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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. don

Most pumps work quite nicely when the warranty expires. Better than 
your car. No routine maintenance is required.


> 
> ----- 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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