THIS WARRANTY APPLIES SOLELY TO YOUR RHINO HITCH PRODUCT. TO OBTAIN BENEFITS OF THIS WARRANTY YOU MUST: REGISTER YOUR RHINO HITCH PRODUCT WITHIN 30 DAYS OF ORIGINAL DATE OF PURCHASE.
WARRANTY AND WARRANTY PERIOD.
Rhino Hitch, Inc. provides a one (1) year limited warranty that all Rhino Hitch Product(s) sold will be free of defects in manufacturing or in material or workmanship, and will perform according to the manufacturer’s original specifications when the Product is used under normal working conditions, the use is not abusive, and the Product has been properly maintained. Any damage to Rhino Hitch Product(s) as a result of misuse, abuse, neglect, an accident, improper installation, fire, water, or repairs by persons other than the manufacturer will void this warranty.
The warranty period will be (one) 1 year from the date of purchase. The warranty is non- transferable and will be provided only to the original Purchaser. The customer must provide proof of purchase at the time a warranty claim is made. Replacement of the Product in the manner provided in this Warranty shall constitute fulfillment of all liabilities of Rhino Hitch, Inc. to the consumer based on contract or otherwise. Defective Products returned to Rhino Hitch become property of Rhino Hitch, Inc.
LIMITATIONS ON THE WARRANTY.
The following limitations apply to the Warranty:
(1) The Warranty applies only to the original Purchaser of the Product for so long as the original consumer owns the Product. This Warranty may not be transferred to any other individual or legal entity.
(2) The Warranty applies only to a Product that is defective in manufacturing, material or workmanship. The Warranty does not cover normal wear and tear, blemishes, or other cosmetic or superficial deficiencies.
(3) The Warranty does not cover service or labor charges which are incurred, including service and labor charges incurred in removing or replacing any Products, or costs incurred in returning the defective Product to Rhino Hitch, Inc.
The Warranty does not extend to Products that are damaged or which fail: (i) as a result of the Products being neglected, abused or misused in any manner; (ii) as a result of any accident; (iii) as a result of a Product being misapplied, overloaded, or improperly installed [including failure to install the Product in accordance with installation instructions which accompany the Product when purchased]; or (iv) as a result of a Product being altered in any manner by anyone other than Rhino Hitch, Inc.
THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER ANY LIABILITY TO PERSON OR PROPERTY THAT MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF:
(i) Original Purchaser’s failure to correctly and securely attach a tow load using all relevant recommendations;
(ii) Original Purchaser’s failure to use the Rhino Hitch within the gross trailer weight range, tongue weight range, and tow-ball weight rating specified for the applicable towing vehicle, trailer, tow, boat, etc., and tow-ball, including initially upon attaching a tow load and after adding any additional load(s);
(iii) Original Purchaser’s failure to properly secure loads to avoid shifting of weight; or
(iv) Original Purchaser’s failure to comply with traffic regulations or drive safely by a reasonable standard. The occurrence of any of the failures or events listed in this section shall void this Warranty.
To obtain the benefits of the Warranty, the consumer must register the Product within thirty (30) days of original date of purchase and present the defective Product(s) together with the properly completed proof of purchase that accompanies this Warranty to Rhino Hitch, Inc.’s dealers or its factory. The customer may register the product at RhinoHitch.com. Subject to the terms and limitations set forth in this Warranty, Rhino Hitch, Inc. will provide a replacement Product to the original consumer free of charge. Should there be a warranty claim, simply submit the online form at RhinoHitch.com?_______. The original retail purchaser must return the Product to the company. Customer is solely responsible for shipping and handling costs to return the Product.
THESE WARRANTIES ARE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE TIME PERIOD OF THE WRITTEN WARRANTIES. THESE WARRANTIES ARE IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER OBLIGATIONS, LIABILITIES OR WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. Rhino Hitch, its Distributors, and Authorized Dealers do not authorize any person to assume for any of them any obligations or liabilities greater than or different from those set forth in these warranties. Some States and Provinces do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitations may not apply. These warranties give you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights under applicable law.
Rhino Hitch, Inc. shall not be liable or assume responsibility for the loss of use of any vehicle, loss of time, rental of vehicle, loss or damage to personal property, economic damages, or any other incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use of, or inability to use, or for any reasonable delay in performance under this Warranty, of the Product. Exclusions or limitations may not apply in the event jurisdictions prohibit the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages. The Purchaser assumes all risk of injury resulting from the use of the Rhino Hitch Product. All Rhino Hitches are sold subject to this condition, and no representative of the Manufacturer may waive or change this policy.
THE REMEDY OF REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT STATED ABOVE SHALL BE THE PURCHASER’S EXCLUSIVE REMEDY. THE MANUFACTURER DOES NOT ASSUME OR AUTHORIZE ANY PERSON OR REPRESENTATIVE TO ASSUME ON ITS BEHALF ANY OTHER LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE SALE OF A RHINO HITCH PRODUCT. THE MANUFACTURER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR (A) ANY DAMAGES OR EXPENSES THAT MAY OCCUR, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE DELIVERY, INSTALLATION, USE, PERFORMANCE AND/OR REMOVAL OF THE RHINO HITCH (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGE TO PROPERTY); (B) ANY OTHER CLAIM ARISING FROM NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR BREACH OF CONTRACT REGARDING THE RHINO HITCH; OR (C) OTHER DAMAGES WITH RESPECT TO ANY ECONOMIC LOSS, LOSS OF PROPERTY, LOSS OF ENJOYMENT OF USE, COSTS OF INSTALLATION AND/OR REMOVAL, OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR BREACH OF ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY COVERING THE RHINO HITCH PRODUCT.