7.1 Except for any liability STIHL may have under, or as a result of, any existing law or regulation that cannot be validly excluded, restricted or modified by STIHL, STIHL’s liability to you or any other person for Loss caused or contributed to by the failure of goods (within the meaning of the ACL) supplied by STIHL, or in respect of which STIHL is, or is deemed under the ACL to be, a manufacturer, is limited to the following (at the election of STIHL):
a) repairing the goods;
b) replacing the goods or supplying goods of an equivalent type;
c) refunding the amount paid, or the value of consideration provided, by you of the goods;
d) paying the cost of replacing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods; or
e) paying the cost of having the goods repaired.
7.2 Further, except for any liability STIHL may have at law that cannot validly be excluded, restricted or modified by STIHL, STIHL is not liable to you or any other person for any Consequential Loss which may be suffered or incurred, or which may arise directly or indirectly from, or in connection with, any STIHL product and / or failure of or fault in any STIHL product, however caused (including negligence).
7.3 In section 7.1, “Loss” means any loss, cost, liability or damage, including legal costs. Further, in section 7.2, “Consequential Loss” means any Loss, however arising, that is:
b) not reasonably foreseeable or does not arise naturally from the underlying event, matter or
c) exemplary, punitive or incidental loss or damage;
d) loss of revenue or profits;
e) loss or damage from business interruption;
f) loss of anticipated savings;
g) loss of value of equipment;
h) loss of rental of substitute equipment;
i) other commercial or personal loss or damage; or
j) indirect loss or damage.
7.4 Except to the extent expressly set out in this Warranty, STIHL does not make any term, condition,
inducement, undertaking, promise or representation(together “representations”) as to any STIHL
product or the quality, performance, or freedom from defect, of any STIHL product. To the maximum
extent permitted by law, these representations are hereby excluded. Further, no person (including
any STIHL Dealer) other than STIHL has authority to make any representations on behalf of STIHL.