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Weber 45020001 Spirit II E 310 Sapphire LP Outdoor Gas Grill

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.3
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Programs
 103
weber, grilling, cooking, assembled, gas
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Just the right size for your grilling needs  ...  "
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" ...  I gave my more expensive 4 burner JennAir outdoor cooking system (grill) to my son.  ...  "
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" ...  He was happy with the ease it went together and it does well when grilling.  ...  "
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" ...  We're so happy with this grill. ... More grill then most people need or have space for . ... It's the nicest grill we've ever owned. ... - Compact design that still has a large grilling area. ... (I test my meat with a thermometer and am amazed at how consistent the temperatures are across the entire grill.) ... - I-Grill compatible ... and the 7139 Grill Cover which is the correct cover for this grill. ... Overall, we can't say enough about this grill.  ...  "
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" ...  Best grill I’ve ever had.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm so obsessed with this grill!  ...  "
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" ...  Very nice grill.  ...  "
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" ...  Assembling the grill was straight-forward with no surprises or glitches. ... If I had known that beforehand, I probably would have purchased a Broil King or another North American grill (hence 4 stars instead of 5).  ...  "
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Build Quality
 52
parts, bent, lid, weber, leg
+56%
-44%
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" ...  First time with a weber but having cast aluminum should ensure it holds up longer than the standard walmart special  ...  "
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" ...  Stainless steel parts are "real" stainless (non Magnetic).  ...  "
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" ...  Not too expensive, easy to assemble, good quality and it works great!  ...  "
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" ...  After years of being cheap and tossing grills after they rust apart in 2 years, I finally found a grill that holds up to the harsh elements of Colorado!  ...  "
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" ...  You can obviously find a cheaper grill out there, but I think quality of Weber as well as the cool new design is worth a few extra bucks.  ...  "
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" ...  The grill seems very sturdy once assembled.  ...  "
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" ...  Very well protected.  ...  "
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" ...  I made the mistake of buying a cheap grill last summer after my 10 year old Weber just couldn't move one more time.  ...  "
Food Items
 50
cooks, grilled, evenly, cook, burgers
+100%
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" ...  Don’t forget that your grilled whatever continues to cook once off the grill.  ...  "
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" ...  I straighten and put the BBQ together.  ...  "
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" ...  Was able to cook stuff on one side while warming on the other.  ...  "
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" ...  The cooking surface is plenty big to cook for a family of 6 (I only do main course).  ...  "
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" ...  Great grill for steaks and burgers but the inside height is not enough for beer can chicken.  ...  "
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" ...  I can't comment on how well it cooks as of now.  ...  "
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" ...  Three burners are a must., always if you like to cook in zones.  ...  "
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" ...  Cooks everything very evenly.  ...  "
Heating
 34
heat, grill, evenly, hot, heat distribution
+100%
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" ...  It works great and the heat is so even  ...  "
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" ...  Best heat distribution and best longevity.  ...  "
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" ...  With all three burners on full the grill heats up very quickly. ... Have not had a change to see how well it does with indirect heat cooking yet.  ...  "
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" ...  Spirit 310 is good size with 3 burners and gets pretty hot rather quick.  ...  "
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" ...  Got hot fast.  ...  "
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" ...  It heats quickly, evenly and without a college degree needed to understand how it works.  ...  "
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" ...  - Heats up very fast - to 500+ in about 5 min.  ...  "
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" ...  Great BBQ, only wish it had wheels on both sides, but other than that it heats up really fast and cooks evenly.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 32
easy to assemble, instructions, easy to clean, put together, easy to use
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Easy to use grease tray.  ...  "
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" ...  It is very easy to operate, very high quality for the price, and not to difficult to put together.  ...  "
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" ...  Super tedious to assemble but worth the effort.  ...  "
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" ...  And the LP tank location w/gauge on the side is much easier to manage.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use. ... - Easy access to propane tank.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and looks terrific.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put together.  ...  "
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" ...  Big box, easy to assemble.  ...  "
Setup
 31
instructions, easy, directions, installation, free
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Assembly instructions were clear and complete, it took about an hour and a half to put it together.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions were easy to follow for someone who is not handy.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to assemble by self, and the instructions are easy to follow.  ...  "
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" ...  Beautiful red, easy to assemble.  ...  "
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" ...  The technician was prompt, courteous and vry skillful assembly was completed in a little bit over an hour.  ...  "
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" ...  The assembly directions is easy to follow.  ...  "
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" ...  The professional assistance Amazon provided was also great the technician was very professional on time and very organized.  ...  "
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" ...  We also took advantage of the free assembly service.  ...  "
Fit
 26
grill, bent, pieces, grease, assembly
+50%
-50%
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" ...  I only hand tightened the bolts.  ...  "
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" ...  At a couple of places, the metal was bent while at another a small piece broken off.  ...  "
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" ...  But, that's only because you do not know that the left shelf "drops down" and is only kept horizontal by slotting over two screw heads.  ...  "
