Basmanny court of Moscow dismissed the claim of Dmitry Petrov to Apple Distribution International, the Russian representation Apple “Apple Rus, reseller, re:Store and Adjusters about”. This was reported by the correspondent RAPSI from the courtroom.
The reason for the claim Petrova became the official failure of Apple to deliver to Russia the branded displays for the iPhone repair, and the inability to use aftermarket parts for repair the company’s products.
The plaintiff said that he had bought in Apple Store iPhone 6 Plus, paying annual insurance for the repair of Adjusters about”. A few months later, Dimitri dropped my phone, smashing the screen. He immediately turned into a workshop, presenting insurance. But in Adjusters about”, he explained that to replace the screen of this model is impossible. In the Apple support plaintiff said that the displays for iPhone repair in Russia are not supplied. In other service centers Petrov confirmed that the iPhone in Russia is not supplied, and proposed to replace the smartphone with a surcharge of 25 990-29 300 rubles
So Apple violates Russian law on protection of consumer rights, said in a lawsuit Petrov. The manufacturer must provide spare parts for repairs during the lifetime of the product, which in the case of the iPhone is five years.
Petrov asked the court to compel Apple to supply the displays in the Russian services separately to provide a screen for its smartphone and replace it by joint efforts”, Adjusters about” and re:Store, and also to compensate for the losses incurred and to pay a penalty.