........and could not help but cringe when you advised the very same thing happened again - don't you just hate it when that happens ? Having had similar such experiences both RIB and none RIB related, I know the feeling only too well - it aint a nice one, especially after all the time, trouble and resorces you devoted to rectifying the problem.
Anyway, for what it's worth this is what I would do - and I don't mean to be crass.
FOR SALE 2002 RIBCRAFT
Full Main Dealer Service History.
Serviced just last week in preperation for new owner and forthcoming season.