Warranty information presented
throughout this web site may, from time to time, contain inconsistencies,
inaccuracies and typographical errors as we are, after all, human beings and
electronic components and their warranties do change on a regular basis. You
should always refer to your written warranty for specific warranty
information applicable to you.
Further, you the consumer should be aware of the following information:
None of the
information contained in this web site shall be considered an extension,
change or modification of any written warranty.
Any warranty that
we provide to you, the consumer, will be in writing and will in no manner be
extended or otherwise altered by any information provided on this website.
The warranties that we
issue are strictly reliant upon the warranty or warranties provided by the
original manufacturer of the component or components that we install in your
While most manufacturers
of the components we use warrant their components for a minimum of one (1) year,
some warranties are shorter. In those cases
where the warranty provided by the component manufacturer is less than one
DEW Associates Corporation and their affiliates will, from time to time, extend
said warranty to a full year, however you should be aware that we are
under no obligation to do so.
Any warranty extensions will
be made in writing and "only in writing". If you do not have a written
warranty extension, then the warranty is the length or term offered by the respective
original component manufacturer.
We will, in most cases, endeavor
to extend original manufacturer warranties where ever possible, however you, the consumer,
should be aware that we are not under any obligation to do so.
components, including, but not limited to, video cards, modems, sound
cards, drives and all other peripherals are inspected, checked and
tested before shipment to insure that they function within manufacturers
specifications. We will not be responsible for the repair or replacement
of any component that is incorrectly or improperly installed by you, the
consumer. If you purchase a peripheral component with the intent of
installing it yourself, you and only you are responsible for its proper
installation. You have a responsibility to insure that you are entirely
familiar with the safeguards and procedures necessary to install
consumer, should be aware of the fact that should any component be
returned to us under warranty, it will be examined and tested to
determine the cause of the failure. If we determine that the component
failed as the result of user mishandling, mistake, error or any of the
other reasons as noted below, the component will be returned to you at
your cost and without warranty adjustment.
choose to return, under warranty, any computer component or peripheral,
it must be done with a written "Return Material Authorization"
(RMA) received from us. We do not accept any responsibility for any
returns made to us that do not include this required documentation.
You, the consumer, should be
aware that we make no warranty of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose
other than that which is included in the written documentation provided to you.
handling or improper installation of any component by the consumer.
Acts of God, including but
not limited to lightening, flood, earthquake, hurricanes etc.
Blackouts, power surges,
brown outs, electrical current irregularities etc.
Static electricity damage.
Users failure to provide a
clean, adequately ventilated area for the computer or any of its peripherals.
user or consumer maintenance.
or accelerating of the motherboard, processor, memory or any other of
component beyond the specifications of the manufacturer.