XL lid delaminate

clarky63

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Hi I got my pit boss one full year ago it’s a Austin xl. I have used it and it works great. I only have one issue and it’s with the lid delaminating on the front edge has anyone else had this problem??
 

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Yes the paint is lifting along the edge. Is this normal after only a year ?
 

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Paint or porcelain lid separating and rust forming along the edge after a year does anyone else have this problem with there Austin XL
 

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No reply from pit boss on issues so I thought I would try the forum. Might be easier in the future to buy a solid metal smoker or a company that stands behind the product!!?
 

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I don't have an Austin XL, just an older Pit Boss that is all black. After a year mine had some paint coming off so I just bought a can of high-heat black spray paint for grills. I sanded it down a bit, sprayed over it and no problems. You can't even tell I painted it. In your case the lid is copper colored so it wouldn't look right with black paint. Did you call customer support?
 

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I'd call Pit Boss Tech Support 887-303-3134 option 2. Maybe a few bad one's out there and they'll send you a new one.
 
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