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Swap & Shop Use Policy; Basic Listing Requirements
Buyer/Seller Beware. ECARS is unable to confirm the veracity of representations made in SWAP & SHOP listings.
You understand that in regard to the content of the ECARS SWAP & SHOP, including, but not limited to goods and/or services on the ECARS SWAP & SHOP web page and/or SWAP & SHOP information transmitted on ECARS nets ("SWAP & SHOP"), neither ECARS, its subsidiaries, affiliates, or their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents controls, provides, or is responsible for any goods or services listed on SWAP & SHOP. All such content, goods and services are submitted by third parties and are not part of ECARS or controlled by ECARS. ECARS neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy, completeness, usefulness, quality or availability of any content, goods or services available on SWAP & SHOP, which are the sole responsibility of such independent third parties, and your use thereof is solely at your own risk. Neither ECARS, its subsidiary, affiliates, or their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents shall be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused by your use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on SWAP & SHOP or any web site linked to or from SWAP & SHOP or your inability to access the Internet or any site linked to or from SWAP & SHOP.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. Please use your best judgment in evaluating all information contained or opinions expressed on SWAP & SHOP. It is the policy of ECARS not to endorse any opinion expressed by a party who lists items "for sale" or "wanted" on SWAP & SHOP. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF SWAP & SHOP IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. NEITHER ECARS NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARY AND PARENT COMPANIES, OR AFFILIATES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS OR OTHER SUPPLIERS PROVIDING CONTENT, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES WARRANTS THAT THE SWAP & SHOP OR ANY INTERNET SITE LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE, INCLUDING THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. NOR DO ANY OF THEM MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF SWAP & SHOP OR ANY INTERNET SITE LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP OR AS TO THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY, AUTHORITY, COMPLETENESS, USEFULNESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, OR SUBSTANCE OF ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR TRANSACTION PROVIDED THROUGH SWAP & SHOP OR ANY SITE LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP. SWAP & SHOP IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ECARS, ITS SUBSIDIARY AND PARENT COMPANIES, OR AFFILIATES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, OR LICENSORS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES UNDER OR ARISING SWAP & SHOP, OR ANY INTERNET SITE LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES CAUSED OR ALLEGEDLY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, ELECTRICAL SURGE/DAMAGE/INTERFERENCE, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, BREAKDOWN OF EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE ERROR, INFRINGEMENT, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, OR THEFT, DESTRUCTION, ALTERATION, OR USE OF, RECORDS. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ECARS, ITS SUBSIDIARY AND PARENT COMPANIES, OR AFFILIATES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, OR LICENSORS, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN SWAP & SHOP OR THE CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN ANY INTERNET SITE LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP. THE CONTENT WITHIN SWAP & SHOP AND THE CONTENT WITHIN INTERNET SITES LINKED TO OR FROM SWAP & SHOP MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE CONTENT HEREIN; THESE CHANGES WILL BE INCORPORATED IN NEW VERSIONS OF SWAP & SHOP AND SPECIFICALLY ARE INCLUDED UNDER THESE TERMS. SWAP & SHOP AND ITS CONTRIBUTORS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE CONTENT AT ANY TIME AND FROM TIME TO TIME AT THEIR SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT ANY OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE NOTICE OF SUCH IMPROVEMENTS OR CHANGES. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ECARS IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, FRAUDULENT, OR OTHERWISE ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY USER. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH SWAP & SHOP CONTENT, AND/OR THE OUTCOME OF A SWAP & SHOP TRANSACTION, OR LACK THEREOF, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING SWAP & SHOP.
Indemnity. You agree to indemnify and hold ECARS, its subsidiary companies and their affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liabilities, claims, damages and expenses, including reasonable attorneys fees, arising from any claim(s) concerning SWAP & SHOP, any other policy, your use or access of SWAP & SHOP or any Internet site linked to or from SWAP & SHOP, or in connection with the transmission of any Content on SWAP & SHOP.
ECARS reserves the right to refuse to post any listing for any reason in its sole discretion without notice or obligation.
Basic Listing Requirements
To an item or items on Swap & Shop, items "For Sale" or "Trade" should include, at a minimum, the following information in the English language:
1. Reasonably accurate description of the item, including manufacturer and model, or whether it is home brew or kit;
2. The general condition of the equipment ("Excellent," "Very Good", "Good," "Fair," "Poor" or "Parts Only"; or a scale of 1 to 5); and
3. A price in U.S. Dollars for "For Sale" items and shipping terms (examples: "Buyer pays shipping"; "Shipping included");
4. First name, call sign and contact information (either telephone number and/or e-mail address).
Notice: Listings that do not include these basic items, or submissions in all lower case or with unclear abbreviations, missing call signs, e-mail addresses, etc. may not, in ECARS sole discretion, be posted. ECARS will make no attempt to fill gaps in a submission.
"Kenwood TR-2500 hand held portable. Fair to good condition. With 1 Kenwood AO2-0620 battery and manual. $30.00 as-is plus shipping. Photos available upon request. Contact KA1XYZ, Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org."
Please use proper capitalization and punctuation. Do not use abbreviations. The Swap & Shop list editor will abbreviate as necessary.
Listings in all lower case ("collins 30l1 amplifier") or all upper case ("COLLINS 30L1 AMPLIFIER") will not be posted. Use initial capitalization as shown in the sample listing above, e.g. "Collins 30L1 amplifier".
Sellers and buyers review the "Use Policy" set forth above. Be fair in listing items for sale. Disclose known material defects or problems in the listing. Sellers unwilling to provide such information should not list items on ECARS Swap & Shop.
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