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Re: [IP] HEY ANTONIO 508 meltdown aka your mail

If I get a product that won't last past the warranty, I consider it a piece 
of C--- and buy a different brand.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, July 19, 2006 8:30 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] HEY ANTONIO 508 meltdown aka your mail

> In a message dated 7/19/2006 1:29:57 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
> Dearest Antonio in LA,Age 40, Type 1 since 1993
> MiniMed Paradigm 515, OneTouch Ultra, MiniMed Carelink and PAL software,
> May sound silly but...I think a machine that cost 6000 dollars should last
> longer than 4 years! At the very least...could be repaired. I expect that
> from my car, which I have only had 1 in my life that I paid that much for.
> So there you go...
> I totaly agree with you but companies want to continue to make money over 
> and
> over as soon as possible.  When you go to a store to buy a new 
> refrigerator,
> they try to sell you an extended warranty right on the spot.  If the 
> product
> they are selling you is made so well than why the extended warranty.  They
> don't make it to last past a certain time so you will then have have to 
> either
> have an extended warranty, which they make money on or you will have to 
> buy a
> new
> one.  It is no different with pumps.  They win!
> email @ redacted
> .
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