Nikon told the last of its independent repair shop partners that they would no longer be authorized in early 2020, limiting repair to their own facilities.
So now it's down to Melville NY and Los Angeles. I miss the days where I could ring up Melville and order end-user installable parts, like the time I bought a missing Tripod Collar for my used 80-200 AFS.
I doubt this move is going to swell their coffers. Whatever they think they've gained counting beans, they're losing in customer goodwill.