Examination of the goods has been made by or on behalf of the purchaser and no warranty condition, description or representation on the part of the manufacturer is given or is to be implied or has been given from anything said or written in the negotiations between the parties or their representative beyond those mentioned below. Any statutory or other warrant condition, description or representation expressed or implied as to the goods is hereby expressly excluded.
In lieu, thereof the manufacturer undertakes to make good by repair or replacement at its option free of all charge during normal working hours. Any defects in the goods arising in the manufacturer’s opinion from faulty design, materials or workmanship which shall become apparent within a period of 24 months in the case of machines, and 12 months in the case of spares from the date of receipt of the goods. At the termination of which period, all liability on the manufacturer’s part ceases. Provided always and the above warranty is subject to the following conditions:
A. The manufacturer’s liability extents only to the repair or replacement and it accepts no liability for any consequential or other loss, damage or injury resulting directly or indirectly from any defect in the goods.
B. The manufacturers warranty does not extent to failures, defects or damage attributable to wear and tear, improper adjustments, neglect, and alteration of specification or accident.
C. All defective parts must be returned to the dealer immediately together with full particulars of the defects, the machine number, the hours worked and the date machine was supplied.
D. The manufacturers warranty does not extend to proprietary or other components not of its manufacture, but it will as far as possible pass to the purchaser any benefits of any guarantee given to the manufacturer in respect of such components.
E. In the event of the rejection by the manufacturer of any claim, the part or parts returned will be destroyed unless specific instructions to the contrary were given when part or parts were returned.
F. No claim will be considered if other than genuine parts manufactured by the manufacturer or its order and listed in its catalogue are used.
G. This warranty should only be construed as strictly limited in its application and is valid only in the country of purchase. If the goods shall change hands during the period of this warranty, this warranty will cease to have effect.
H. The manufacturer accepts no responsibility for damage by fire or accident of any kind to any goods returned under the terms of this warranty. The manufacturer does not accept responsibility for any accident occurring to such goods whilst on the premises.
I. This warranty shall cease to have effect if the purchaser removes, defaces or alters the manufacturer’s number plate (serial number) or any other numbers or marks affixed to any Groundsman Industries Ltd product.
J. In respect to machines sold which have been used since the date of manufacture for commercial, contract, hire, rental or demonstrator purposes, the warranty on this product is limited in duration to 12 months from the date of purchase.