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Re: [IP] Trouble with minimed 508

Sorry to here about your problems with the 508 Bill. I use a 508 and have
had not one problem with the pump in over a year of using it What type of
problems are you having with it perhaps it is something that one of us could
help you with.    Mike in Canada
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill Hill" <email @ redacted>
To: "IP" <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, March 16, 2003 5:31 PM
Subject: [IP] Trouble with minimed 508

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> I am now on my 5th replacement pump with my minimed 508, they have lasted
> average of 11 1/2 months, Mini med has been ok about replacing the faulty
> pumps but I am getting very discouraged about all the problems. I am not
> on the pumps and don't have any environmental problems that should be
> effecting the pumps Life span. I was wondering if any of you could give me
> information about the lifespan on the different makes of all the other
> as I will be considering switching to a different make if the problems
> continue. My original pump went into use 05/2000 so my warranty will be
> soon and I think an investment of that magnitude should last longer than
> 11 1/2 months that I am averaging, so if any of you can give me any
feedback I
> would really appreicate your help.     Thanks Bill
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