My experience with PNW warranty has been great.
My dropper started to get slow, and also a bit squishy.
Replaced within days with the new model, completely hassle free. Other than perhaps weight(?) I see no reason to not go with PNW, and as a bonus, get their loam lever too. It’s great.
Lots of the other great droppers out there like the Fox Transfer is a major hassle to service at home, requiring lots of bespoke tools. For the price of shipping to Fox for service, you could by a new PNW…