Warning - Nikon REFUSES to replace equipment they cannot fix, even if under warranty part 2

Started Jul 21, 2013 | Discussions thread
Sammy Yousef
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Nikon no longer supplies 3rd party repairers
In reply to BirgerH, Jul 22, 2013

BirgerH wrote:

Solving the OP's problem has nothing to do with Nikon.

That's mind boggling. How anyone can think a faulty camera and multiple repairs is not the fault of the manufacturer. Nikon attempted and failed to do the repair several times. Nikon do not allow 3rd parties to purchase parts from them anymore. Nikon also don't supply their service software to third parties. Therefore there is no one except Nikon that can do the repair whether parts are needed or firmware parameters need adjusting.

Now it may be true that the retailer is responsible and the buck stops with them to ensure the goods they sell work, but they can send the camera to the manufacturer for repair or have the buyer do so as an attempt to rectify the situation. I'm not aware of anywhere that's against the law. Once Nikon accepts the camera for repair they're involved and responsible.

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