2017

 

APPLESTONE VEHICLE WARRANTY INFORMATION

 

New Zealand

 

 

PRE –DELIVERY INSPECTION FORM WITH WARRANTY REGISTRATION

 

  

                                                                IMPORTED AND DISTRIBUTED BY

 

TRANSPORT AND MARINE LTD

 P.O. BOX 12166 AHURIRI

 NAPIER

 

 

 

APPLESTONE VEHICLE LIMITED WARRANTY INFORMATION

  

 

VEHICLE OWNERS RESPONSBILITY

 

·         Vehicle owners must properly use, maintain and care for their vehicle as defined in the Owner’s  Manual.

 

·         Owners must service their vehicle as defined in the Owner’s Manual. 

 

·         Owners must maintain all service records of work performed on their vehicle. 

 

·         Only an authorized Applestone dealer or service center can perform warranty repairs.

 

·         Periodic service and inspections are considered regular maintenance and not reimbursable. 

 

·         All warranty repairs require authorization by Transport and Marine Ltd.

 

·         Vehicle owners MUST break in their vehicle as defined in the owner’s manual or the vehicle warranty requests will   become subject to non-approval.

 

·         Warranty period starts from date of purchase by the customer.

 

 

 

INHERENT RISKS

 

ATTENTION. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE USE OF MOTORIZED VEHICLES CAN BE DANGEROUS  AND MAY LEAD TO SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.  These inherent risks and dangers may be caused by  buyer's own actions or inactions,    the actions or inactions of others participating or not participating in  the activity, the condition in which the activity takes place, or the negligence of others. There may be  additional risks, including social and economic loss, either      known or unknown to Purchaser, not readily  foreseeable, and buyer fully accepts and assumes responsibility for all  such risks, losses, costs, and  damages incurred as a result of Purchaser's participation in riding activities, AS EVEN     PROPER  OPERATION AND USE OF A MOTORIZED VEHICLE MAY NOT PREVENT SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH. 

 

 

 

DEALER AND SERVICE CENTER NOTIFICATION

 

·         The dealer or service centre is required to submit a warranty claim form advising of the issue.

 

·         All warranty work must be first approved by Transport and Marine Ltd.

 

·         Warranty parts and labour compensation do not cover vehicles for commercial and rental  purposes.

 

·         Warranty parts and labour compensation do not cover the vehicle that is misused and abused.

 

·        All warranty work is to be carried out at a nominated dealers site. Transport to and from the warranty site is not covered under warranty. 

 

 

APPLESTONE VEHICLE WARRENTY PARTS COVERAGE AND NON-COVERAGE

 

COVERAGE TABLE:

Parts covered

 

Description

 

 

Coverage Period

Motor:

   

Engine* (Details Below)

 

12 month Limited

Drivetrain Componants:

Transmission

 

 

12 month Limited

Exhaust:

   

Muffler, Manifold

 

 

12 month Limited

Suspension:

 

Shocks, Differential

 

 

12 month Limited

Electrical:

 

EFI, Wire Harness, ECU, CDI, Regulator

12 month Limited

Clutch:

   

CVT/secondary clutch

 

12 month Limited

Battery:

   

Battery

   

 

6 month  Limited

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL PARTS NOT COVERED UNDER WARRANTY

 

 

 

 

Non-Warranty Parts

 

Description

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fluids

 

 

Engine Oil; Transmission Oil; Brake Fluid

     

 

Electrical

 

 

Spark Plugs; Spark Plug Wire (High-Voltage Wire); Head Light Housing;

 

 

 

 

Tail Light Housing; All Light Bulbs; Front and rear Fuses

 

 

Fuel System

 

Fuel Injectors; Carburetors

       

 

Filters

 

 

Oil Filter; Air Filter; Fuel Filters

 

 

 

 

Cables

 

 

Shift Cables; Throttle Cables; Brakes Cables; Reverse Cables

 

 

Brake System

 

Disc Brakes; Front & Rear Brake Pads; Front & Rear Brake Calipers

 

Operating

 

Steering Wheel; Steering Stem Bearings; Motor Mount Bushings; Foot

 

Components

 

Pedals; Front & Rear Tires / Front & Rear Rims; Belts; Drive Chain;

 

 

 

 

Clutch Lever

 

 

 

 

 

 

Body Components

 

Rubber & Plastic Body Components; Plastic Fenders; Windshield;

 

 

 

 

Roof Top; Dump Bed; Front Bumper; Front Grill

 

 

 

Accessories

 

Floor Boards; CD Player & Speakers; Winch; Mirrors; Seat; Seat Belts;

