For the warranty period from the date of sale, the generator manufacturer will, at its option, repair or replace any part(s) which, upon examination, inspection, and testing by an Authorized/Certified Warranty Dealer of the product, or branch thereof, is found to be defective under normal use and service, in accordance with the warranty schedule set forth in the manufacturer’s warranty statement.¬† Any equipment that the purchaser/owner claims to be defective must be examined by the nearest Authorized/ Certified Warranty Dealer, or branch thereof.