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My computer(laptop) has a hard drive problem. My warrenty expires 8/16/08. I purchased at Best Buy on 8/16/07. They indicated I need my credit card number. It will take 7-10 days which will be past the expiration date. What can I do to protect myself ?

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If you really do have a hard drive problem, then take the ahrd drive out, and see who makes it. It should have something like a 3 year warrenty depending on manufacturer.

Call the company, and get it replaced directly from them. Leave bestbuy out of the equation.

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