"Got a Smeg A2 just after they came out. My wife did a long and exhausting comparison with just about every other range cooker available before settling on the Smeg.
Our runs on LPG. This was a simple conversion, all the bits were included and detailed instructions given.
It has been heavily used, my wife cooks for an old folks club in the village.
The only problem in the 6+ years was the thermocouples were flakey. The gas would sometimes ..."
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"...I have paid for a Smeg authorised engineer to fix the problems, unfortunately he did not sort the problem with the gas burners, I was told to push harder on the ignition knobs. Smeg take the view I should have bought an extended warranty and don't care that customers feel angry and frustrated. An acquaintance has suffered similar problems with her A2 cooker. ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
"...I had 7 engineer visits, SMEG did replace it with the same model, but as I write this I am currently on hold (21 mins so far) for the SMEG service centre. What's the problem this time........this oven will not go into Pyrolytic mode at all !
So, if you want something typically Italian and beautiful and you love to waste time taking hours off of work for engineers to come out, then go ahead and buy a SMEG range cooker. ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: not helpful