GLADIATOR TRAILER TIRES LIMITED WARRANTY
GLADIATOR ST LIMITED WARRANTY
American Pacific Industries, Inc. (API) hereby warrants that every new Gladiator ST Trailer Tire purchased from API bearing the brand name Gladiator to be free from conditions of workmanship and material that would cause the tire to become unserviceable for the life of the original tread less 2/32”. The life of the original usable tread ends when the tire tread has worn to 2/32” remaining as measured in the fastest wearing groove, at which point the tire is considered to be fully worn out. This warranty applies only to the original purchaser for a period of two (2) years from the date of manufacture. API’s liability under this warranty shall be limited to replacement and/or credit for the cost of the tire.
GENERAL WARRANTY AND WARRANTY OBLIGATION
If any Gladiator ST tire becomes unserviceable, API will do either of the following:
A. If the tire becomes unserviceable due to material or workmanship during the first 2/32” of the original tread, API will replace such tire with a comparable new Gladiator tire free of charge. Applicable taxes on the new tire and costs of mounting and balancing service shall be borne by the owner.
B. If the tire becomes unserviceable due to material or workmanship after the first 2/32” of tread wear, a credit will be given toward the purchase of a comparable new tire in proportion to the usable tread remaining. Applicable taxes on the new tire and costs of mounting and balancing service shall be borne by the owner. Adjustment for out-of-balance or out-of-round tires is not covered by this warranty.
FREE ROAD HAZARD WARRANTY
Every applicable Gladiator ST Trailer tire that has been irreparably damaged due to a normal road hazard condition (e.g. irreparable cut, puncture, snag, bruise, or impact break) within the first 25% of the original tread depth and within 1 year from the date of purchase will be replaced free of charge with an equivalent Gladiator ST Trailer tire. Applicable taxes on the new tire and costs of mounting and balancing service shall be borne by the owner. Road hazard applies to 1st 2/32nds or 1 year from date of purchase. All Exclusions listed below void this Road Hazard Warranty. Conditions and coverage are subject to change at any time and without notice. Claims must be serviced through your authorized Gladiator dealer. Applicable ST Trailer tire lines with Road Hazard Warranty: Gladiator All-Steel, QR25-TS
A. All API warranties are limited to the original purchaser and the original vehicle on which they are mounted and are not assignable to subsequent purchasers or vehicles.
B. The following is not covered by the Limited Warranty:
1. Tires branded or marked “Non-Adjustable” (N/A) or “Blemished (Blem), or previously adjusted.
2. Tires that are deemed out-of-round or out-of-balance
3. Failure, damage or irregular wear due to:
a. Road hazards (i.e. puncture, cut, snag, impact breaks, etc.);
b. Fire, accident or vandalism;
c. Mechanical condition of vehicle, including improper alignment, improper inflation, wheel imbalance, faulty shocks or brakes;
d. Misapplication of the tire, use of improper inner tube;
e. Alteration of the tire or addition of foreign material or transfer from one vehicle to another;
4. Cost of service, mounting and dismounting.
5. Loss of time or use, inconvenience, or any incidental or consequential damages of any type or nature.
In order to be eligible for Limited Warranty Service, the owner must:
A. Present the tire to an authorized dealer;
B. Present proof of purchase to the satisfaction of the dealer;
C. Complete and sign an API Warranty Claim Form, which is available from any authorized dealer; and
D. Pay the amount due on a new tire, less the amount of credit, including taxes, mounting and balancing charges or cost of other services ordered.
This warranty, or any warranty stated or referred to herein, is exclusive and in lieu of any other warranty regarding the quality of API tires, whether expressed or implied, and remedies for breach thereof shall be limited to those specifically provided herein.