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Mcz88 Just wondering if anyone else has had any problems with any speakercraft items? We have had two units both a mcz-88 go out in 5-6 weeks. I am now hearing that their speakers might have a life time warranty but the other items might not and I can not find any warranty news on the non speaker items on their web site. I know the guy who put them in knows what he is doing but I think having a entire house of electronics not working after spending 30k+ twice now (problem not money) for more then a few hours in a month or two is more than I will put up with. Thank you to anyone who has some helpful opinions on this. Thanks PG

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If your installer is an authorized agent or dealer of speakercraft product, it has a 2 year warranty. What type of problems are you experiencing with the system? Do you have a single 8 zone system or are you daisy chaining two units? post a comment, and I can do some research for you. I am an integrator and it's quite possible to have system failures do to a number of causes relating to all sides of the product. Firmware, Software, Hardware, Programming, as well as power failures and wiring issues all can play a part in creating a real headache. I have had systems in the hundreds of thousands of dollars crash due to one conductor of one wire in a 30,000 + sf home. And it is very time consuming as well as aggrivating to all concerned. If I can help in any capacity, I will gladly do so. If your installer has your confidence, that's 80% of the battle.

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I repair these.

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