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" ...  Only thing they should have done is put the wheels on the other side so you're not lifting the foldable side table to wheel it around.  ...  "
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" ...  Fell off during use.  ...  "
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" ...  Q The primary leg that holds up the grill in step two of the directions was totally bent.  ...  "
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" ...  A lot of pieces were bent and I had to pound out with a hammer to put together.  ...  "
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" ...  The cart is too flimsy and impossible to lift on the side with no wheels and folding shelf without cutting ones hand or bending the cart.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 16
years, last, year, grill, 10 years
+81%
-19%
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" ...  They last forever.  ...  "
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" ...  Very well built and will probably last me for twenty years or more.  ...  "
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" ...  Works better than the Weber I replaced.  ...  "
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" ...  You pay more for a Weber but the other junk grills you have to replace every 3-5 years. ... Some things that have changed in 25 years: 1. ... I haven't had a working electronic starter in 20 years so that is nice but we will see if it lasts.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this to finally replace an 18 year old Weber that still worked but definitely had reached the end of its life.  ...  "
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" ...  Had the grill for a few weeks now and used it 2-3 times each week.  ...  "
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" ...  It tested out fine.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered it in January and have been enjoying it several weeks.  ...  "
Cleaning
 15
grill, clean, plates, heats, evenly
+93%
-7%
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" ...  It is easy to use, easy to clean, heats quickly and evenly and easy to move around.  ...  "
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" ...  - Assembly was straightforward- did it alone in ~1.5hrs without much head-scratching.  ...  "
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" ...  Had grease fire due to forgetting to empty and clean but sturdy construction kept it from severe damage. ... Cleaned up nice!  ...  "
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" ...  - Cleans very easily  ...  "
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" ...  Clean up after you grill or the food will forever glue themselves to the plates.  ...  "
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" ...  I preferred the Genesis pull out bottom for cleanup.  ...  "
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" ...  It heats evenly, is easy to clean and a great size for a small family.  ...  "
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" ...  cooks even and cleans easy.  ...  "
Price
 14
money, weber, well worth, pay, penny
+100%
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" ...  This is a great BBQ and well worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  I will say, it is definitely worth the price and I would buy it again.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every penny.  ...  "
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" ...  Was considering the Genesis, but could not justify the added expense.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm amazed at how much better it is than previous grills we've owned, and for not much more money.  ...  "
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" ...  This was my first high quality grill and I have to say it was well worth the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  Typical Weber quality for a really good price.  ...  "
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" ...  Took a bit to assemble but worth the money to pay for a decent components.  ...  "
Marketplace
 14
weber, free, order, assembly, stock
+57%
-43%
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" ...  I found that it was easier and less expensive to order through Amazon to pick up at one of the local retailers, who did not have the natural gas version in stock anyway.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Weber for making this!  ...  "
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" ...  The free, included assembly from Amazon was also a big plus.  ...  "
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" ...  Four days after amazon said it would arrive.  ...  "
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" ...  I wrote a review on Weber, ready to review here.  ...  "
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" ...  Got the Amazon set up service for free as a special and I am so glad I did!  ...  "
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" ...  I had free assembly provided by Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  What is even more impressive is the customer service I received from both Weber and Amazon.  ...  "
Design
 14
design, looks great, weber, together, modern
+93%
-7%
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" ...  I'm impressed with the design and construction and the attention to detail.  ...  "
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" ...  Fit and finish: 5 star ... Appearance: 5 star  ...  "
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" ...  Beautiful red, easy to assemble.  ...  "
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" ...  And dang it looks really nice too!  ...  "
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" ...  You can obviously find a cheaper grill out there, but I think quality of Weber as well as the cool new design is worth a few extra bucks.  ...  "
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" ...  after one season, looks great, works great.  ...  "
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" ...  Very attractive and modern looking. ... This seems like the perfect marriage of the original (well-loved) Spirit and the Genesis -- compact and stylish, with a modern look and current technology.  ...  "
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" ...  It took my husband about an hour to put it all together and it looks fantastic. ... We bought the blue one and it looks sharp!  ...  "
Baking
 13
cooking, size, large, grill, experience
+92%
-8%
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" ...  The cooking surface is plenty big to cook for a family of 6 (I only do main course).  ...  "
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" ...  Baking pizza on the grill with a baking stone is the only way to now enjoy a perfect pizza for us.  ...  "
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" ...  Just the right size for your grilling needs  ...  "
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" ...  Weber continues to set the standard in grilling bbq's.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m learning grilling.  ...  "
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" ...  We have been cooking on a grill since May due to a major kitchen remodel so I'm pretty up on grilling.  ...  "
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" ...  - Compact design that still has a large grilling area.  ...  "
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" ...  He was happy with the ease it went together and it does well when grilling.  ...  "
Storage
 13
side, grill, wheels, propane tank, lift
+62%
-38%
