RedMax EB7000 Mine Came Today.

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by dhicks, Oct 2, 2000.

  1. dhicks

    dhicks Member
    Messages: 770

    This is my first back pack blower and what a hoot as compared to the handhelds we have. It has plenty of power and a E-Z operation. I like to think of it as a street sweeper.

    I just hope it lasts for a long time as I bought it from Alamia for $435.00 whereas my local RedMax dealer wanted $545.00 and tax. I doubt that I will be taking it to the local dealer for servicing. Oh well...

  2. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,415

    Your local dealer should still be able to service it...dealers still make money from manfac. when servicing the product no matter who sold it. When you buy a Ford truck you can take it to any dealer to have it serviced under warranty....
  3. Grasscape Inc

    Grasscape Inc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 235

    It doesn't work that way though lone star.
  4. bob

    bob LawnSite Platinum Member
    from DE
    Messages: 4,262

    Servicing, What servicing!? If it's like my eb6200, nothing will go wrong with it. Mine's 2 1/2 years old a starts the first or second pull everytime !
  5. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,415

    Some of our equipment was bought on and is serviced here in town no problem...maybe were lucky

    [Edited by LoneStarLawn on 10-03-2000 at 01:42 AM]
  6. Keith

    Keith LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,979

    I choose not to get a$$ raped by the local dealers as well. I bought my EB630 Shindaiwa from Alamia for well over $100 less than local.
  7. Vandora Lawn & Landscape

    Vandora Lawn & Landscape LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 386

    My echo dealer for example services echo stuff I didn't buy from him. Don't see why a shindaiwa dealer wouldn't do the same.
  8. jaybee

    jaybee LawnSite Member
    Messages: 128

    Any other web sites to buy equipment. Even if you don't buy it's nice to make a price comparison with the local dealer.
  9. Scotty

    Scotty LawnSite Member
    Messages: 67

    I made my first purchase from Alamia last week, I bought one EB7000 Redmax. We have three EB6200, there about two years old. Figured I better take advantage of the huge savings, free shipping an no tax. Saved $132.00.
  10. landscaper3

    landscaper3 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,354

    Should not matter where you buy it from. If there is warrenty work your local dealer gets paid by RedMax anyway. as far as regular servicing they will service most anything just dont tell em where ya got it.

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