Warranty and limitation of Liability

Dump Body, Frame Dump, and Frameless Dump

Trailstar warrants each new trailer or body manufactured by us to be free from defects in materials and workmanship, provided that the equipment warranted hereunder is operated by the purchaser in accordance with generally approved practices, with loads not exceeding the manufacturer’s rated capacity and with loads that are not corrosive or abrasive. Body and frame parts of the equipment found to be defective within the warranty period shall be repaired or replaced (at Trailstar’s sole option), as set forth below, at Trailstar’s factory location or authorized dealership as soon as any defect becomes apparent. The period of the warranty is for five years from the date of delivery of the equipment, and Trailstar shall bear that portion of the cost of repairing or replacing defective parts of the equipment of the following basis.

  • 1 year……….100%
  • 2 years……..80%
  • 3 years……..60%
  • 4 years……..40%
  • 5 years……..20%

Component Warranty Schedule

Axles, rims, hubs, suspensions, landing gear, wheels, hydraulic cylinders, brake valves, ABS system, air bags, shock absorbers, and tarps carry their own warranties and are carried out according to their own individual component warranties. (Not limited to only the above mentioned components)

Axles and/or Suspension Alignment

Trailstar or authorized distributors must be notified in writing within 48 hours after delivery of any alignment problems.


The warranties are expressly excluded from Trailstar’s warranty, herein; warranty claims must be made directly to the tire dealer. This warranty does not enlarge upon, expand, or alter in any way, the warranties provided by the manufacturers and suppliers of the component parts and accessories. The purchaser agrees to return the defective equipment or parts to Trailstar’s factory or authorized service facility, freight prepaid, within fifteen days after the defective condition is discovered. This arranty also excludes the following: normal wear, tear, and deterioration of the equipment; maintenance items including, but not limited to, light bulbs, paint, brake lining, oil seals, and bearing; used equipment sold “as is”; equipment that has been repaired, replaced or altered by someone other than Trailstar or one of its authorized service facilities unless, however, Trailstar in its sole opinion determines that the defective condition of the equipment was in no way caused or was attributed to said repairs, replacement or alteration. Trailstar and the purchaser agree that in consideration of the above expressed warranty, all other warranties other than title, either expressed or implied, whether arising under law or equity including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose are excluded from this contract, further, the foregoing warranty is made solely to the first purchaser from Trailstar or from an authorized dealer. The sole liability of Trailstar and the exclusive remedy of the purchaser arising out of the manufacturer sale or use of the equipment provided hereunder, on warranties or otherwise, shall be limited to the cost of repair or replacement of defective parts as herein specified. Further Trailstar shall not be responsible for work done, equipment or parts furnished or parts or repairs made by others unless the work is specifically ordered by Trailstar or an authorized dealer for the fulfillment of this warranty. In no event shall Trailstar be liable for removing defective parts or for reinstalling said parts when repaired or replaced by anyone other than Trailstar or an authorized service facility or for any costs incurred with such removal or re-installation.

Consequential Damages

Notwithstanding any other provision to this agreement, in no event shall Trailstar be liable, whether arising under contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for loss of anticipated profits, damage to loads or contents of the equipment, transportation expenses due to repairs, non operation or increased expense of operation cost of purchased or replaced equipment claim of customers, cost of money, loss of use of capital revenue, or for any special, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any nature arising at any time or from any cause whatsoever.