What to Do First (9546, 9547)
What to Do First
The servicer must include the following in the
parts exchange form or part return form that is attached to the
- Name and phone number of servicer.
- Date of service.
- Date when part failed.
- Date of purchase.
- Failure symptoms, error codes appearing on display,
and beep symptoms.
- Procedure index and page number in which failing FRU was detected.
- Failing FRU name and part number.
- Machine type, model number, and serial number.
- Customer's name and address.
Before checking problems with the computer,
determine whether or not the damage applies the warranty
by referring to the following:
:nt text='Note for Warranty'.
During the warranty period, the customer may be responsible for
repair costs if the computer damage was caused by misuse, accident,
modification, unsuitable physical or operating environment, or
improper maintenance by the customer.
The following list provides
some common items that are not covered under warranty and some
symptoms that may indicate the system was subjected to stresses beyond
The following is not covered under warranty:
- LCD panel cracked by applying excessive force or by being dropped.
- Scratched (cosmetic) parts.
- Cracked or broken plastic parts, broken
latches, broken pins,
or broken connectors caused by excessive force.
- Damage caused by liquid spilled into the system.
- Damage caused by improperly inserting a PCMCIA card or installation
of an incompatible card.
- Damage caused by foreign material in the FDD or UltraBay.
- Diskette drive damage caused by pressing the
diskette drive cover or
inserting diskettes with multiple labels.
- Damaged or bent diskette eject button.
- CD-ROM drive damage caused by excessive forces shock, or by
- Fuses blown by attaching a nonsupported device.
- Forgotten computer or hard disk password.
(making computer or hard disk unusable.)
If the following symptoms are present, they may indicate
damage caused by non-warranted activity:
- Missing parts may be a symptom of unauthorized service or
- HDD spindles can become noisy if subjected to
excessive force or by being dropped.
- I9990303 errors
can be caused by exposure to strong magnetic fields.
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