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2. Use License
Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on MDBe’s web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
modify or copy the materials;
use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on MDBe’s web site;
remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by MDBe at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.
Every installation of a diesel engine and its ancillary components is necessarily different on different boats; boatowners and mechanics must take this into account when appraising the information on this website, and in the ebooks Marine Diesel Basics, and assure themselves that the information and procedures are applicable to their specific vessel and installation.
A conscientious effort has been made to verify and double-check all the information provided on this website, ebooks and downloads; however the author and publisher provides all information, written and drawn, on an “as is” basis and make no representations or warranties of any kind, and does not represent or warrant that the information is complete or current. The author and publisher assume no responsibility for any personal injury, damage to property, or other loss of any sort suffered from any actions taken based on or inspired by information or advice on this website, ebooks and downloads. Ensure that equipment and procedures are understood before beginning any work. If unsure, contact a professional mechanic. This book is not intended as a substitute for professional training.
This website, and the ebooks Marine Diesel Basics, do not provide information about gasoline engines, electronically-controlled diesel engines or about other mechanical systems or electronics which may be also installed on a vessel.
In no event shall MDBe or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on MDBe’s Internet site, even if MDBe or a MDBe authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.
5. Revisions and Errata
The materials appearing on MDBe’s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. MDBe does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. MDBe may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. MDBe does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.
MDBe has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by MDBe of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.
8. Governing Law
Any claim relating to MDBe’s web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Ontario without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
General Terms and Conditions applicable to Use of a Web Site.
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