I forked over the money for their repair. Now let's see if I get my system back with the 1TB HDD that I put in it. Heck, let's see if they fix it at all.
Edit: Also, having just looked up PS4 failure rates being at just under 1%, I'm a little more confident in their hardware.
Could consider a move to the EU?
Here we have 24 months warranty on all electronics by EU regulations.
Fancy hearing me on an amateur podcast with friends gushing over one of my favourite games? https://youtu.be/1I7JfMMxhf8