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follow the procedures outlined in Battery Geeks' Rental Policy
(included with your rental order). Or see the information under Rental Policy (below).
All (NON-Rental) returns must be accompanied by an Original
Invoice, AND a Returned Merchandise Authorization (RMA) Number.
To get an RMA #, please fill out an online RMA request form by visiting www.thebatterygeeks.com/rma.
Once you have provided The Battery Geeks with the appropriate information we
will contact you with return instructions.
purchased through The Battery Geeks can be returned for a refund or exchange
within 30 days of purchase. See conditions below:
Purchasers/Renters are responsible for their application. The
Battery Geeks can advise the client, but the decision about the suitability of
the application remains with the client.
- NO refunds given after 30 days
from date of purchase.
- All products returned for refund
are subject to a 20% restocking fee.
- All products returned for refund
must be in NEW/UNUSED/RE-SALEABLE condition, otherwise an additional
20% restocking fee will apply. However, The Battery Geeks reserves
the right to refuse any returns that are in a damaged condition caused by
any misuse or mishandling. [New/Unused/Re-saleable:
shrink-wrap in tact, twist-ties on cables, all parts included, clean,
& intact, product in working order]
- All materials such as manuals,
accessories, and cables must be included. If any of these materials
are missing, your account will be billed accordingly.
- Pack Returns Carefully: Customer
must pack defective/returned items as if they were new and working.
Failure to do so may invalidate both the RMA and the warranty. We are not
responsible for goods that are damaged during shipment or misused/abused
by the customer/carrier.
- Returns must be shipped freight
prepaid. Products received freight collect, without an RMA #, not
approved for return, or in anyway not meeting the above criteria, will be
- Shipping Charges and Free
NON-REFUNDABLE including all Free Shipping. Free Shipping is defined
as all shipping costs pre-paid by The Battery Geeks and not added to the
customer invoice. For example: When The Battery Geeks paid for your
free shipping - upon the return of the product the customer will be
charged back the full amount of the shipping originally paid by The
Battery Geeks. Additionally, you will be charged the normal selling price
of Premium Items.
- There is no restocking fee for EVEN
exchanges provided that the above conditions are met
- Returns will only receive a
percentage of the original purchase price as credit, based on the time
left in the warranty period. Example: Original purchase price of $400, 3
months left in warranty period (or 25%); $400 x 25% = $100 In-store
- Any batteries with any
modifications made to them that were not made by our factory, or products
with missing or altered Service Tags or serial numbers, will automatically
invalidate the warranty and will not be accepted for return or exchange.
- We will directly refund your
credit card or PayPal account after receiving your return within 30 days
of receiving your return.
- DOA/Defective products can be
returned for LIKE KIND REPLACEMENT ONLY. See Warranty Information,
- RMA # are good for 30 days only.
Any products returned after the RMA expiration date will be refused.
- Products returned with expired
warranty, can be repaired at buyers expense. We cannot replace
products with expired warranties.
- Once an order is confirmed, or
payment is completed, there will be a 5% cancellation fee for any order
- All material left with The
Battery Geeks for more than sixty days becomes the property of The Battery
Geeks. The Battery Geeks will dispose of the material in an
By purchasing through us you have
agreed to the Terms & Conditions found on our website, which include this
Warranty, and our Return Policy. These
products have a limited 1 Year Pro-Rated Warranty*,
with the below exceptions. Products under warranty can be returned for warranty
service under the following guidelines:
- The MFP 130 and the MFP 200, have a limited 6 month
- All purchases made by Re-Sellers including Rental
businesses have a limited 30 day warranty.
- All medical cart and OEM applications have a 6 month or
500 cycles, whichever comes first, pro-rated warranty.
- Personal Power Bank battery packs have a limited 3
month pro-rated warranty.
- The limited pro-rated warranty on all products
purchased from us begins on the date of shipment, and must be received on
The Battery Geeks dock before the end of the warranty period, to qualify
for warranty service.
- The warranty period is not extended if we repair or
replace a warranted product or any parts.
What is covered by this limited
This limited pro-rated warranty
covers defects in materials and workmanship in your products purchased through The
Battery Geeks. Note that the Warranty applies only to the original buyer
of record. This Warranty is not transferable.
What is not covered by this limited
This limited pro-rated warranty does
- Free Premiums (all "FREE with Purchase" products
are as is; no Warranty applies)
- External causes such as accident, abuse, misuse, or
problems with electrical power
- Servicing not authorized by The Battery Geeks.
- Usage that is not in accordance with product
- Problems caused by using accessories, parts, or
components not supplied by us.
- Products with missing or altered Service Tags or serial
- Products for which we have not received payment.
- Normal degradation in performance and decreased runtime
experienced over the life of any battery pack
- Return shipping costs to The Battery Geeks and back to
What do I do if I need warranty
First, please fill out our online
RMA# Request Form by visiting www.thebatterygeeks.com/rma.
