do u think i can prolly get a refund?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by the_music_man, Feb 21, 2003.

  1. the_music_man

    the_music_man aka prodj88 =P

    i have a s520 canon printer and i've had it for less than a year. the warranty is about to end soon. Do you think i could get a refund or is all they can do is Fix My printer even tho i don't really want it even if its freaking fixed b/c im so mad @ canon and i hate that printer forever. i just want my money back. every1 on ebay would probably returfn it b/c its ****tyand so theres no way i can sell it.....a
  2. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    It has been toooo long. Most places will give a refund if it is within 30 days. If the warranty is 1 year and the warranty is from the place you bought it from then what they will do is either get it fixed or give you a new one. The same with the manufacturer... I think they fix or replace with a new or refurbished unit.

  3. SkazzyUK

    SkazzyUK XP-erience Oldie

    Brighton, West Sussex, UK
    You won't get a refund, my dad could get a refund tho, he would just go an threaten them that if they did not give him a refund he would chuck the printer and probably some staff through the window,

    He did that a pcworld and we got our money back, a new printer and new cable :D

  4. Nick M

    Nick M Moderator

    No way you're getting a refund after that long.
  5. the_music_man

    the_music_man aka prodj88 =P

    well im mad b/c its the ****tiest thing i've ever seen and i will chuck my printer @ them.
  6. well it looks like you've learned a lesson.

    always test everything before you buy it and make sure you read the warranty info thoroughly.
  7. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    Get an Epson Color. Cheap and good.

    I've used Epson for 8 years. I still have my first Epson Color Printer from my Win 3.11 For Workgroups days. And it still works. :p
  8. dreamliner77

    dreamliner77 The Analog Kid

    Red Sox Nation
    Be glad you don't have a Lexmark Z22. I waste half the ink just getting it to flow. Expensive ink. Cheap plastic build.

    I miss my HP Deskjet 500c
  9. JohnnyGreb

    JohnnyGreb Guest

    Worse printer I ever had:
    Canon BJC-5000

    Works great.. until you reboot, then a reinstall is required. Plus it takes like 5 minutes to turn on and warm up.

    I tried to take it to a used computer place to sell/give away, but the manager took me in the back and pointed to a pallet of them stacked in the corner.. They had like 15 of them that they couldn't sell b/c they are such a POS.

    Now I have a Lexmark 1100 (?) that works ok.. nothing spectacular, but then I hardly ever print anything out. I run a test page through it every couple of weeks just to keep the ink flowing.

    I'm just cursed when it comes to printers.. I managed to break a HP LaserJet 4, and those go forever usually. :(
  10. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    i got a Lexmark z53 + it rocks:cool: the cheaper mono lexmarks are ink guzelers but the z53 are quick,fast + reliable.

    btw they would only fix/give you a new one rather than give ya ur money bk:huh:
  11. jonifen

    jonifen pffff...

    I've always used Epson too... printers are slightly more expensive than HP, but the cartridges are loads cheaper, so you save so much more over the years of using it :)

    I've still got the original Epson from my 3.11 days too... Epson Stylus Color ESC/P2 - big lumpy thing, but still works :)

    If there was room at my gfs (where I live now), I'd have my 670 with me... but I donated it to my mum, and I share the kids' 680 over the LAN instead :)

    and regarding the refund? no chance m8... you got a better chance of winning lotto