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Old 11-28-2009, 05:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Brand new Acer 23", shipped fresh with a dead pixel right near the middle of the screen.

I'm so upset, and the warranty doesn't offer a replacement unless there are 8 dead pixels during the first month. That's sick tbh.

Is there any way to create more dead pixels so I can get a replacement, without voiding the warranty? (e.g. no tampering with the hardware)


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Old 11-28-2009, 08:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It is against the law to break something just to take it in under warranty.

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c0rr0sive is right, and we won't help you break the law. You could try to return it for a refund but you may lose part of it for a restocking fee. If the pixel is that bad it may be worth it to you.

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