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NOTICE: Activities and vehicle modifications appearing or described at The Ranger Station and it's pages may be potentially dangerous. We do not endorse any such activity for others or recommend it to any particular person - we simply describe the experiences and opinions of other Ranger/Bronco II owners. If you choose to engage in these activities it is by your own free will and at your own risk. Any and all modifications will likely cause a vehicle to behave differently than stock. Some modifications may significantly increase your risk when driving the vehicle or be dangerous in some driving situations. Use good judgment when engaging in any activity or making any modifications. Do not take unwise risks. Consult a certified professional if you are not sure of something. The Ranger Station and the authors of these articles assume no liability for how any particular individual chooses to use the information presented here. Some of these modifications may void your vehicles warranty.
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8. Technical Information; Disclaimer: Activities and vehicle modifications appearing or described at The Ranger Station and it's pages may be potentially dangerous. We do not endorse any such activity for others or recommend it to any particular person - we simply describe the experiences and opinions of other enthusiasts. If you choose to engage in these activities, it is by your own free will and at your own risk. Any and all modifications will likely cause a vehicle to behave differently than stock. Some modifications may significantly increase your risk when driving the vehicle or be dangerous in some driving situations. Use good judgment when engaging in any activity or making any modifications. Do not take unwise risks. Consult a certified professional if you are not sure of something. The Ranger Station and the authors of these articles assume no liability for how any particular individual chooses to use the information presented here. Some of these modifications may void your vehicles warranty
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If you purchase a Premium Member "Subscription" from The Ranger Station, then you agree to pay for any such purchases, and we may charge your selected payment method to collect any such payments.
You are responsible for all charges incurred under your account made by you or anyone who uses your account (including your children, family, or friends). If your payment method fails your subscription may be deactivated without notice to you if payment is past due, regardless of the dollar amount.
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You may cancel your subscription at any time by logging into your Paypal account and canceling the active subscription.
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The Ranger Station may include links to other web sites or services solely as a convenience to Members ("linked sites"). The Ranger Station does not endorse any such linked sites or the information, material, products or services contained on other linked sites or accessible through other linked sites. Furthermore, The Ranger Station makes no express or implied warranties with regard to the information, material, products, or services that are contained on or accessible through linked sites. Access and use of linked sites, including the information, material, products, and services on linked sites or available through linked sites, is solely at your own risk.
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You agree that The Ranger Station, in its sole discretion and for any or no reason, may terminate any account (or any part thereof) you may have with The Ranger Station or your use of The Ranger Station and remove and discard all or any part of your account, Member profile, or any Member Submission, at any time. The Ranger Station may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing access to The Ranger Station, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to The Ranger Station or any account you may have or portion thereof may be effected without prior notice, and you agree that The Ranger Station shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such termination. As discussed herein, The Ranger Station does not permit copyright infringing activities on The Ranger Station, and reserves the right to terminate access to The Ranger Station, and remove all content submitted, by any Members who are found to be repeat infringers. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of The Ranger Station may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies The Ranger Station may have at law or in equity.
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Severability: If any provision of these Terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
Assignment: These Terms and related Guidelines, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by The Ranger Station without restriction.
Survival: Sections 7 and 14 through 19 will survive any termination of these Terms.
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