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The short version of the legalese presented below:

Access to this HTTP-website server is monitored. The requested URLs; the machine originating the request, and the time of the request; and requested downloads, are logged for access statistics and security purposes.

No part of the material and databases in this site may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, or translated into any human or computer language, in any form or by any means whatsoever, without the express permission of Garage Operator and/or the respective Copyright/Trademark Holders.

If you DO NOT agree with the conditions below, DO NOT proceed to browse and/or request information, services and/or products that are presented within this site. By having entered this site the user understands and agrees that all copyright and/or service trademarks of all parties will be respected.

Now for the long version:

By having entered this website ("site") and/or using the information, services and/or products presented in any and all areas of this site, user fully understands and agrees that the following will apply:

The users of this site shall indemnify and hold Garage Operator and their directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from and against any and all damages, liabilities, losses, costs, and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of or related to users' use of information. Neither Garage Operator nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Copyrighted materials appearing on this server are owned by those person(s) holding the copyright.

Garage Operator
assumes no responsibility for loss or damages resulting from the use of this site. Users will not libel/slander nor in any other way depict a company, entity, or service in a false light; should you do so, the legal consequences are yours alone. Forums and chats are not moderated, and Garage Operator accepts no liability of legal consequences that arise from such posts (e.g. libel, slander, or other such crimes). All posted messages are the sole responsibility of their respective authors. Under no circumstances will Garage Operator be held liable for any wrong doings that occur from the usage of the forums or chats.

All software, graphics, documentation, research data, mailing lists, and other materials ("Materials") submitted for installation on the Garage Operator site shall be deemed in the public domain, except for any express restrictions included in such Materials by the submitting party.

Garage Operator's
governors, their employers, or sponsors are not responsible for providing notice of or enforcing any such restrictions. All parties submitting Materials to the Garage Operator site or discussion groups represent and warrant that the submission, installation, copying, distribution, and use of such Materials in connection with the Garage Operator site will not violate any other party's proprietary rights. The user understands and agrees that Garage Operator governance is not responsible for any errors created in or damage to such materials as a result of the installation or maintenance on the Garage Operator site, or their use by anyone accessing the Garage Operator site.

All posts or other items submitted to the Garage Operator site become property of Garage Operator. Garage Operator may reproduce, redistribute, and/or modify posted information in whole or in part at its sole discretion. No part of the material and databases in this site or posted to this site may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, or translated into any human or computer language, in any form or by any means whatsoever, without the express permission of Garage Operator and/or the respective Copyright/Trademark Holders.

Users who have obtained a password and username from Garage Operator or any of its subsidiaries, are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their password and for all use of their password account, whether or not authorized by the user. Users will notify Garage Operator of any unauthorized use of their password immediately upon discovery.

Users who access the Garage Operator site, hereby agree with the following: (A) Users will not submit anything to Garage Operator and any of its subsidiaries which is not their original work on which they are entitled to the copyright and the right to distribute, without giving proper attribution to the author, and that they will not quote from another's work, beyond fair use, without obtaining permission from the author or copyright holder; (B) Users will comply with all of the terms as set forth in this notice and any other terms stated on other pages of the site; (C) Users will not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others; (D) Users will not publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information; (E) Users will not upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless they own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; (F) Users will not upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer; (G) Users will not advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, conduct or forward surveys, contests, or chain letters; and (H) Users will not download any file that they know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.

Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Garage Operator.

While the Garage Operator site is made available for the dissemination of valuable information to other members of the automotive industry, we can not be held liable for false information, nor any discussions, instructions, ideas, etc. that lead to injury or loss of compensation.

The Garage Operator™ logo is a trademark of Garage Operator, Inc.

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