result in the warranty claim being null and void.
The warranty described herein is in lieu of any and all other warranties, expressed or implied. No warranty of merchantability is made, and there are no warranties, which extend beyond the description of the face hereof. The warranty provisions described herein shall not apply to any trailer which shall have been repaired or altered, without the prior approval of Arne's Welding Ltd., in any way so as, in the judgment of Arne's Welding Ltd. to adversely affect its stability, reliability, or durability; neither shall the warranty provisions described apply to any trailer which has been subjected to misuse, abuse, neglect, accident or incident.
Defects in material and workmanship must be brought to the attention of Arne's Welding Ltd., using the Warranty Claims form, within 10 days of discovery, and any correction or repairs must be commenced within 30 days thereafter. A completed Warranty Claims form must be submitted or the claim could be denied.
The warranty described herein does not apply to, and Arne's Welding Ltd. makes no warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to:
- Parts, accessories, or other items manufactured by others which are used or installed on the trailer as a result of customer specifications; (Whatever warranty is given to Arne's Welding Ltd. on such items will be passed on to the Purchaser)
Items which, while not defective, are subject to fair wear and tear, because of which replacement may have to be made during the warranty period
ARNE'S Welding Ltd. and Purchaser agree that ARNES Welding Ltd. will have no liability for any cargo loss, usage loss, or other consequential or incidental damages alleged to have been caused by any defect in the trailer.
On any repair under warranty Arne's must be contacted and approval received in the form of a Warranty Purchase Order prior to any work commencing.
Warranty claims are subject to the following conditions: -
No claims will be paid that have not received prior authorization including a Warranty Purchase Order Number. - Arne's reserves the right to supply warranty parts. - Any invoices covering warranty parts and labour that in Arne's opinion is excessive will be paid on the basis of the costs for such labour and parts as if the work had been done at Arne's factory. - No warranty will be paid for until faulty parts have been returned prepaid for our inspection.
Warranty invoices must show the number of labour hours.
Arne's will or may pay labour on all authorized repairs at a pre-approved labour rate. - Warranty Request must be in writing. No verbal or telephone requests will be authorized. - Freight and shipping charges are not warranty. - Work is to be commenced not more than 30 days from failure date and completed to factory specifications. - Arne's Welding Ltd. must authorize repairs or services before they are performed. - Arne's Welding Ltd. will pay a specified labour allowance amount for repair or replacement as determined by Arne's Warranty Personnel. - Costs and procedures will be determined at that time. Some factory instructions may be required and must be followed to completion. Service provider must complete the work as instructed.