Rotary Screw Air Compressor Warranty Glossary
1. Warranty Plan
4. Terms & Conditions
a. Standard Warranty – all new rotary screw compressors are offered with a standard 36 months’ warranty including parts and labour subject to conditions contained within points 2 and 3.
2. Inclusions (what is included in the warranty)
a. Air End.
b. Main drive motor.
c. Integral Air Dryer.
e. Air/Oil Cooler.
f. Air/Oil separator vessel.
g. Cooling / Radial Fan.
h. Electronic Controller.
i. Pressure Transducer.
j. Temperature Sensor.
3. Exclusions (what is NOT included in the warranty)
a. Inverter Failures due to non-compliance with Inverter Service Bulletins as circulated and/or incorrect installation.
b. All routine service work and consumable service items.
c. Electrical component failure due to electrical installation or supply problems. WT&C8-16Screw
d. Normal wear and tear (fair wear and tear).
e. Accidental damage however caused.
f. Any consequential loss or costs whatsoever relating to a warrantable situation however caused.
g. Second ownership unless expressly agreed with FPS Air Compressors Ltd.
h. Faults arising from lack of maintenance or incorrect use.
i. Corrosion, paintwork and panels.
j. Any fault arising from poor ventilation or poor installation.
k. Faults arising due to the use of the machine outside of its design criteria.
4. Terms & Conditions
The standard or extended warranty (optional at extra cost) plans will be issued with FINI and Power System air compressors and will be subject to the following conditions:
a. The owner must maintain a service agreement and service the air compressor in conjunction with the recommended service schedules with the selling authorised distributor.
b. It is the responsibility of the owner of the machine to adhere to these terms.
c. A copy of the service records may be requested by FPS Air Compressors Ltd at any times.
d. All parts used within the warranty period must be genuine spare parts including RotEnergy46 lubricant, supplied by FPS Air Compressors Ltd only.
e. It is the responsibility of the owner to carry out due diligence when operating the equipment and to report any faults immediately. It is the responsibility of the owner to carry out the recommended daily checks inclusive of checking the lubricant levels and to observe all safety notices and/or norms.
f. The equipment must be installed correctly and commissioned by an authorised distributor following the guidelines for electrical supply and ventilation requirements. Electrical installation to be completed by qualified person.
g. The commissioning paperwork (COMMFPS04/14) must be returned to FPS Air Compressors Ltd upon installation.
h. The receipt of this document is MANDATORY.
i. Please be aware that the warranty is not valid unless the completed form (COMMFPS04/14) is returned and registered.
j. All warranty repairs must be authorised by FPS Air Compressors Ltd Warranty Department prior to the commencement of such works and repairs carried out by an authorised distributor only.
k. A sample of the air compressor lubricant may be requested by FPS Air Compressors Ltd at any time.
l. The warranty shall not be transferable unless agreed in writing with FPS Air Compressors Ltd, if agreed the machine must be re-commissioned with new paperwork at new site.
m. The shipment of spare parts to repair a reported fault will be sent free of charge, carriage paid from our head office on normal delivery.
n. If next day or same day delivery is requested the cost for this instruction will becharged to the distributor. WT&C8-16Screw
o. FPS Air Compressors Ltd reserves the right to terminate any warranty agreement in case of any breach of these Terms and Conditions, or non-payment in advance of the Extended Warranty premium.
p. These conditions are provided in addition to the Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale, copies of which are available on request.
i. The warranty period on components or spare parts supplied for machine warranty repairs will not exceed the remainder of the machines warranty period.
ii. Spare parts purchased from FPS Air Compressors Ltd carry a 3 months material defect replacement policy only and no labour or travel will be allowed for the replacement of parts supplied only as spare parts. Spare parts that have been modified or used in a non-standard way are not covered by this warranty unless formally agreed in writing by FPS Air Compressors Ltd.
iii. Any failed spare part that has been used outside of its design criteria, damaged, misused, incorrect electrical/mechanical installation, low or no oil will be excluded from warranty replacement.
iv. Service items, lubricating oil and electrical components are excluded from spare parts warranty.
r. Additional Exclusions - FPS Air Compressors will not be held liable for any of the following:
i. Any consequential loss or costs whatsoever relating to a warrantable situation however caused.
ii. The supply and installation of any hire machines or equipment are excluded, these costs to be bourne by the distributor / customer.
iii. Hire equipment to carry out repairs.
iv. Out of hours working and/or accommodation.
v. Additional spares.
vi. Incorrect use of the equipment.
s. Transport Damage - All claims for damage in transit must be submitted to our head office immediately by telephone, email or fax. It is important that goods are checked before signing and where there is damage the delivery note must be signed by the recipient as “GOODS DAMAGED”. Any delivery note signed for in good condition or “unchecked” will be refused. Where possible please supply photographic evidence of transport damage.