OWNER'S WARRANTY RESPONSIBILITIES:
As the outboard engine owner, you are responsible for the
performance of the required maintenance listed in your
owner's manual. American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
recommends that you retain all receipts covering
maintenance on your outboard engine, but American
Honda Motor Co., Inc. cannot deny warranty solely for the
lack of receipts or your failure to ensure the performance
of all scheduled maintenance.
As the outboard engine owner, you should, however, be
aware that American Honda Motor Co., Inc. may deny
you warranty coverage if your outboard engine or a part
has failed due to abuse, neglect, improper maintenance, or
You are responsible for presenting your outboard engine
to a Honda Marine dealer as soon as a problem exists. The
warranty repairs will be completed in a reasonable amount
of time, not to exceed 30 days.
If you have any questions regarding your warranty rights
and responsibilities, you should contact American Honda
Motor Co., Inc., Marine Division Customer Relations
Office. Please see Contacting Honda page 108.
Honda outboard engines certified to the CARB and EPA
2010 and later regulation are covered by this warranty to
be free from defects for a minimum of five years or 250
hours of operation, whichever comes first; or the length of
the Honda Marine Distributor's Limited Warranty,
whichever is longer, from the date of delivery to the retail
purchaser. This warranty is transferred to each subsequent
purchaser for the duration of the warranty period.
Warranty repairs will be made without charge for
diagnosis, parts, and labor. All defective parts replaced
under this warranty become the property of American
Honda Motor Co., Inc. A list of warranty parts is on page
118. Normal maintenance items, such as spark plugs and
filters, that are on the warranted parts list are warranted up
to their required replacement interval only.
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. is also liable for
damages to other engine components caused by a failure
of any warranted part during the warranty period.
Only Honda approved replacement parts will be used in
the performance of any warranty repairs, and they will be
provided without charge to the owner. You may use any
replacement part as defined in § 1900 (b)(20)* in the
performance of any maintenance or repairs. If a
replacement part is used in the repair or maintenance of
your engine, and an authorized Honda Marine dealer
determines it causes the failure of a warranted part, your
warranty claim may be denied. If the part in question is
not related to the reason that your engine requires repair,
your claim will not be denied.
* California Code of Regulations