Parts Warranty. Seller warrants its new Parts to be free of defects in materials or workmanship for a period of 12 months after purchase by Buyer. Seller will repair or replace, at its sole option, any Parts which shall, within 12 months after purchase by Buyer, appear to Seller after inspection to be defective. If requested by Seller, Buyer must return the defective parts to Seller for inspection. This warranty shall not cover any item on which serial numbers have been altered, defaced or removed. This warranty is limited to the original purchaser or original end-user if sold to a distributor, and is not assignable or otherwise transferable without the written agreement of Seller. THIS WARRANTY IS EXPRESSLY IN LIEU OF AND EXCLUDES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) AND ALL OTHER OBLIGATIONS OR LIABILITY ON SELLER'S PART.THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE LIMITED WARRANTY CONTAINED HEREIN. This Warranty shall be null and void if the defect or need for repair results from: (1) the intentional or negligent action or inaction by Buyer, its agents or employees; or (2) improper maintenance, improper use, abuse, improper storage, operation beyond rated capacity, operation after discovery of defective or worn parts, accident, sabotage or alteration or repair of the Parts by persons not authorized by Seller. Labor and wear parts including, but not limited to: lamps, lenses, seals, gaskets, hoses, filters, breathers, belts, nozzles, friction plates, glass, clutch and brake linings, wire rope, nuts and fittings are not covered under this Warranty.