EMPLOYEES’ SAVINGS PLAN
(Formerly the Sauer-Sundstrand Employees’ Savings
and Retirement Plan, As Amended and Restated,
Effective January 1, 1997
and Renamed As of January 1, 2001)
By virtue and in exercise of the amending power reserved to Sauer Danfoss Company (the “Company”)
by subsection 14.1 of the Sauer-Danfoss Employees’ Savings Plan (formerly, the Sauer-Sundstrand Employees’
Savings and Retirement Plan), Amended and Restated as of January 1, 1997 and Renamed as of January 1 ,
2001 (the “Plan” and pursuant to the authority delegated to the undersigned officer of the Company by the
Employe Benefit Committee of the Company, the Plan is hereby amended, effective as of January 1, 2001, in the
1. By substituting the following for the parenthetical phrase in the first paragraph of Section 1.8 of
“(including any amounts that are excluded from the Participant’s taxable income pursuant to
Sections, 125, 402(g)(3), and effective January 1, 2001, Section 132(f)(4)of the Code.)”
2. By deleting the second paragraph of Section 6.3(e)(ii) of the Plan and replacing it with the
“Notwithstanding the foregoing, effective January 1, 1998, a Participant’s Section 415
Compensation shall also include elective deferrals, as defined in Sections 402(g)(3) and 125 of the Code.
Effective, January 1, 2001, a Participant’s Section 415 Compensation shall also include amounts excluded from
income under Section 132(f)(4) of the Code.”
IN WITNESS WHEREOF , the above amendment is adopted this 25 th day of February, 2002.
SAUER DANFOSS (US) COMPANY
By:/s/ Kenneth P.
Its: Vice President Finance