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: I'd recheck your math. $800/2600= 0.308 or
: about 30% off.
oups you are right!!

: I didn't say ANY authorized dealer would do
: that well. But people on this forum can
: refer you to ones who can.
hmm didnt know that, next time ill ask here before i buy, (i found this site after i bought it)

: You would save that too by buying via mail from
: an out of state dealer.
hmm i didnt kno this was possible, i thought you can buy from out of state dealers if they have internet shops only!

: You don't. You bought from a gray market dealer
: so you have no factory warranty from OMEGA!
: That card is totally meaningless and
: useless to you.
Good to know!

: You send it to any OMEGA capable repair shop or
: an OMEGA factory service center and you pay
: for the repairs. You don't need anything but
: the watch and money to pay the repair bill.
: If you've got an OMEGA watch, they are happy
: to take your money to fix it for you. No
: secret decoder rings, magic club member
: handshakes or invalid factory warranty card
: required.

Hehe thx for the responses! i should get advice here then before i buy anything else in the future. Keep up the good work, this is a wanderful forum!

p.s. Can you please check on the other omega forum, i scratched my watche's bracelet in one small spot and im wandering if its possible to reapair or polish it myself a bit. i posted some pictures there with the kind of bracelet and my actual bracelet.

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