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" ...  Shelving system makes moving the unit awkward, but once in place, it performs like a champ.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use grease tray.  ...  "
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" ...  Had plenty of room for both with a water pan and smoker box.  ...  "
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" ...  The aluminum drip tray catches all of the grease and is easy to replace.  ...  "
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" ...  Highly recommend if you have limited space.  ...  "
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" ...  Love everything about this BBQ, Cooking, storage, side tables.  ...  "
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" ...  More grill then most people need or have space for .  ...  "
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" ...  - This and the E210 model- got this for the extra grilling space.  ...  "
Delivery
 10
arrived, within, week, time, item
+90%
-10%
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" ...  They say they will have it delivered within a week. ... If you get it delivered get a signed receipt so you don't have to do this too.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon/fedex got the grill to me in good condition in just two days.  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived undamaged and in working order.  ...  "
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" ...  All in all a good value with free delivery & assembly.  ...  "
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" ...  It is everything Weber promised this product would deliver.  ...  "
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" ...  It was delivered on time and the company that put it together was great too.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivered and set up within a couple of days.  ...  "
Capacity
 8
size, still, perfect, get, 4
+100%
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" ...  Still, a nice product a decent size for a typical family of 4 meal .  ...  "
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" ...  It heats evenly, is easy to clean and a great size for a small family.  ...  "
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" ...  This is enough to feed a family of 2-4 comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for the 4th of July family get together.  ...  "
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" ...  Reaches 500+ degrees in just a few minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect Size for our Family.  ...  "
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" ...  - Compact design that still has a large grilling area.  ...  "
Color
 7
blue, fun
+100%
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" ...  I got the blue color to be a little different (I mean everyone has a black grill) and I still like this choice.  ...  "
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" ...  Side note - colors are great.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the color choices.  ...  "
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" ...  Plus it is red which is my fav color.  ...  "
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" ...  The blue color is gorgeous!  ...  "
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" ...  Blue color is nice.  ...  "
Ease of Cleaning
 7
grates, cleans, cleaning
+100%
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" ...  Cleaning has been a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  Cleaned up nice!  ...  "
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" ...  - Cleans very easily  ...  "
Size
 6
size, perfect, wheels, spirit, modern
+100%
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" ...  Small but efficient.  ...  "
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" ...  We love this grill, it is the perfect size  ...  "
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" ...  Like the cart style.  ...  "
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" ...  This seems like the perfect marriage of the original (well-loved) Spirit and the Genesis -- compact and stylish, with a modern look and current technology.  ...  "
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" ...  I looked at the big wheels and thought, "This is going to be really easy to move."  ...  "
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" ...  The larger tires are a nice plus too.  ...  "
Comfort
 6
side, hand, straightforward, shelf, lift
+33%
-67%
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" ...  Fell off during use.  ...  "
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" ...  The cart is too flimsy and impossible to lift on the side with no wheels and folding shelf without cutting ones hand or bending the cart.  ...  "
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" ...  I only hand tightened the bolts.  ...  "
Returns
 5
return, replacement, hassle, going, back
+20%
-80%
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" ...  I then had to wait for a replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  If it weren't such a hassle, I'd disassemble it and return it.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish I could send it back.  ...  "
Features
 5
tank, nice, grill, gauge, also
+100%
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" ...  The electric lighter works great but also the grill grates are a strong feature.  ...  "
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" ...  The tank gauge is also a nice feature.  ...  "
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" ...  No more wrestling to change the tank and the gauge is nice feature too.  ...  "
Controls
 4
panel, ignition, broken, temperature
+50%
-50%
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" ...  The 2nd grill had a control panel clip broken off.  ...  "
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" ...  The side of the lid was broken, as well as the the ignition starter button.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 4
box, arrived, parts, grill, broken
-100%
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" ...  When he gets the parts out of the sort of smooshed box, part is the grill are broken and cracked.  ...  "
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" ...  Item arrived broken 😡😡😡  ...  "
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" ...  My grill arrived damaged.  ...  "
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" ...  The gentleman showed up to put it together and there was a broken piece.  ...  "
For Kids
 3
+33%
-67%
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" ...  As I'm down sizing and he's raising a young family, he could use it more.  ...  "
For Fun
 3
color
+100%
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" ...  It does take a couple of hours but is not difficult at all and made for a fun little rainy-day afternoon project.  ...  "
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" ...  That wasn't a lot of fun.  ...  "
Speed
 3
degrees, 500
+100%
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" ...  This one does it in less than two minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  Reaches 500+ degrees in just a few minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  - Got hot quickly- up to ~500 degrees in a few minutes  ...  "
Call quality
 3
answered
-100%
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" ...  The digital department answered the call.  ...  "
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" ...  Call number 4 - I call to tell them that I can’t disassemble it without damaging it more and it will not fit back into the box and styrofoam.  ...  "
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" ...  That’s not the answer.  ...  "

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