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Anyone have a cracked firebox? I cleaned the grill out

TideJoeTideJoe Posts: 31
edited 1:14AM in EggHead Forum
last night and notice that my firebox has a nice crack in it. It looks like it's been there a while too. I did a good bit of high temp steak searing (800 F) this summer so I wonder if that caused it? Should I get a new one or ride this one out for a while?

Comments

  • Bobby-QBobby-Q Posts: 1,993
    TideJoe,
    I have cracks in all of my fireboxes. It's not a big deal at all as long as they haven't collapsed.

  • Lawn RangerLawn Ranger Posts: 5,466
    TideJoe,
    Mine has been in 4 separate pieces for about two years.....like a large, white, ceramic jigsaw puzzle. Still works great.[p]Mike

  • SSN686SSN686 Posts: 3,058
    Morning TideJoe:[p]Here's what mine looked like last March when I decided to do a full clean:[p]P3260001.jpg[p]I carefully put the jigsaw puzzle back together and it has been working fine since then. I did pick up a replacement, but it is still setting on the shelf waiting for the day I can't use this one anymore.[p]Have a GREAT day!
    Jay

    Have a GREAT day!

       Jay

    Brandon, FL


     

  • TideJoe,
    See my ceramic FAQ:
    TNW

    [ul][li]Ceramic FAQ[/ul]
    The Naked Whiz
  • MR HMR H Posts: 109
    TideJoe,
    My dealer replaced mine free of charge. Great support team[p]Howard in Bartow

  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    MR H,
    in my case, the mothership is willing, but the dealer is weak.[p]a good dealer makes ALL the difference.

    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
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