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Is it illegal to break parts then send them back for an replacement/upgrade or would it just violate the terms and conditions in most cases?

That would be called fraud. As above I dunno the legality of this, but making false claims on insurance is illegal. Warranties I dunno so much.
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post #22 of 67
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From XFX? I am so surprised right now. I think I would have been surprised even if they sent you back a working 5970.

This is XFX not Asus!
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I had a 7950 GT once that crapped out and EVGA sent me an 8800 GT on release day.
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well ain't you a lucky individual applaud.gif whoever was naysaying on xfx last night..this is how they roll
 
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post #25 of 67

i am about to RMA my 4890 so lets see what I get lol

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post #26 of 67
Reminds me of the time i RMA'd my X1900XT, got a 5770 in return because the X1900XT was out of production biggrin.gif
post #27 of 67
I RMA'd a 560 Ti hawk recently and they upgraded me to a 570. Love it when that happens, but its mostly luck.
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Nice!
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post #29 of 67
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Nah, you wont. I have RMA'ed mine twice. Got the same type card back each time. Although my second one, the one I have now, seems to have some reinforcement on it. Looks nice.

Reinforcement? Meaning so it's harder to take off the GPU cooling?
    
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post #30 of 67
Quick question though, does XFX do RMA if I've put the card under water? I still have the original heatsink but I'm missing one of those 4 holed brackets for the GPUs. =(
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