Extended Warranty

Extended Warranty Terms & Conditions

 

  1. DEFINITIONS: “We”, “Us” and “Our” shall mean the obligor of this Protection Plan, MediaMerce LLC. The aforementioned are located at 615 West Johnson Ave, Cheshire, CT 06410. You may reach Us at 1-203-450-5727. “You”, “Your” shall mean the individual or entity who procured this Protection Plan or the individual or entity to whom this Protection Plan was properly transferred in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The following terms are used in the Order Summary Protection Plan Price: The price, if any, that You paid for this Protection Plan. Coverage Start Date: This is the date when coverage starts under this Protection Plan. Waiting Period: This is the amount of time, varying from zero (0) to thirty (30) days, between the Protection Plan purchase date and the Coverage Start Date, during which if any issues occur, they are considered pre-existing conditions and render the item ineligible for coverage under this Protection Plan. A Waiting Period applies to Protection Plans purchased for refurbished items and Protection Plans purchased subsequent to the purchase of Your Covered Product. Any applicable Waiting Period does not affect Your coverage under any manufacturer’s warranty. If during the Waiting Period a pre-existing condition renders the item ineligible for coverage We will cancel Your Protection Plan and provide You with a full refund of the Protection Plan Price. Coverage Term or Term: This is the years of coverage, varying from one (1) to three (3) year(s), You receive under this Protection Plan, starting on the Coverage Start Date which begins after any Waiting Period. The Protection Plan is inclusive of any manufacturer’s warranty that may exist during the Coverage Term. It does not replace the manufacturer’s warranty, but provides certain additional benefits during the term of the manufacturer’s warranty. The Term of this Protection Plan is extended for the duration of any time that the item is being repaired under this Protection Plan. Covered Product or Product: The product or type of product covered by this Protection Plan. Coverage Amount: The purchase price of the Covered Product. Coverage Type: This defines the level of coverage You purchased, such as whether Your Protection Plan includes Optional Coverage, such as Accidental Damage from Handling (ADH) coverage. Deductible: The applicable deductible, if any, for claims.
  2. COVERAGES AND TERMS: THIS PROTECTION PLAN WILL COVER EVERY CUSTOMER WHO PURCHASES AN E-SCOOTER PRODUCT FROM OUR WEB SITE, WWW.SHOPESCOOTERS.COM. The Protection Plan will cover a mechanical or electrical failure of the Covered Product(s) in subsections A below during normal usage for the Term of this Protection Plan. This Protection Plan is inclusive of any manufacturer’s warranty that may exist during the Coverage Term. It does not replace the manufacturer’s warranty, but provides certain additional benefits during the term of the manufacturer’s warranty. Replacement parts will be new, rebuilt or nonoriginal manufacturer’s parts that perform to the factory specifications of the product at Our sole option. This Protection Plan does not cover repair or replacement of Your Product for any of the causes or provide coverage for any losses set forth below in Section 9, “WHAT IS NOT COVERED.” Specific details about Your coverage under this Protection Plan are provided in the Order Summary. For online assistance and hardware troubleshooting tips, visit www.shopescooters.com and select the Support option. A. E-SCOOTER PRODUCTS: i. This Protection Plan provides coverage for parts and labor costs to repair or replace Your Product where the problem is the result of a failure caused by: 1. Normal wear and tear; 2. Accidental damage from handling (ADH), such as damage from drops, spills and liquid damage associated with the handling and use of Your Product, if the coverage has been offered and purchased at the time of sale with your Protection Plan; 3. One (1) battery repair or replacement, when the original rechargeable battery is defective as determined by Us and at Our sole discretion, if the coverage has been offered and purchased at the time of sale with your Protection Plan; 4. One (1) bulb replacement, replacement of a faulty bulb during the first three (3) years of the Term, if the coverage has been offered and purchased at the time of sale with your Protection Plan; 5. For defective parts We will match the manufacturer’s warranty for the Term of Your Protection Plan. In the absence of a manufacturer’s broken parts policy, We will cover: i. Six (6) or more defective parts. 6. Dust, internal overheating, internal humidity/condensation; 7. Defects in materials or workmanship; 8. Operational failure resulting from a power surge while properly connected to a surge protector. You may be asked to provide Your surge protector for examination.
  3. OPTIONAL COVERAGES: A. ACCIDENTAL DAMAGE FROM HANDLING (ADH): If You were offered and elected to include accidental damage from handling (ADH) as an integral part of Your coverage, it augments Your Protection Plan by providing additional protection for damage from drops, spills and liquid damage associated with the handling and use of Your Product. ADH does not provide protection against theft, loss, reckless, or abusive conduct associated with handling and use of the product, cosmetic damage and/or other damage that does not affect unit functionality, or damage caused during shipment between You and Our service providers refurbished.
  4. WHAT TO DO IF A COVERED PRODUCT REQUIRES SERVICE: File a claim by calling Us toll-free at 1-203-450-5727 and explain the problem. We will attempt to troubleshoot the problem You are experiencing. If We cannot resolve the problem, You will be directed to an authorized service center.
  5. HOW WE WILL SERVICE YOUR PRODUCT: Depending on the Product and failure circumstances, at Our discretion, We will either: A. Repair Your Product, or; B. Provide a cash settlement or a Gift Card reflecting the replacement cost of a new product of equal features and functionality up to the Coverage Amount, or; C. Replace Your Product with a product of like kind, quality and functionality.
