Johnson Outdoors Inc. warrants to the original purchaser that the composite shaft of the purchaser’s Minn Kota trolling motor is free from defects in materials and workmanship appearing within the original purchaser lifetime. Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. will provide a new shaft, free of charge, to replace any composite shaft found to be defective more than two (2) years after the date of purchase. Providing such a new shaft shall be the sole liability of Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. and the sole and exclusive remedy of the purchaser for breach of this warranty; and purchaser shall be responsible for installing, or for the cost of labor to install, any new composite shaft provided by Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc.
Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. warrants to the original purchaser that the purchaser's entire Minn Kota trolling motor is free from defects in materials and workmanship appearing within two (2) years after the date of purchase. Johnson Outdoors will, at its option, either repair or replace, free of charge, any parts, including any composite shaft, found to be defective during the term of this warranty. Such repair or replacement shall be the sole liability of Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. and the sole and exclusive remedy of the purchaser for breach of this warranty.
Terms Applicable to Both Warranties
These limited warranties do not apply to motors used commercially or in salt water, nor do they cover normal wear and tear, blemishes that do not affect the operation of the motor, or damage caused by accidents, abuse, alteration, modification, misuse or improper care or maintenance. DAMAGE TO MOTORS CAUSED BY THE USE OF REPLACEMENT PROPELLERS OR OTHER REPLACEMENT PARTS NOT MEETING THE DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS OF THE ORIGINAL PROPELLER AND PARTS WILL NOT BE COVERED BY THIS LIMITED WARRANTY. The cost of normal maintenance or replacement of parts which are not defective are the responsibility of the purchaser.
To obtain warranty service in the U.S., the motor or part believed to be defective, and proof of original purchase (including the date of purchase), must be presented to a Minn Kota Authorized Service Center or to Minn Kota’s factory service center in Mankato, MN. Any charges incurred for service calls or transportation or shipment freight to/from the Minn Kota Authorized Service Center or factory, labor to haul out, remove,re-install or re-rig products removed for warranty service, or any other similar items are the sole and exclusive responsibility of the purchaser. Motors purchased outside of the U.S. (or parts of such motors) must be returned prepaid with proof of purchase (including the date of purchase and serial number) to any Authorized Minn Kota Service Center in the country of purchase. Warranty service can be arranged by contacting a Minn Kota Authorized Service Center listed on our Web site, or by contacting the factory at 1-800-227-6433, 1-507-345-4623 or fax 1-800-527-4464.
NOTE: Do not return your Minn Kota motor to your retailer. Your retailer is not authorized to repair or replace them.
THERE ARE NO EXPRESS WARRANTIES OTHER THAN THESE LIMITED WARRANTIES. IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES (EXCEPT ON THE COMPOSITE SHAFT), INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE, EXTEND BEYOND TWO YEARS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE. IN NO EVENT SHALL JOHNSON OUTDOORS MARINE ELECTRONICS, INC. BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and/or exclusions may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other legal rights which vary from state to state.