FTC Claims ‘Warranty Void If Removed’ Stickers Are Illegal

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You know those stickers you sometimes find on the back of an electronic device that warns you if you were to remove it, it would void your warranty? As it turns out these stickers are actually illegal, at least according to the FTC (via Motherboard) who claims that under federal law, customers are allowed to repair their own things, and that manufacturers cannot force customers to use their own repair services.

Given how expensive official replacement...

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