Panasonic DMC-ZS8, DMC-ZS9 Operating Instruction

Limited Warranty

Limited Warranty

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Limited Warranty 

(ONLY FOR U.S.A. AND PUERTO RICO)

Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company,  

Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America

One Panasonic Way, Secaucus, New Jersey 07094

Panasonic Digital Still Camera Products 

Limited Warranty

Limited Warranty Coverage (For USA and Puerto Rico Only)

If your product does not work properly because of a defect in materials or 

workmanship, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company (referred to as “the 

warrantor”) will, for the length of the period indicated on the chart below, which starts 

with the date of original purchase (“warranty period”), at its option either (a) repair 

your product with new or refurbished parts, (b) replace it with a new or a refurbished 

equivalent value product, or (c) refund your purchase price. The decision to repair, 

replace or refund will be made by the warrantor.

Product or Part Name

Parts

Labor

Digital Still Camera

1 year

1 year

CCD

6 months

90 days

SD Memory Cards, Rechargeable 

Battery Pack (defective exchange)

90 days

Not Applicable

During the “Labor” warranty period there will be no charge for labor. During the 

“Parts” warranty period, there will be no charge for parts. This Limited Warranty 

excludes both parts and labor for non-rechargeable batteries, antennas, and 

cosmetic parts (cabinet). This warranty only applies to products purchased and 

serviced in the United States or Puerto Rico. This warranty is extended only to the 

original purchaser of a new product which was not sold “as is”. 

Mail-In Service

For assistance in the U.S.A. and Puerto Rico in obtaining repairs, please ship the 

product prepaid to:

Panasonic Exchange Center

4900 George McVay Drive

Suite B

McAllen, TX 78503

panacare@us.panasonic.com

When shipping the unit, carefully pack, include all accessories, and send it prepaid, 

adequately insured and preferably in the original carton. When shipping Lithium 

Ion batteries please visit our Web Site at www.panasonic.com/BatteryHandling as 

Panasonic is committed to providing the most up to date information. Include a 

letter detailing the complaint, a return address and provide a daytime phone number 

where you can be reached. A valid registered receipt is required under the Limited 

Warranty.

IF REPAIR IS NEEDED DURING THE WARRANTY PERIOD, THE PURCHASER 

WILL BE REQUIRED TO FURNISH A SALES RECEIPT/PROOF OF PURCHASE 

INDICATING DATE OF PURCHASE, AMOUNT PAID AND PLACE OF 

PURCHASE. CUSTOMER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE REPAIR OF ANY UNIT 

RECEIVED WITHOUT SUCH PROOF OF PURCHASE.

Limited Warranty Limits And Exclusions

This warranty ONLY COVERS failures due to defects in materials or workmanship, 

and DOES NOT COVER normal wear and tear or cosmetic damage. The warranty 

ALSO DOES NOT COVER damages which occurred in shipment, or failures which 

are caused by products not supplied by the warrantor, or failures which result from 

accidents, misuse, abuse, neglect, mishandling, misapplication, alteration, faulty 

installation, set-up adjustments, misadjustment of consumer controls, improper 

maintenance, power line surge, lightning damage, modification, introduction of 

sand, humidity or liquids, commercial use such as hotel, office, restaurant, or other 

business or rental use of the product, or service by anyone other than a Factory 

Service Center or other Authorized Servicer, or damage that is attributable to acts 

of God.