After you fill out and submit your RMA# request form, The Battery Geeks
will respond within one business day for with your RMA # and specific return
After you receive your RMA #, you must: Return the product to The Battery Geeks in
its original or equivalent packaging. Prepay
shipping charges, and insure the shipment or accept the risk if the product is
lost or damaged in shipment.
Additional information regarding The Battery Geeks Warranty policies
Returns must be shipped freight
prepaid. Any return sent back freight
collect will be refused.
Returns must be received within 30
business days from the date of the RMA or the return will be refused.
Pack Returns Carefully: Customer
must pack defective items being returned as if they were new and working.
Failure to do so may invalidate both the RMA and the warranty. The Battery
Geeks is not responsible for goods that are damaged during shipment or
misused/abused by the customer/carrier.
Returned RMA items will be shipped
back to Customers at Customer's expense.
All replacement items will be
shipped after The Battery Geeks have received and processed your defective
* Replacement product will require payment for the already used
portion of your Pro-Rated Warranty. For example: if your Original purchase
price was $400, and you returned a product, for a warranty issue, after 9
months (or 75% of warranty period used), you will need to pay $300 to receive a
replacement product ($400 x 75% = $300).
OR the unused portion of your Warranty period can be used as a
credit for our battery Rental Program.
product is not covered under Warranty?
If the product is out of warranty, The
Battery Geeks offer a Free Diagnostic Testing Service to our valued customers as
a way to determine if the battery can be revived or to establish a salvage
value towards a future purchase.
How does the External Battery and Solar Charger Rental program work?
- Select from our list of products below. Click the Add to Cart button.
- Fill in the DATE you need to receive the rental; this should be at least 2 days before your trip so that you have time to test the gear with your equipment.
- Fill in the device you will be powering so that we can set you up with the correct connections
- Think you might need more run-time, then just click on the ADD-A-BATTERY box for just $4 more per day.
- See any options you would like, just click or select the box to add.
- A refundable security deposit equal to the gears value is collected during checkout.
- Daily Rental Rate is calculated from the day the gear leaves our warehouse until the day we receive it back to the warehouse at $5 for the 1st piece of gear and $4 for each additional piece of gear.
- Return the products using the prepaid FedEx label included with your order as soon as you are finished with them, It
is your responsibility as the current owner of this product to wrap your return
carefully in original packing material; place in original box.
- Rental Refunds are processed once a week, by end of day Friday for all orders returned to our warehouse by end of day Wednesday, once refund is issued from us please be aware that your credit card company may take up to 7 business days to release the funds.
- Rental must be returned fully functional and in good condition with all parts & accessories that were shipped, including bag, tips, cables, and inverter. Otherwise repair and/or reconditioning fees and a 20% restocking fee will deducted from deposit. Any Items not returned will be deducted from deposit based on current list price.
Rent to own your gear!
Do you love the gear you rented? Great news we here at the battery geeks will apply your rental rate toward the purchase of a brand new battery! Rules and Restrictions:
- You can keep the gear you used for the rental (often new) or send back rental for brand new gear
- The rental rate will be applied to and for the equal purchase (i.e. if you rent a battery and a solar panel but only purchase the battery you will only be credited for the battery rental)
- You have 30 days from the day we receive the rental gear back at the warehouse to use the rental credit for purchase
- Credit can only be used from the most recent rental
- Note* If you decide to keep your gear and an inverter was included with your rental you must purchase it separately
Rentals kept beyond 60 days will be considered "purchased" and are not eligible for rental return, exchange, or refund of deposit.
Renting for your CPAP or VPAP?
Good news, no matter your make & model the N/C-20000 is our flagship battery! No need to worry about the connections, just let us know the make and model of your system and we will include the correct one! Most of our customers are able to get 2 nights off of a fully charged N/C-20000, provided no humidifier is used. Now the question is how much gear do you need for your trip:
If you have power during the day to charge then just 1 N/C-20000 should get you through!
No Power on your trip:
- Up to 2 nights: (1) N/C-20000 battery pack
- 3 or 4 nights: (2) N/C-20000 battery packs
- 5 or more nights: (2) N/C-20000 battery packs and a Solar pad
Please call for rush shipment or for rental in Canada
US Flat Rate FedEx Ground Round-trip Shipping will be added as follows:
- 1st battery or Solar Panel $20
Solar Kit (1 Battery & Solar Panel) $40
2nd battery $10 additional
See map below for shipping times from Austin Texas
Optional Equipment rental with additional charges indicated:
- Add a 2nd Battery for: $4/day
- Solar Panel: $4/day
Upon receipt of rental gear, please IMMEDIATELY check that you have
received all items, including all tips, cables, chargers, inverters, batteries,
AND test with your Equipment to ensure
compatibility and call our customer service line if you are having any
issues, most all technical issues can be resolved over the phone in just a few minutes.
to contact customer service with-in 24 hours of delivery will result in
forfeiture of your right for a refund even if you do not get gear to work