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Cleaned out the Egg

Cpt'n CookCpt'n Cook Posts: 1,917
edited 9:37PM in EggHead Forum
After doing a couple of Boston Butts
The Firebox seemed to have more parts than I remember
and we picked the last of the Spring planted Lettuce


  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,104
    Try some JB Weld on the fire box. One of mine has been repaired for 3 years and still holds together.

    After repair

    Before repair

  • WarEagleDGWarEagleDG Posts: 23
    What caused it to do that? Did you drop it?
    War Eagle and pass the Sauce!
  • Cpt'n CookCpt'n Cook Posts: 1,917
    Nope, It just happens eventually. I just pieced it together and will continue using it for a while. I might even try the JB weld next time!
  • Won't BGE dealers replace those parts? Mine has started cracking as well. It is only 1 crack right now and still functional so I haven't worried about it. I just assumed that would be covered by the warranty???
  • PhilsGrillPhilsGrill Posts: 2,256
    Yes if he is the original owner all covered under warranty. I've had my firebox crack, used JB weld only to last 3 weeks and fall apart. It's not made for high temps, only 600 degrees but your mileage may vary.
  • Cpt'n CookCpt'n Cook Posts: 1,917
    I did get a replacement for it from BGE with no problem.
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