New ego LM2100 purchase (March 2018) shows serial number date January 2016

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Hi Purchased the Ego mower LM2100 today, noticed the date listed after the product serial number was January 2016, concerned I just bought a 2 yr old model
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The LM2100 has not had any features added or changes to its construction.  That is the current version of that model.
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I just purchased mine and says the same thing. Used it once and everything seems just fine so far. We'll see in 90 days
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I've bought tools that had a year or two on them before they met me, and they work just fine, but with blowers, I prefer to get them while they're fresh.  The EDFs are generally more balanced when they haven't been left to sit for a while in my experience.
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The date on my mower was January 2017. As long as it's not an open box and you make sure you register the products with EGO for should be fine. I suspect we all buy products that were manufactured a year or two ago...we just don't know because not all manufactures put a date stamp on their products.
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I purchased LM2101 last fall (October 2017) and the dates on the mower, battery and charger were all dated October 2015 (2 years old). Where have these mowers been sitting? I purchased an EGO blower about the same time, the dates were from the spring. What happened with the EGO LM2101 mowers?