The Vita-Prep and Vita-Prep 3 are intended for use in commercial kitchens. These machines do not come with recipe books and carry the commercial warranty.
FAQ - Vita-Prep
What is the difference between the Vita-Prep® and the Vita-Prep® 3?
The Vita-Prep uses a 2-peak output horsepower motor, while the Vita-Prep 3 uses a 3-peak output horsepower motor.
What is the warranty period on the Vita-Prep® or the VitaPrep® 3?
Vitamix® warrants to the original end-user that:
If the motor base fails within thirty (30) days from the original date of purchase, Vitamix will replace the motor base without charge.
If the motor base fails after thirty (30) days but within one year from the original date of purchase, due to a defect in materials or workmanship, Vitamix will assume the cost of all parts and labor necessary to repair the motor base.
If the motor base fails after one year but within three (3) years from the original date of purchase due to a defect in materials or workmanship, Vitamix will assume the cost of the parts deemed necessary to repair the base.
Container, Lid, and Blade Assembly:
The container, lid, and blade assembly are warranted against defects in material and workmanship for one year from the original date of purchase.