The Marlin Firearms Company (“Marlin”) warrants to the original purchaser (“Purchaser”) of a new firearm from Marlin that such firearm shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of five (5) years from the date of original purchase.  Marlin, in its sole discretion, shall repair or replace the firearm if the Purchaser submits a valid warranty claim in accordance with these instructions.  If Marlin opts to replace the firearm, Marlin will keep the firearm that it replaces.  The Purchaser’s remedies under this warranty are limited to repair or replacement of the firearm; Marlin will not provide cash, credit, or refund nor will Marlin return any parts that it replaced.  For avoidance of doubt, this warranty does not apply to or cover any defects associated with any on-gun, or off-gun, part or accessory that Marlin includes with your firearm that (a) is capable of being readily detached and, or, replaced, (b) bears the name of a brand other than Marlin, or (c) includes any glass or electronic component.  Marlin does not warrant against any type of defect to the firearm that Marlin did not cause, including but not limited to damage or defects arising out of:

    1.  Failure to provide proper care and maintenance,          

    2.  Accidents, abuse, or misuse,

    3.  Barrel obstruction,

    4.  Hand-loaded, reloaded, or improper ammunition,

    5.  Unauthorized adjustments, repairs, or modifications, or

    6.  Normal wear and tear.

    Additionally, MARLIN EXCLUDES AND WILL NOT PAY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES UNDER THIS WARRANTY. INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE MEANS ANY LOSS, EXPENSE, OR OTHER DAMAGE THAT CANNOT BE REMEDIED BY EITHER REPAIRING ANY DEFECT IN THE FIREARM OR BY REPLACING THE FIREARM.  Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you.  Furthermore, no individual or entity other than Marlin possesses the authority to alter the obligations, limitations, disclaimers, or exclusions under this warranty. Marlin’s obligations under this warranty shall not apply to the extent that any law, regulation, or other governmental requirements prohibits the repair, replacement and, or, return of a firearm to the person who shipped the firearm to Marlin. The Purchaser, in order to achieve eligibility under this warranty, must complete and submit the product registration card included with the firearm (or register the firearm online at within thirty (30) days of purchase.  The Purchaser, upon discovering a defect in material or workmanship in the firearm, shall contact Marlin at:

    The Marlin Firearms Company

    PO Box 1871

    Madison, North Carolina 27025-1871

    Telephone:  800-544-8892

    Fax:  338-548-7801

    Or through the Marlin Website at:

    Marlin, upon receiving the Purchaser’s correspondence or phone call, shall provide instructions to the Purchaser governing the manner in which to return the firearm for repair or replacement.