Alliance provides to the original purchaser, only, a warranty for products listed in the Alliance Catalog and Price List. This Warranty covers products and parts which prove to be defective in materials or workmanship within one (1) year of the date of shipment from the Alliance factory. Repair or replacement will be at the option of Alliance and will be f.o.b. the Murfreesboro, Tennessee factory. Warranty includes 90 days for labor from date of shipment. Prior written authorization from the Alliance Customer Service Department is required before any component parts or equipment can be accepted by Alliance for repair, replacement, or credit under this Warranty. This Warranty shall not apply if it is determined by Alliance that equipment or parts have been used other than in accordance with the operating instructions, subject to abuse or misuse, damage through no fault of Alliance or its employees, or altered by someone other than Alliance or its authorized agents. This Warranty is exclusive and in lieu of all other warranties express or implied, or statutory, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness. In no event shall Alliance be liable for any delay in the performance of this warranty due to causes beyond its control.