Originally Posted by mjames
You have already figured out downside # 1, i.e., obtaining warranty service is likely to be impossible. I would send an e-mail to Nikon and ask what would be the cost to repair a defective shutter in a camera that was not sold through official channels (yes, they can tell that it was not a Nikon USA camera) and you will know the exact dollar value of the risk you take in buying the camera.
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