 

 

 

 

Seat Boards;                                                          

   

 

 

 

 

Additional Options: Roof LED Lights; Snow Plow;

   

 

 

 

 

Any Other Part That Is Considered Wear & Tear

 

 

 

 

 

 

  *ENGINE:  The coverage includes all internal lubricated parts, i.e. Pistons, piston rings, piston pins, connecting  rods, rod bearings, camshaft, camshaft bearings, timing chain, crankshaft, crankshaft main bearings,  oil pump, water       pump, valves, valve springs, valve guides, valve seats, valve lifters and valve push  rods. Additionally, the engine head and cylinder will only be covered if damage is caused solely as a  result of the mechanical failure of one or more         internal lubricated components listed above. (Broken  gears, any damage from outside impacted will not be covered)

 

*ENGINE CASE:  The Engine case itself will only be covered if the damage caused was solely as a result of the             mechanical failure of one or more of the internal lubricated components listed above. 

 

 Your claim may be denied under the following circumstances as misuse:    

 

EXAMPLES OF MISUSE OR ABUSE OF THE VEHICLE 

 

● Jumping 

 

● Stunt ridding 

 

 ● Modification of any kind 

 

● Racing 

 

● Riding at constant wide open throttle 

 

● Unit is used as a rental 

 

● Damage is caused by an accident 

 

● Product is used in a manner that it is not designed for 

 

● Inexperienced rider abuse 

 

● Improper adjustment\operation of the clutch, i.e. dragging, causing premature burning of the  friction plates 

 

● Improper adjustment\operation of brakes 

 

● Improper gear engagement, i.e. engaging reverse will travelling forward 

 

● Improper maintenance 

 

● Lack of routine maintenance 

 

● Repairs performed are done by yourself, not a professional technician or your dealer 

 

● Use of incorrect lubricants 

 

● Improper initial set up 

 

●Use of aftermarket parts for repair    

 

THIS AGREEMENT AND LIMITED WARRANTY IS VOID IF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING IS  TRUE: 

 

THE CUSTOMER DOES NOT USE A PROFESSIONAL MECHANIC (ENGINE REPAIR SHOP,  MOTORCYCLE SHOP, OR AUTO REPAIR SHOP) OR AN AUTHORIZED APPLESTONE DEALER TO CONDUCT  SERVICE WORK AS DEFINED IN THE OWNERS MANUAL.  

 

● DAMAGE IS CAUSED BY AN ACCIDENT. 

 

●CUSTOMER FAILS TO FOLLOW THE MINIMUM MAINTENANCE AND BREAK­IN REQUIREMENTS  NOTED  BY THE 

 

MANUFACTURER, AND FAILS TO PROVIDE PROPER SERVICE DOCUMENTS. 

 

● THE DAMAGE TO THE PRODUCT IS CAUSED DURING SHIPPING OR TRANSPORTING. 

 

 ● PRODUCT IS USED IN A MANNER WHICH IT WAS NOT DESIGNED FOR. 

 

● THE PRODUCT IS MODIFIED IN ANYWAY. 

 

● THE PRODUCT IS USED IN RENTAL OR COMMERCIAL BUSINESS. 

 

  

 

 HANDLING OF WARRANTY CLAIMS:

 

 

 

FOR ENGINE AND PARTS:

 

All Parts warranty issues must be processed through the dealer where your product was purchased. If  you  cannot   reach your dealer, you must produce a copy of your original invoice showing the model number, vehicle        identification number and date of purchase on the invoice, as well as a copy of your  Consumer  Vehicle Delivery,       Inspection and warranty registration form  before we can warranty your  vehicle directly. All defective parts must be inspected by the dealer for verification of defect.  Transport and Marine Ltd reserves the right to decline any warranty claim based on the criteria listed in the COVERAGE AND LIMITATIONS portion of this warranty.   

 

 

 

 LIMITED WARRANTY TRANSFERABILITY: 

 

 THIS WARRANTY IS NOT TRANSFERABLE.     NO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR AGREEMENTS:   THERE ARE NO AGREEMENTS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED INCLUDING WARRANTIES   OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT. THE IMPORTER  SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PAYMENT OF DAMAGES, OTHER  THAN THE SUMS SPECIFIED IN THIS AGREEMENT AND LIMITED WARRANTY, FOR INCIDENTAL OR  CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING  FROM INJURY, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF TIME, RENTAL  VEHICLES, PROFITS, OR INCOME TO THE CUSTOMER AS A  RESULT OF A FAILURE OF ANY  COMPONENT OR PART.