Champion Safe Company warrants to the original purchaser only, that each new safe will be free from defects in material and workmanship for the lifetime of the original purchaser from the date of delivery. Champion Safe Company shall only be liable under this warranty when the safe is used in compliance with the manufacturer's instructions. This warranty does not extend to normal wear and tear, paint scratches, or when misuse, negligence, or accident is evident.
Champion Safe warrants the painted surface of the safe with a limited lifetime warranty. (Model T Series five years.) This warranty applies to degradation of paint, cracking or checking, rust protection, loss of gloss by hazing, chalking or fading and peeling of the topcoat. Damaged safes are evaluated by a Champion Safe dealer. When a safe is returned to the factory, Champion Safe pays the freight and the freight for the replacement safe.
Not covered are repainted or repaired finishes, scratches, abrasions or chips caused intentionally, or accidentally through normal use, hazing of the paint caused by improper cleaning, i.e., use of improper abrasive detergents, industrial emissions, exposure to volatile or corrosive substances, waxes or moisture. Also, damages caused by accidents. The degradation caused by normal wear and tear of the safe is not covered under this warranty.
Locks carry the following warranty coverage. Mechanical lock systems are covered by a Limited Five Year Warranty. Electronic locks are covered by a two-year warranty. Champion Safe will determine the location of repair or replacement depending on the availability of a Champion certified locksmith. Not covered under the warranty are damage caused by resetting or attempt to service lock by unqualified personnel, excessive manipulation, extreme impact to lock or neglect or abuse by owner.
Champion Safe Company will repair or replace (at our option) free of charge, any safe broken into by forced entry or damaged due to an unlawful break-in attempt during the lifetime of the original purchase, if not covered by home-owners insurance. Damaged safe must be returned for evaluation to Champion Safe Company along with a report made by the investigating agency. Champion Safe will cover freight charges of the returned safe as well as the replacement safe.
Champion Safe Company will repair or replace (at our option) any safe damaged in a fire, if not covered by homeowners insurance. Damaged safe must be returned for evaluation to Champion Safe Company. Champion Safe Company specifically disavows any liability toward any contents of any safe for any reason.
Champion Safe Company specifically disavows any other expressed or implied representation, warranty, or liability related to the condition or use of the product.