Hitachi Power Tools Announces a Lifetime Lithium Ion Tool Warranty

Hitachi Power Tools Announces an Industry Leading Lifetime Lithium Ion Tool Warranty! (Photo: Business Wire)

NORCROSS, Ga.--()--Hitachi Power Tools (NYSE:HIT) today announced its new Lifetime Lithium Ion Tool warranty. Every Hitachi cordless power tool is designed to the highest standards and is rigorously tested for both performance and durability. Hitachi is proud to offer an exclusive Lifetime Lithium Ion tool warranty to the original purchaser on HXP Lithium Ion cordless tools.

This Industry Leading Lifetime Lithium Ion tool warranty is retroactive and applies to Lithium Ion tools purchased since their initial launch back in August of 2006. Hitachi customers who purchased applicable Cordless Lithium Ion tools before this Lifetime warranty announcement will automatically be covered and are not required to register or re-register their tools.

Tool packaging will undergo a rolling design change to reflect the new Lifetime Warranty. However in the meantime, existing packaging already produced and available for sale in the retail market may still show the 10-Year Warranty on the box. Regardless of the packaging, revised or not, Hitachi is covering all applicable Lithium Ion tools under the new warranty.

Categories of tools that are currently covered under this Lifetime warranty include Cordless Lithium Ion Driver Drills, Cordless Lithium Ion Hammer Drills, Cordless Lithium Ion Impact Drivers, Cordless Lithium Ion Impact Wrenches, Cordless Lithium Ion Circular Saws, Cordless Lithium Ion Jig Saws, Cordless Lithium Ion Reciprocating Saws and Cordless Lithium Ion Blowers.

Some exceptions do apply; Cordless Lithium Ion Grinders, Cordless Lithium Ion Rotary Hammers and Cordless Lithium Ion Gas Nailers are covered by Hitachi’s 1-year warranty.

Hitachi is proud to offer an exceptional 2-year HXP Lithium Ion battery warranty to the original purchaser. All HXP Lithium Ion batteries that power Hitachi Lithium Ion tools contain circuit protection technology that ensures proper maintenance so they will continue to operate at peak levels at all times.

Hitachi offers a 1-year HXP Lithium Ion charger warranty to the original purchaser. Hitachi HXP Lithium Ion cross-compatible chargers feature built-in Cool Air Flow systems to maintain the optimal charging temperature.

To view the entire warranty statement online, go to www.hitachipowertools.com, click on customer service, and then warranty information for complete details.

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Contacts

Hitachi Power Tools
Abby Levy, 770-925-1774
abbyl@hitachi-powertools.com

Release Summary

Hitachi's got you covered for a Lifetime! Now when you purchase a Hitachi Lithium Ion Cordless Tool, you receive an industry leading Lifetime Tool Warranty and a 2-Year Lithium Ion Battery Warranty!

Contacts

Hitachi Power Tools
Abby Levy, 770-925-1774
abbyl@hitachi-powertools.com