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Old 05-31-2007, 08:37 AM   #1
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Maverick Problem

Have any of you experienced a problem with your maverick like this? Sitting on a table there is a 15* difference in the smoker probe and the meat probe. When I stick the meat the temp jumps up by leaps and bounds. AND thats in cold meat. I know its the probe because I plugged it into my Taylor and got the same readings. I just got it about a month ago. Are these things under warrentee? Will they send me a new probe?

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Old 05-31-2007, 08:41 AM   #2
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Re: Maverick Problem

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Have any of you experienced a problem with your maverick like this? Sitting on a table there is a 15* difference in the smoker probe and the meat probe. When I stick the meat the temp jumps up by leaps and bounds. AND thats in cold meat. I know its the probe because I plugged it into my Taylor and got the same readings. I just got it about a month ago. Are these things under warrentee? Will they send me a new probe?

HELP!
Bill we discussed this over the phone when the problem first occurred. I explained to you, yes it is covered under warranty and to e-mail Maverick and explain the problem to them and they would take care of it. No it's not normal, yes there is a problem with the Maverick. Contact MAVERICK!
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Old 05-31-2007, 08:45 AM   #3
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And after you get the new probe, don't submerge it in the water anymore.





That's what I did anyhow.
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Old 05-31-2007, 09:50 AM   #4
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Re: Maverick Problem

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Have any of you experienced a problem with your maverick like this? Sitting on a table there is a 15* difference in the smoker probe and the meat probe. When I stick the meat the temp jumps up by leaps and bounds. AND thats in cold meat. I know its the probe because I plugged it into my Taylor and got the same readings. I just got it about a month ago. Are these things under warrentee? Will they send me a new probe?

HELP!
Bill we discussed this over the phone when the problem first occurred. I explained to you, yes it is covered under warranty and to e-mail Maverick and explain the problem to them and they would take care of it. No it's not normal, yes there is a problem with the Maverick. Contact MAVERICK! [/quote:2mmbogby]

Well, that was a couple of weeks ago and you said that you had a letter that you were going to forward to me. I'll contact them directly.
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Old 05-31-2007, 11:38 AM   #5
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Have any of you experienced a problem with your maverick like this? Sitting on a table there is a 15* difference in the smoker probe and the meat probe. When I stick the meat the temp jumps up by leaps and bounds. AND thats in cold meat. I know its the probe because I plugged it into my Taylor and got the same readings. I just got it about a month ago. Are these things under warrentee? Will they send me a new probe?

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Bill we discussed this over the phone when the problem first occurred. I explained to you, yes it is covered under warranty and to e-mail Maverick and explain the problem to them and they would take care of it. No it's not normal, yes there is a problem with the Maverick. Contact MAVERICK! [/quote:3dpsjgdm]



Well, that was a couple of weeks ago and you said that you had a letter that you were going to forward to me. I'll contact them directly.[/quote:3dpsjgdm]

Well I figured since our problems were different my letter wouldn't do you any good and you could just explain to them what was wrong. Here I'll write one for you.

To Whom It May Concern,
I purchased a Maverick ET-73 (place the number that's on the back of the Maverick here) on 23 May 2007. I have used it a couple of times and it worked fine. Now when sitting at room temperature there is a 10 degree difference between the meat probe and the smoker probe. Then when I insert the probe into the "cold" meat the temperature skyrockets well above 100 degrees. How can I get this fixed or receive a replacement unit? Thanks in advance for your assistance.

Bill Small
105 Linney St
Gordonsville, VA 22942

Respectfully,
Bill Small


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Larry, will you write letters for me too?
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LMAO... and you complain about Larry making fun with your name publicly and it possibly hurting your business!
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I have Bill on tape saying he doesn't use a Maverick at all.
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I have Bill on tape saying he doesn't use a Maverick at all.
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