WARRANTY When purchasing a BERING watch you will obtain a guarantee from BERING Time which is valid for 36 months from the purchase date in accordance with the conditions of the guarantee. In order to utilise the guarantee, you must present a guarantee certificate, filled out completely and correctly by an authorised BERING dealer. The guarantee is not valid for the normal wear and tear of your BERING watch, and will not come into force in the case of improper treatment. Improper treatment includes water damage, accidental damage (such as bumps and breakages) and damage which arises as a result of default of the operating instructions. The guarantee is also invalid when clock maintenance, repairs or strap changes are carried out by a third party, who is not authorised by BERING. The following watch parts are excluded from the guarantee service: battery, glass, crowns, every type of wrist band and bracelet, and every type of decoration and jewellery. For defects which are covered by the guarantee it is at the discretion of BERING Time, whether or not to carry out a repair or whether to provide an identical replacement or a watch with similar features. The BERING service center and authorised BERING dealers are also allowed to charge fees for postage and packaging and also necessary insurance. When claiming the guarantee, please contact an authorised BERING dealer or the BERING service center.