  6. PLACE OF SERVICE: At Our discretion, large items will receive on-site service. Within five (5) business days of determining Your Product requires on-site service, We will assign You an authorized service center technician and arrange to repair or replace the Product at Your location during normal business hours. If We fail to have an authorized service center technician assigned within five (5) business days, We will continue to service Your Product and the cost of Your Protection Plan will be refunded to You at Your request. On-site service may occasionally necessitate the authorized service center technician to bring the Product back to their shop to complete repairs. For shippable items, We will provide a free prepaid shipping label to Our authorized service center for repair, replacement or settlement. You will be responsible for safe packaging and shipment of Your Product. If, upon inspection, Your Product is determined to have experienced a failure which is covered by Your Protection Plan, We will service Your Product, in accordance with Section 5, “HOW WE WILL SERVICE YOUR PRODUCT”, within five (5) days of our authorized service center’s receipt of Your Product. If We fail to repair, payout or replace the Product within five (5) business days of receiving it, We will continue to service Your Product and the cost of Your Protection Plan will be refunded to You at Your request. If the authorized service center determines Your Product is in working condition or is not covered by Your Protection Plan, We will return Your Product to You or dispose of it at Your request.
  7. LIMIT OF LIABILITY: The total amount that We will pay for repairs or replacement made in connection with all claims that You make pursuant to this Protection Plan shall not exceed the Coverage Amount. In the event that We make payments for repairs or replacements, which in the aggregate, are equal to the Coverage Amount, or if We provide a cash settlement reflecting the replacement cost of a new item of equal features and functionality, then We will have no further obligations under this Protection Plan. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROPERTY DAMAGE, LOST TIME, OR LOST DATA RESULTING FROM THE FAILURE OF ANY PRODUCT OR EQUIPMENT OR FROM DELAYS IN SERVICE OR THE INABILITY TO RENDER SERVICE.
  8. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: A. Provide Us with a complete copy of proof of purchase. You can send Us a digital copy through support@shopescooters.com and We can store it for You, or You can provide such proof of purchase at the time You make a claim. B. Procured the correct Media Merce LLC Protection Plan for Your Product based on condition, price or purchase location. C. Properly maintain, store and use Your Product according to the manufacturer instructions
  9. WHAT IS NOT COVERED: A. Any and all pre-existing conditions that occur prior to the Coverage Start Date of this Protection Plan; B. Intentional damage; C. Lost, stolen, or irretrievable items; D. Any product that is fraudulently described or materially misrepresented; E. Maintenance, repair, or replacement necessitated by loss or damage resulting from any cause other than normal use and operation of the product in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications and owner’s manual, including, but not limited to, exposure to weather conditions, failure to properly clean, maintain or lubricate, operator negligence, misuse, abuse, improper electrical/power supply, improper equipment modifications, attachments or installation or assembly, vandalism, animal or insect infestation, battery leakage, act of nature (any accident caused or produced by any physical cause which cannot be foreseen or prevented, such as storms, perils of the sea, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods and earthquakes), or any other peril originating from outside the product; F. Defects due to the initial installation, assembly or hookup of Your Product; G. Cases wherein the manufacturer acknowledges the existence of a valid manufacturer’s warranty and denies a claim against the manufacturer’s warranty;
  10. NO LEMON POLICY: If Your Covered Product has two (2) service repairs completed for the same problem and a third (3rd) repair is needed for the same problem, within any twelve (12) month period, the Covered Product will be replaced with a comparable product or a cash settlement will be provided. The cost of the replacement will not exceed Your Product’s original purchase price.
  11. FREE SHIPPING: This Protection Plan covers all shipping charges to authorized service centers during the Coverage Term, including shipping to the manufacturer if the manufacturer does not cover shipping charges to their facilities.
  12. TRANSFER OF PROTECTION PLAN: This Protection Plan may be transferred at no charge. To transfer this Plan contact Us toll-free at 1-203-450-5727 from 9am-5pm EST, 7 days a week.
  13. ARBITRATION: Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Protection Plan, or breach thereof, will be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. Under this Arbitration provision, We both give up the right to resolve any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Protection Plan by a judge and/or a jury. Prior to filing any arbitration, We jointly agree to seek to resolve any dispute between us by mediation conducted by the AAA, with all mediator fees and expenses paid by Us. If You are successful in obtaining an arbitration award against us greater than $500, We agree to pay all arbitrator fees and expenses. (2019-06-01) ST-STANDARD-A1-STRWA We also both agree not to participate as a class representative or class member in any class action litigation, any class arbitration or any consolidation of individual arbitrations against each other. The laws of the state of Connecticut (without giving effect to its conflict of laws principles) govern all matters arising out of or relating to this Protection Plan and all transactions contemplated by this Protection Plan, including, without limitation, the validity, interpretation, construction, performance and enforcement of this Protection Plan. A judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. The parties specifically agree to the binding nature of the arbitration.
  14. ENTIRE CONTRACT: Unless amended by the State Specific Provisions or revised by Us with at least thirty (30) days advance written notice to You, this Protection Plan sets forth the entire contract between the parties. If You purchased this Protection Plan in Connecticut, You may pursue arbitration to settle disputes between You and the provider of this Protection Plan. You may mail Your complaint to: State of Connecticut, Insurance Department, P.O. Box 816, Hartford, CT 06142-0816, Attn: Consumer Affairs. The written complaint must describe the dispute, identify the price of the product and cost of repair, and include a copy of this Protection Plan. You have the right to cancel this Protection Plan if You return the product or if the product is sold, lost, stolen, or destroyed. If We cancel this Protection Plan, written notice including effective date and reason for cancellation will be mailed to You electronically or by U.S. Mail at least 30 days prior to termination. THIS CONTRACT IS SUBJECT TO LIMITED REGULATION BY THE OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INSURANCE.