Originally Posted by JONESY
I owned a Grill Dome, and the day I sold it was the best day I EVER had with that cooker. The auto hinge requires constant adjustment to keep the lid sealed, the paint bubbled and peeled, slide door was junk, as with most ceramics I had to replace all internal ceramic pieces due to cracking. For the price I would look into one of the steel versions.
Did you try to contact Grill Dome? I have a couple of buddies that have them and love them.