Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. warrants to the original purchaser that Dalmatian reconditioned SCBA and SCBA cylinder products, the "Equipment", will be free from defects in materials and workmanship, normal wear and tear excepted, subject to ALL restrictions and limitations described in this document, for a period of 120 months from the date of purchase, or until the end of the legal service life of the cylinder, whichever is less. Any part found by Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. to be defective in material or workmanship within the stated warranty period will be replaced or repaired without charge for parts and labor subject to those limitations. Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc.'s sole liability under this warranty shall be to replace or repair defects in materials and workmanship.
The Equipment subject to this Warranty Agreement is used and Buyer acknowledges and agrees that Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. is not a manufacturer, supplier or distributor of the Equipment. Other than the warranty described above Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. makes no warranties, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or with respect to patent or copyright infringement, title or the like.
Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. offers a free visual inspection and function test after 24 months (shipping charges will apply). This free visual inspection and function test is required every 24 months to keep the warranty in effect for the duration of the warranty period.
Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. transfers to Buyer all warranties, if any, made by the original manufacturer, subject to original terms and conditions. The Buyer shall comply with and enforce such warranties. Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. is not liable to Buyer for any modification or rescission of any such original manufacturer warranties.
RESTRICTIONS AND LIMITATIONS
This warranty applies to all components of the SCBA products (the Equipment) including all accessories and optional equipment purchased and supplied at the time of original sale of the SCBA products, EXCEPT as limited herein.
No Consequential Damages
Consequential damages, lost productive hours, inconvenience and contingent liabilities are not covered under this warranty. Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc.'s sole liability under this warranty shall be to replace or repair defects in materials and workmanship.
No Outside Repairs or Alterations
THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT APPLY TO DEFECTS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY ANY REPAIRS OF OR ALTERATIONS TO THE SCBA PRODUCTS MADE BY OWNER OR ANY THIRD PARTY. Only persons specifically authorized by Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. shall perform warranty work on the Equipment. Any work performed by unauthorized persons shall void this warranty.
No Misuse or Lack of Maintenance or Normal Wear
Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc. does not warrant failure of parts or components resulting from misuse, improper adjustment, lack of proper maintenance or from general wear. During normal usage, the materials on the interior of some cylinders may develop minor pits which are acceptable under the DOT regulations covering hydrostat testing at the time of original delivery of cylinder to customer. Customer acknowledges that some pitting is acceptable and not a warrantable item.
No Shipping Damage
Damage to the Equipment while being transported by a third party carrier is specifically excluded from this warranty.
No Elastomeric or Rubber Parts or Lenses
This limited warranty does not extend to expendable parts such as, but not limited to, any elastomeric (rubber) components, face piece lenses, gauge lenses and other plastic or elastomeric (rubber) parts since they can be affected adversely by excess exposure to heat, sun water or to other corrosive chemicals.
No Wires, Cables, Connectors or Electronics
Dalmatian fire limits warranty of cables, wires, connectors and other electronic components to 90 days as these as these can normally corrode, degrade, fray and lose connectivity during the extreme usage in fire fighting situations.
No Original Manufacturer Exclusions
Items specifically excluded from Manufacturer's original warranty are also specifically excluded from this warranty.
Replace or Repair Only
Dalmatian Fire Equipment, Inc.'s. Obligation under this warranty is limited to replacing or repairing (at Dalmatian Fire Equipment's option) the SCBA, SCBA cylinder or SCBA components that are determined to be defective by our authorized Dalmatian Fire Equipment technicians. Only approved Dalmatian Fire Equipment technicians are authorized to perform warranty obligations.
This warranty is applicable to the original buyer and cannot be transferred to subsequent owners.
Void if Serial Number Defaced
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY BECOMES VOID IF THE SERIAL NUMBER AFFIXED TO THE SCBA/CYL IS REMOVED, OBLITERATED OR DEFACED. Should our technicians deem the malfunction a result of an accident, alterations, misuse or abuse, the repairs will not be covered by the limited warranty and the customer will then be responsible for all shipping and repair cost. Written notification will be provided before repairs are made in the event customer is deemed responsible.
Serial Number Verification Required
PLEASE RETAIN THE POSICHECK TEST RESULTS FOR THE AIR PACKS AND PACKING SLIP FOR THE CYLINDERS AS THEY CONTAIN THE SERIAL NUMBERS OF THE UNITS AND WILL BE NEEDED TO CONFIRM THE WARRANTY.
WITHIN 120 MONTHS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE ANY DEFECTIVE PRODUCT SHOULD BE RETURNED TO DALMATIAN FIRE EQUIPMENT, INC WITH: 1) A RETURN AUTHORIZATION NUMBER (which can be obtained by calling 970-278-1500); and 2) PROOF OF PURCHASE SHOWING SERIAL NUMBERS (which are shown on the Posi-Check test results for SCBA's and on the original packing slip for Cylinders). AFTER RECEIVING THE PRODUCT(S) DALMATIAN WILL MAKE FINAL DETERMINATION OF WHETHER THE PRODUCT IS COVERED BY THE LIMITED WARRANTY. IF THE DAMAGES ARE CAUSED BY ACCIDENT, ALTERATIONS, MISUSE OR ABUSE, AS DEEMED BY OUR TECHNICIANS, DALMATIAN WILL SEND YOU AN ESTIMATE FOR REPAIRS AND CHARGE YOU FOR RETURN SHIPPING. IF THE DEFECTS ARE COVERED UNDER THE LIMITED WARRANTY, DALMATIAN FIRE EQUIPMENT, INC. WILL REPAIR OR REPLACE THE ITEMS AND RETURN THEM TO YOU WITH SHIPMENT PREPAID IF IN THE US OR CANADA.
Revised 28 May 2008