Originally Posted by replaytv
Who is 'They'?
The 'lifetime' is on the motherboard, so if the power supply or hard drive is replaced, you will still have lifetime
Technically the lifetime is on the TiVo Service Number (which nowadays is pretty well locked down to the motherboard) but I suspect that SquareTrade thing only amounts to replacememnt rather than repair, because there really aren't authorized TiVo Service Centers where they have service manuals and schematics and replacement parts.
"I am altering the deal. Pray I don't alter it any further."
Darth TiVo, 14 February, 2011