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Old 05-12-2008, 02:05 PM   #14
GRIP_SPEED
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Originally Posted by blackfang View Post


I have worked with plenty that do give a damn. In fact I have seen more techs give a damn than those that don't.
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Originally Posted by my4isflat View Post
I'm sorry to get off topic, but that is the most asinine, ignorant statement I have heard in a long time. Yeah, I get paid $100/hr (that in itself is a joke) just so I can take your money and laugh while I watch you drive down the road as your wheels fall off.
Come down to Los Angeles and we'll see if you still think that way. Obviously I dont see why you would get annoyed by the statement. it wasn't even a direct remark to you despite your a auto mechanic yourself.
whatever your trying to defend you have to admit sometimes mechanics do try to fix or charge things that dont require fixing or replacing in order to get more money out of the customer. There were couple of times where I did my own oil change and was at 1000mi into the change.. took it to a shop to have some other things check out and the mechanic tells me my engine oil is dirty and needs changing.
Or how about 60% tire tread. "I think your tires needs re-placing"
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