CANON CONSUMER DIGITAL VIDEO EQUIPMENT LIMITED
WARRANTY FOR THE UNITED STATES
The limited warranty set forth below is given by Canon U.S.A., Inc. ("Canon USA") with
respect to Canon Consumer Digital Video Equipment (the "Equipment") purchased in the
United States. This limited warranty is only effective upon presentation of your Bill of Sale or
other proof of purchase.
The Equipment is warranted under normal, non-commercial, personal use, against defective
materials or workmanship as follows:
Parts: Defective parts will be exchanged for new parts or comparable rebuilt parts for a
period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase, except for a defective Video Head,
which will be exchanged for a period of three months from the date of purchase.
Labor: For a period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase, labor will be provided
free of charge by our factory service centers or designated service facilities located in the
When returning Equipment under this warranty, you must pre-pay the shipping charges, and
you must enclose the Bill of Sale or other proof of purchase with a complete explanation
of the problem. During the ONE-YEAR warranty period, repairs will be made and the
Equipment will be return-shipped to you free of charge. For repairs after the warranty period
is over, you will be given an estimate of the cost of repair and an opportunity to approve
or disapprove of the repair expense before it is incurred. If you approve, repairs will be
made and the Equipment will be return-shipped to you. (shipping charges apply). If you
disapprove, we will return-ship the equipment at no charge to you.
Non-Canon brand peripheral equipment and software which may be distributed with,
or factory loaded on, the Equipment, are sold "AS IS" without warranty of any kind by
Canon USA, including any implied warranty regarding merchantability or fitness for
a particular purpose. The sole warranty with respect to such non-Canon brand items
is given by the manufacturer or producer thereof. If the Equipment contains a hard
disk drive, Canon USA recommends that data stored on that drive be duplicated or
backed up to prevent its loss in the event of failure or other malfunction of such drive.
Canon USA shall have no responsibility under this limited warranty for use of the Equipment
in conjunction with incompatible peripheral equipment and incompatible software.
In order to obtain warranty service, contact the authorized Canon retail dealer from whom
you purchased the Equipment or call the CANON INFORMATION CENTER AT 1-800-OK-
CANON). You will be directed to the nearest service facility for your Equipment.
This Limited Warranty covers all defects encountered in normal use of the Equipment and
does not apply in the following cases:
A) Loss or damage to the Equipment due to abuse, mishandling, accident, improper
maintenance, or failure to follow operating instructions;
B) If the Equipment is defective as a result of leaking batteries, sand, dirt or water
C) If defects or damages are caused by the use of unauthorized parts or by service other
than by Canon USA's factory service centers or authorized service facilities;
D) If the Equipment is used for commercial or industrial use.