A : All defective products that are within warranty are eligible for return for repair. You must call one of our representatives and have them issue an RMA number (return manufacturers authorization). All items being shipped back must be packaged correctly for them not to be damaged in shipping. We are not responsible for what happens to items during shipping and will not cover any damages due to shipping. We are also not responsible for any lost items in shipping. All items must have the RMA number written on the box to be accepted. We will do our best to get your repair or replacement sent to you as soon as possible. In most cases, products are repaired and shipped within 2 business days. Repair time is dependant on shipping time and whether the item is in stock. All DVR repairs are performed by professional technicians with 1000's of hours of bench experience. All DVR's sent in for repair are tested for 24 hours before being sent back out.