CONDITION OF THE VEHICLE:
The Owner states that to the best of his knowledge and belief that above described vehicle is in sound and safe condition and free of any known defects or faults which would affect its safe operation under normal use. The Renter acknowledges that he/she has had an opportunity to inspect the vehicle for any visible preexisting damage and that the vehicle appears to be in sound and safe working order.
The rented vehicle shall not be used to push, propel or tow another vehicle, trailer or any other thing without the written permission of the Owner. The Renter shall not operate the vehicle in a negligent manner. The rented vehicle shall only be operated by persons named in this agreement.
The Renter hereby agrees that he/she shall be subject to full cost of rental car if damage was caused by negligence. The Renter also agrees that the vehicle is only covered by third party insurance. The Renter also agrees that personal belongings and other items left in the vehicle at any time are not covered.
The said deposit is to be used, in the event of loss of or damage to the vehicle or equipment during the term of this Car Rental Agreement, the cost of necessary repairs, replacement or in the event that extensive cleaning is required to restore the vehicle to its condition at the time of rental. *Should repair or replacement cost exceed deposit, Renter is fully liable for the difference.* Smoking in the vehicle will also result in forfeiture of deposit for cleaning purposes.
If rental is not returned with same level of fuel as rented, you will be subjected to reduced/loss of deposit. In the absence of damage or loss, said deposit shall be credited toward payment of the Rental Rate and any excess shall be returned to the Renter.
THERE WILL BE A *Discretionary ONE HOUR GRACE PERIOD. THEREAFTER, A FEE OF $5.00 PER HOUR WILL BE CHARGED FOR ALL LATE RETURNS.