2014 Model Year Limited Lifetime, Transferable Warranty
International Inboard Marine, Inc. warrants to the Original Retail Purchaser the hull and deck on every new boat manufactured shall be free from structural defects for as long as the original purchaser owns the boat. International Inboard Marine, Inc. will, without charge, repair or replace at International Inboard Marine, Inc. option, any boat or portion of the boat thereof proven to its satisfaction to be in defect during the above warranty period. Warranty repairs will be done at the selling dealer's location, a manufacturer's approved location or the manufacturer's location provided that transportation costs for both directions are prepaid and the claim is made within thirty (30) days after the defect is discovered. This determination and actual place for any and all repairs will be at International Inboard Marine, Inc. sole discretion.
This Limited Lifetime Warranty is transferable, at a fee, for up to (5) five years from the original purchase date.
This warranty does not apply to the following:
1.) Any product not manufactured by International Inboard Marine, Inc. including but not limited to engines, drive trains, transmissions, steering systems, instruments, fuel tanks, pumps, underwater gear, propellers, controls or other equipment or accessories installed by International Inboard Marine, Inc. To the extent that these parts are warranted, International Inboard Marine, Inc. will, if possible, finish the manufacturer's warranty documents to the original owner.
2.) Damage or effects of such damage caused by the installation of engines, accessories or other equipment installed by anyone other than International Inboard Marine, Inc.
3.) Boats that have been sold or transferred by the original owner; boats that have been altered, overpowered, overloaded, or subject to misuse or negligent care.
4.) Windshield breakage, upholstery colorfastness or mildew damage, paints, plated finishes; Gelcoat discoloration, blistering, osmosis and finish distortions.
5.) This warranty does not cover the Gelcoat or any other components fastened or applied to the dash. Gelcoat discoloration, blisters, osmosis, cracks are not considered structural defects.
Note: Water can be a very harsh chemical (depending on the alkali, chemical or iron condition present) and even though we use the best Gelcoat available, blisters may still occur on submerged hull surfaces. Your boat should not be left in the water for a period of more than 1-2 weeks. We suggest you apply a good bottom paint to protect the hull from osmosis and blisters. You should also remove your boat from the water and allow it to thoroughly dry every 1-2 weeks to help prevent to help prevent this condition. Gelcoat blisters and osmosis are not covered under your International Inboard Marine, Inc. warranty.
6.) Boats used for racing or any type of commercial use or service.
7.) Costs or charges derived from inconveniences of loss of use, commercial or monetary loss due to time loss or any other special or consequential loss of any kind.
8.) Any type of spider webbing or cracking is not considered a structural defect but a cosmetic defect, including transom cracking or spider webbing on the Barefoot boat and will not be warranted. International Inboard Marine, Inc. strongly recommends that a transom motor saver be used on any and all Barefoot boats.
To validate this warranty, it is the responsibility of the original retail purchaser to complete and return a warranty registration card within 10 days of the retail purchase date to:
International Inboard Marine, Inc.
2556 W. 16th Street
Merced, CA 95348
Notification of a claim or defect should be made through the selling dealer. Information needed for processing a claim includes
· Name and address or original retail purchaser.
· Boat serial number (which is embossed on the upper-right side of the transom.)
· Original retail purchase date.
· A detailed explanation of the defect and an estimate repair cost.
Warranty repair or replacement can only be made after the above information is approved by International Inboard Marine, Inc. If approved, a warranty authorization number will be issued in writing or by telephone to the approved repair station. This limited warranty is given in place of and instead of any and all express or implied warranties, and may not be modified in whole or in part by anyone other than International Inboard Marine, Inc.
Some states do not allow a limitation on how long implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitations of incidental or consequential damages; therefore, those limitations may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal right and you may also have other rights that vary from state to state.