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Sorry to hear that, and YES it can be repaired.

July 09, 2017 11:14AM avatar
I'd use some time today to box it up and include a note of what the issue is. Then be at the Post Office when they open tomorrow and send it to Tesoro repair/service department Priority Mail. That will get it there for repair by Wednesday, or Thursday at the latest, and you'll have it back in your hands in no time. They are quick and efficient in their service work.

And I agree with you. While I enjoy my Mojave, Silver Sabre microMAX and Vaquero, the Bandido II microMAX has been and continues to be one of my all-time favorite Tesoro models. thumbs up Just mail it off, then call them to give them a heads-up it is on the way.


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My Bandido II Umax has gone bonkers!

DirtDigger 288 July 09, 2017 10:50AM

Re: My Bandido II Umax has gone bonkers!

WM6 213 July 09, 2017 11:37AM

Sorry to hear that, and YES it can be repaired.

Monte 227 July 09, 2017 11:14AM

Oh, there is another option ...

Monte 224 July 10, 2017 12:22AM

Re: Oh, there is another option ...

DirtDigger 210 July 10, 2017 11:30AM

Re: Oh, there is another option ...

WM6 217 July 10, 2017 08:59PM

Re: Oh, there is another option ...

DirtDigger 209 July 11, 2017 12:05AM

The Bandido II ┬ÁMAX was produced from 10/'97 thru 1/'01

Monte 237 July 11, 2017 08:12AM

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