Earthquake Valve Warranty Information
This Valve! | Specifications
1 .Pacific Seismic Products, Inc. ("PSP") warrants that its enclosed Seismic Valve is free from defects, and that it will continue to operate properly under normal use and service for thirty years from the date of installation. PSP makes no other express warranty for this seismic valve. No representative, agent, dealer, or employee of PSP has the authority to increase or alter the obligations or limitations of this Warranty. PSP's obligation under this Warranty shall be limited to the repair or replacement, at PSP's option, of any part of the seismic valve which is found to be defective in materials or workmanship under normal use and service during the thirty year period beginning with the date of installation. In no event will PSP be liable for any other costs associated with replacement of the seismic valve, such as costs of removal or installation.
2. This Warranty does not include damage to the seismic valve resulting from improper resetting, accident, misuse, or improper installation; modification, alteration, repair or service of the seismic valve by anyone other than PSP; physical abuse to the seismic valve; freight damage; or corrosion due to gas containing higher than normal levels of sulfer.
3. ANY EXPRESS WARRANTY NOT PROVIDED HEREIN, AND ANY REMEDY WHICH BUT FOR THIS PROVISION MIGHT ARISE BY IMPLICATION OR OPERATION OF LAW, IS HEREBY EXCLUDED AND DISCLAIMED. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES NOT EFFECTIVEL Y DISCLAIMED BY THE FOREGOING SENTENCE, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE THIRTY YEAR TERM OF THE EXPRESS WARRANTY CONTAINED IN PARAGRAPH 1 ABOVE. Some States do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you.
4. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY FAILURE OF THIS SEISMIC VALVE TO CONFORM TO APPLICABLE WARRANTIES IS REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF THE SEISMIC VALVE AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH 1 ABOVE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PSP BE LIABLE FOR ANY RELIANCE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, PERSONAL INJURIES, PROPERTY DAMAGE, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, BUSINESS INTERUPTION, LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF GOODWlLL, WHETHER OR NOT PSP HAS ADVANCE NOTICE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Some States do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.
OBTAINING WARRANTY SERVICE: 5. To obtain warranty service, you must notify PSP of any defect within the applicable warranty time period, and deliver your seismic valve to Pacific Seismic Products, Inc., 233 East Avenue H-8, Lancaster, California 93535, Attention: Service Manger. Shipping expenses are your responsibility. Proof of installation date is required when requesting warranty service. Present your invoice which establishes proof and date of installation. The return of the Registration Card is not a condition of warranty coverage, but please detach and return the Registration Card so that we can contact you if a question of safety arises which could affect you.
WARNING: GENERAL LIMITATIONS OF SEISMIC VALVES: To avoid unnecessarily shutting off your gas, seismic valves are designed not to trip until the seismic forces exceed the levels set forth in the Specifications. If your gas lines, connections, and appliances are not properly installed and maintained, they may rupture at seismic levels lower than the level at which the seismic valve is designed to trip, leading to gas leakage and possible fire and explosion. SUITABLE FOR USE ONLY WITH NATURAL GAS OR GAS NOT LlKELY TO FORM GUMMY DEPOSITS. If the gas seismic valve is not properly installed the seismic forces may not reach the gas seismic valve and it will not work. It is essential that you ensure that your gas lines, connections and appliances are properly installed and maintained, and that you inspect them periodically for leaks and corrosion. Gas containing higher than normal levels of sulfur may corrode the inside of the gas seismic valve. Be sure to have your seismic valve checked by a qualified professional if you receive any information that your gas company has supplied gas containing sulfur concentrations higher than normal.