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Old 03-10-2013, 10:54 PM
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I am wonderings if maruyama is worth a drive to brooklyn. Im close right now but in a few years (maybe 2) i plan on moving to long island (which is where I will be conducting business) and the nearest dealer is in brooklyn. Is the 5 year warranty, product reliability, and the quality of work of using these product woth it?
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Old 03-11-2013, 12:29 AM
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Never used them yet but from what i saw at the GIE they look and feel quality.
Do it better than the last Guy!
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:09 AM
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Mine's just over a year old, but given how it's been so far, I'd think so.
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Old 04-11-2013, 11:21 AM
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Miune is over 3 years old now and still runs and cuts like a charm. It sat up for a god 6 to 8 months and when I started it up one day it struggled for a few minutes and now it runs great with no issues. I love it. A little on the heavy end, but i love it.

2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
54" Hustler ZTR
Maruyama Trimmer
Husquvarna Backpack Blower
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5X12 Open Trailer
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:19 PM
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yes they are worth every penny i've had mine for 8 yrs and use it a lot for spring and fall prunings never had to have the blades sharpened or replaced always add about 1 oz of sea foam to the gas and keep the blade lubricated with rust inhibiter when i finish for the day
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Old 06-18-2013, 08:09 PM
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True commercial grade equipment. Very UNDER rated.

I am personally a hardcore "old school" Shindaiwa guy. However, if I had to buy new, Maruyama would likely be my first choice. BUT only after I inquired about parts availability and how quick I could get something if I needed it.
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