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Unread 03-21-2013, 02:04 PM   #1
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I was at Sam's today and saw a BGE with nest for $899. Has BGE changed their mind on selling through dealers only? I thought it was interesting because when this happened before they played it off as an unauthorized deal.
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Unread 03-21-2013, 02:07 PM   #2
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I was at Sam's today and saw a BGE with nest for $899. Has BGE changed their mind on selling through dealers only? I thought it was interesting because when this happened before they played it off as an unauthorized deal.
Unauthorized as in no BGE warranty probably.
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Unauthorized, and no warranty. Definitely. It's frustrating for dealers though...
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Bought mine at Costco last year...registered with BGE for Warranty and we all know Costco's return policy.
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Such a great marketing strategy. Punish the buyer for purchasing the product BGE made. I still can't believe BGE would do that. Oh, looks like they don't do that from the prior post. That's more like it!
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I had no problems with warranty. Bought my egg from a Costco outlet. Even used the warranty twice, gaskets and hardware replacements.

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Is that for a Large BGE? Any accessories? In Houston, LBGE only can be had for $650+tax. The nest is separate, but I think it is about $120-150.
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Is that for a Large BGE? Any accessories? In Houston, LBGE only can be had for $650+tax. The nest is separate, but I think it is about $120-150.
I didn't check it out that close and didn't have my phone to take pictures. This is the fist I saw it. I'm in there every week. I'll look tomorrow while I'm picking up ribs.
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