For proper performance with the Carolina Skiff model line, Carolina Skiff LLC recommends that your engine cavitation plate measure 3/4” to 1” below the bottom of the hull. All weight should be distributed as evenly as possible for best performance. Each outboard engine horsepower and boat combination may vary with mounting height and prop selection.
The Carolina Skiff model line require little to no outboard engine trim for proper performance. See your nearest Carolina Skiff Dealer for further details.
Carolina Skiff, LLC warrants the hull's bottom construction against delamination or separation for a period of five (5) years, providing that the integrity of the hull and floor has not been damaged by improper rigging, user damage or neglect. Carolina Skiff, LLC does not warrant gel coat imperfections, stress cracks, optional accessories (or their installations), rub rails, logos, decals or bow eyes. For specific details, read the complete Manufacturer's Limited Warranty.
Manufacturer's Limited Warranty
Carolina Skiff, LLC warrants to the original owner that the boat hull manufactured by Carolina Skiff, LLC is, at the time of purchase, free from hull structure defects in workmanship and will remain free from such defects under normal use after delivery to the original retail purchaser as provided here, within the limitations of this warranty. Boat hulls are warranted for a period of sixty (60) months. The foregoing warranty does not apply to: (1) damage resulting from: (a) Misuse, abuse, accident, neglect, negligence, vandalism, fire, riot, war or Acts of God; (b) Structural or other modification or alteration without prior express written authorization by Carolina Skiff, LLC; (c) Repair or attempted repair by unauthorized persons; (d) Engine use or load capacities in excess of the maximum recommended by Carolina Skiff, LLC; (e) Improper trailering or towing; (f) Racing or other competitive use whether for profit, recreation or otherwise. (2) Gel coat, finish, stress cracks, optional accessories or their installation, rub rail, bow eyes, lettering and decals, including, but not limited to, adhesion, fading or discoloration thereof.
(TRANSFERABLE WARRANTY) Except as expressly stated herein, Carolina Skiff, LLC makes no express or implied warranties or representations and further, Carolina Skiff, LLC makes no warranty of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. No person is authorized by Carolina Skiff, LLC to alter, enlarge or extend express or implied warranties, or to alter or amend disclaimers, other than as set forth herein. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you.
The remedy available under this Limited Warranty is non-cumulative in nature and is limited to repair or replacement, at Carolina Skiff, LLC’s option, of the boat hull which is returned to a location approved by Carolina Skiff, LLC with transportation charges prepaid, and which Carolina Skiff examination discloses to its satisfaction to be defective. For specific details of Carolina Skiff, LLC’s obligation, see that section of this warranty.
Carolina Skiff, LLC liability under this Limited Warranty does not extend to loss of time, inconvenience, loss of use of boat (or loss of profit resulting therefrom), injury to property or persons, or any other special, indirect, consequential or incidental damages whatsoever. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusions may not apply to you. All claims under this Limited Warranty must be submitted in writing to an authorized Carolina Skiff, LLC independent dealer within the warranty period as stated herein and approved by Carolina Skiff, LLC prior to allowance thereof.
Procedure for Validation of Warranty
To validate the warranty, the warranty registration card and dated copy of the bill of sale must be mailed within thirty (30) days of purchase, to:
Carolina Skiff, LLC
Attn: Warranty Department
3231 Fulford Road
If you have any questions concerning this Limited Warranty or the procedure you should follow, please write us at the above address.