WARRANTY STATEMENT - Continued
Regulatory Warranty: Our trailers are manufactured to conform to all applicable Federal Motor Vehicle
Safety Standards in effect on the date of manufacture. We do not warrant trailers to be in compliance with
any other federal, state or local laws, rules, regulations, or orders.
Specific Exclusions: Our limited warranty is subject to specific exclusions, and does not apply to any trailer
which has been: 1) subjected to or operated with loads which, at any time, have exceeded the trailer's rated
capacity or design limits, 2) repaired or altered outside our factory in any way so as, in our judgment, to
affect its stability or reliability. Please contact the factory prior to undertaking any repair or alteration
including welding, burning, or drilling holes on or in the frame of your Talbert Trailer, 3) subject to misuse,
negligence, accident, or has been operated in a manner expressly prohibited in the instruction, or not
operated in accordance with practices approved by Talbert Manufacturing, Inc.
Our Obligation: Under the specific warranties set forth above, our obligation is limited to making good at our
factory any trailer structure or Talbert Manufacturing, Inc. manufactured component which shall be returned
to us, transportation charges prepaid, up to five years after delivery of the trailer to the customer (one (1)
year in the case of Talbert Manufacturing, Inc. manufactured components) and which our examination
discloses to have been defective. Coverage of the trailer structure shall be in accordance with the schedule
set forth above. All warranty claims must be made immediately upon discovery to the Talbert Service/
Warranty Manager. Talbert shall not be obligated to pay for any repairs, alterations or parts which are made
prior to authorization from us.
Exclusive Warranty: This warranty is the exclusive warranty given for trailers sold by Talbert Manufacturing,
Inc. It is expressly in lieu of all other warranties, whether oral, written or implied, including the implied
warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, and of all other obligations or liabilities on
the part of Talbert Manufacturing, Inc. We neither assume nor authorize any dealers or other persons to `
assume for us, any other liability in connection with the sale of our trailers.
Limitation of Liability: In no case will we be liable for any consequential or incidental damages incurred by
you, including, but limited to, loss of sales, profit or goodwill; loss of use of the trailer or any associated
equipment; cost of rentals, substitute equipment, facilities or services; downtime costs; attorneys' fees; or
losses or claims of your customers or other third parties.
This warranty begins at the date stamped on the trailer data plate; if data plate is missing, the warranty
start date will be determined by the U.S. Army Registration number of the trailer.
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
For information on preparing the semitrailer for storage or shipment, refer to Work Package (WP) 0066 00-1.
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIRS)
If your semitrailer needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who
can tell us what you don't like about your equipment. Let us know why you don't like the design. Put it on a
SF 368 (Product Quality Deficiency Report). Mail to: Commander, U.S. Tank-Automotive and Armament
Command, ATTN: AMSRD-TAR-E/PQDR, Warren, Ml 48397-5000. We will send you a reply.
END OF WORK PACKAGE