SOME STATES (OR JURISDICTIONS) DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED
WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE PRECEDING LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
DELL DOES NOT ACCEPT LIABILITY BEYOND THE REMEDIES SET FORTH IN THIS LIMITED
WARRANTY STATEMENT OR LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES,
INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LIABILITY FOR PRODUCTS NOT BEING AVAILABLE FOR USE
OR FOR LOST DATA OR SOFTWARE.
SOME STATES (OR JURISDICTIONS) DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE PRECEDING EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
These provisions apply to Dell's one-year limited warranty only. For provisions of any service contract
covering your system, see your invoice or the separate service contract that you will receive.
If Dell elects to exchange a product or portion of a product, the exchange will be made in accordance with
Dell's Exchange Policy in effect on the date of the exchange. In any instance in which Dell issues a Return
Material Authorization Number, Dell must receive the product(s) for repair prior to the expiration of the
warranty period in order for the repair(s) to be covered by the limited warranty.
One-Year Limited Warranty for C500 Computers (Canada Only)
Dell Computer Corporation ("Dell") manufactures its hardware products from parts and components that are
new or equivalent to new in accordance with industry-standard practices. Dell warrants that the hardware
products it manufactures will be free from defects in materials and workmanship. The warranty term is one
year beginning on the date of invoice, as further described in the following text.
Damage due to shipping the products to you is covered under this limited warranty. Otherwise, this limited
warranty does not cover damage due to external causes, including accident, abuse, misuse, problems with
electrical power, servicing not authorized by Dell, usage not in accordance with product instructions, failure
to perform required preventive maintenance, and problems caused by use of parts and components not
supplied by Dell.
This limited warranty does not cover any items that are in one or more of the following categories: software;
external devices (except as specifically noted); accessories or parts added to a Dell system after the system
is shipped from Dell; accessories or parts added to a Dell system through Dell's system integration
department; accessories or parts that are not installed in the Dell factory; or DellWare™ products. Monitors,
keyboards, and mice that are Dell-branded or that are included on Dell's standard price list are covered
under this limited warranty; all other monitors, keyboards, and mice (including those sold through the
DellWare program) are not covered.
Dell will repair or replace products covered under this limited warranty that are returned to Dell's facility. To
request warranty service, you must contact Dell's Customer Technical Support within the warranty period.
Dell" to find the appropriate contact information for obtaining customer assistance. If
warranty service is required, Dell will issue a Return Material Authorization Number. You must ship the
products back to Dell in their original or equivalent packaging, prepay shipping charges, and insure the
shipment or accept the risk of loss or damage during shipment. Dell will ship the repaired or replacement
products to you (freight prepaid) if you use an address in Canada, where applicable. Shipments to other
locations will be made freight collect.