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Grey Imports

boxer57 8 85 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 2:49PM
My wife is buying me a 40D for xmas and is looking for the best price, she has seen it for 555 at Warehouse express and has tried to price match it at our local retailer, he said he couldnt match the price(his was 580) and that it was probably a grey import, is it likely that Warehouse express are selling greys or is the salesman trying to put her off.

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richard00 9 504 1
16 Nov 2008 3:05PM
no grey imports at Warehouse Express -
http://www.camerapricebuster.co.uk/cat1.html - for best prices (usually warns you if a retailer is a grey import stockist)
boxer57 8 85 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 3:07PM
Cheers Richard
User_Removed 11 17.9k 8 Norway
16 Nov 2008 3:09PM
Agreed. 'WE' do not sell grey imports.
Carabosse Plus
12 39.8k 269 England
16 Nov 2008 3:09PM
She could always just buy it from WE.... it's quite painless! Wink
Scutter Plus
7 1.7k 6 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 3:33PM

Quote:She could always just buy it from WE.... it's quite painless!

.....and fast.......you could have it as an EARLY Christmas present! Smile
kinfatric 11 550 9 Scotland
16 Nov 2008 3:38PM
A bit cheaper after the further 3% discount option
Nick_Hilton 10 567 2 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 4:16PM
Just bought my new D300 from WE - highly recommended! Very fast and quality service1

Graywolf 8 1.0k United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 7:34PM
Personally I would ALWAYS buy from a reputable dealer. Cheap grey imports look great til you have a problem and realize at the worst that you actually don't have a purchase at all, or it isn't under warranty, or it needs a repair 'cause it doesn't work.

Those few pounds extra can make a huge difference to your peace of mind.

It has been said here so many times. If it looks too good tobe true, then it almost certainly is.

Keep your eye on Kers on ebay. he is a reputable retailer used a lot by people here (me too) and his prices are very good.

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