This bbq was awesome in its hay day. The housing is stainless and is not in bad condition. It has an extra burner on the side for searing. We have it hooked to a gas line through a converter kit we bought but it can also use a propane tank. My dogs chewed the wires to the starter so you need to start it with a long lighter, which is not a huge deal. May be easy to fix the wiring. Not sure. Need...