Expired warranty? We're still here for you.

Expired warranty? We're still here for you.

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Expired Warranty

Step 1 - Diagnostics

Help with Dell hardwareHelp with software or non-Dell hardware
If your warranty has expired and you experience a hardware issue, you can still take advantage of our expired warranty repair service on a fee basis.

Chat now or Call Dell support at 1-888-261-1716, enter your Express Service Code (located on the back of your PC) and your call will be routed to the appropriate technician.

For a flat fee, the technician will diagnose the problem to determine if it is a hardware failure. 

See the Diagnostic Fee Schedule below:


  • Client Products (Opti/Lat/Wks/Printer)  $59.00
  • Server Products                                         $299.00
  • Storage Products                                       $599.00
If a part has failed, the technician will assist you with step 2 or 3, whichever is appropriate. Separate fees are applicable for parts and/or labor for installation.

Hours of operation for Expired Warranty Repair technicians: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

More Details, including an overview of what products are covered
If you have how-to questions or your issue is about non-Dell hardware, we have one convenient place to call for expert help on many popular products.

For more information: www.dell.com/helpdesk

Step 2 - Parts that can be self-installed

Parts that can be easily self-installed can be purchased online for self-installation.

Dell Hard DriveParts for Your Dell Products

If you cannot find what you are looking for online, call 1-800-372-3355 and a sales person will help you purchase the right part.

Online Manuals can assist in installing these parts.

Step 3 - Parts that require professional installation

DesktopsConvenient On-Site ServiceCost
Dell DesktopsAfter diagnosis by a Dell technician in step 1, a 3rd party service provider will contact you to arrange payment and schedule a convenient time to come to your location for part replacement.

You will be billed directly by the service provider for only the time and materials required to repair your desktop system.
NotebooksHassle-Free Depot RepairCost
Dell LaptopsAfter diagnosis by a Dell technician in step 1, we'll send you packaging and instructions to mail your notebook to a repair facility.

Your repaired notebook will usually be returned to you in 10-12 business days after you've shipped it.

$199 covers anything except motherboards and LCDs, which are subject to an additional charge.