01-03-2021 01:13 PM
01-03-2021 03:15 PM
I'm pretty sure that performing any installations or system maintenance on your own would void your manufacturer warranty. It would definitely void any Geek Squad Protection plan you may have purchased. Their terms and conditions specify this under section 6(d):
What’s Not Covered?
In addition to any other Coverage and Product-specific exclusions identified above, claims and Coverage under this Plan will be denied in the following situations:
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01-03-2021 08:48 PM
Something as simple as installing RAM should not void the warranty. I've never worried about it to be honest, and update parts as needed. As long as there is no damage caused by the installation, it should have no affect on warranty.
01-07-2021 01:39 PM
Good afternoon, labtt15,
Welcome to our forums, and thank you for posting your question! It’s always important to make sure you’re checking what is and isn’t covered by your warranty on your devices before performing any installations or services on them, so I appreciate you posting to our Support Forums with your question.
As Sam15 has alluded to here, installing additional RAM or any other service performed by someone other than an authorized service provider may void your manufacturer’s warranty, or if you’re referring to a Geek Squad Protection plan (GSP), this would indeed void your GSP. If you have a GSP for your laptop, you’ll be able to find the full terms here, and if you’d like to verify whether or not installing RAM would void the manufacturer’s warranty, I recommend heading to their site to review the full terms and conditions of the warranty on your laptop.
I hope this helps, but if you have any other questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to let me know.