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Marine Limited Warranty (32 kW and Below

Your Kohler product has been manufactured and inspected with care by experienced craftsmen. If you are the end user, Kohler Co. warrants, for the period indicated below, each product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship. Repair, replacement, or appropriate adjustment at Kohler Co.’s option will be furnished if the product, upon Kohler Co.’s inspection, is found to be properly installed, maintained, and operated in accordance with Kohler Co.’s instruction manuals. This warranty does not apply to malfunctions caused by damage, unreasonable use, misuse, repair or service by unauthorized persons, or normal wear and tear. Kohler Product Marine Generator Sets and Accessories in Pleasure Craft Warranty Coverage Generator sets and accessories are warranted for a period of five (5) years or two thousand (2000) hours, whichever occurs first, from the date of purchase by the original end user. For demonstration boats, coverage commences at fifty (50) hours or date of purchase by the first retail purchaser, whichever occurs first. Parts, labor, including diagnostic labor, limited travel, and removal and reinstallation are covered for the first and second years or two thousand (2000) hours, whichever occurs first, on warrantable repairs. Parts, labor, including diagnostic labor, limited travel, and removal and reinstallation are covered on selected components for the remaining years or two thousand (2000) hours, whichever occurs first, on warrantable repairs. Warranty is transferable to subsequent buyers of the vessel in which the generator set was originally installed. Selected components covered after the two (2) years and up to five (5) years or two thousand (2000) hours, whichever occurs first are: cylinder block, cylinder heads, crankshaft, camshaft, balance shafts, piston, rings, valves, valve lifters, manifolds, major castings, main stator, main rotor, excitation stator, and excitation rotor. Marine Generator Sets and Accessories in Commercial/Rental or Leased Vessels 1 year from the date of purchase or 2000 hours (whichever occurs first) by the original end user.

10. Generator repairs made within the warranty period other than by an authorized Kohler service dealer without prior 1. Normal engine/generator wear. approval from the Kohler Co. Warranty Department. 2. Routine tuneups, tuneup ignition components, belts, 11. Damage caused by negligent maintenance such as: hoses, clamps, filters, exhaust system components, a. Failure to provide the specified type and sufficient gaskets, seawater impellers, and/or seals. quantity of lubricating oil, cooling air, and/or coolant. 3. Damage caused by accidents, improper installation or b. Failure to provide adequate air intake and/or handling, and/or improper storage. maintenance of the air intake system. 4. Damage caused by water ingestion. c. Failure to perform scheduled maintenance as prescribed in supplied manuals. 5. Damage caused by faulty repairs performed by a repair facility that is not an authorized Kohler service 12. Engine fluids such as fuel, oil, or coolant/antifreeze. representative. 13. Shop supplies such as adhesives, cleaning solvents, and 6. Damage caused by operation with improper fuel or at rags. speeds, loads, conditions, modification, or installation 14. Use of other-than-factory-supplied or -approved repair contrary to published specifications or recommendations. parts and/or procedures. Replacement of a failed Kohler 7. Original installation charges and startup costs. part with a non-Kohler part voids Kohler warranty on this part or failures caused by this part. 8. Starting batteries and the following related expenses: 15. Fuel injection pumps not repaired locally by an authorized a. Labor charges related to battery service. servicing dealer. b. Travel expense related to battery service. 16. Expenses incurred investigating performance complaints 9. Rental of equipment during performance of warranty unless the problem is caused by defective Kohler materials repairs. or workmanship. To obtain warranty service, call 1-800-544-2444 for your nearest authorized Kohler service representative or write Kohler Co., Power Systems Service Department, Kohler, WI 53044 USA. KOHLER CO. SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND including, but not limited to, incidental or consequential labor costs, installation charges, telephone charges, or transportation charges in connection with the replacement or repair of defective parts. This is our exclusive written warranty. We make no other express warranty, nor is anyone authorized to make any on our behalf. ANY IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS OF PURPOSE, is expressly limited to the duration of this warranty. 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 limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary from state to state.
KOHLER CO., Kohler, Wisconsin 53044 Phone 920-565-3381, Fax 920-459-1646 For the nearest sales/service outlet in the US and Canada, phone 1-800-544-2444
TP-6691 4/09

The following will not be covered by the warranty: