This tire place is trying to rip me off

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Gwarn1, Dec 19, 2012.

  1. Gwarn1

    Gwarn1 Worlds poorest sugar daddy VIP

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    So i got a tire leak, I take it in he says they'll patch it for free if its fixable. So he takes a look and says sure they can do it, half hour later guy comes out and says the tires no good there's a hole in the sidewall I need a new tire, they're gonna put one on, I say hold on you're not dealing with some schmuck, put the old tire back on, so ate they trying to rip me or not?
     
  2. Mark Mayonnaise

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    Take your shirt off. :marx:
     
  4. Oderus

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    I think they're trying to tell you there's a hole in the sidewall and you need a new tire.
     
  5. Bro

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    Did u inspect the tire?
     
  6. fenderbaum

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    Go to Costco for tires, they will fix them or replace them no questions asked. Other than where you parked your car.
     
  7. Gas Face

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    u cant patch the sidewall
     
  8. MatthewT

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    that's what tire guys do. they take tires with holes off, and put tires without holes on.
     
  9. Boss Ono

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    You gave them time to add a hole in the sidewall. They suck.
     
  10. Napoleon V2

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    Tell them you're tired of their bullshit.
     
  11. PullMyFinger

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    Screw that! Hire some voodoo priestess to put a spell on his kid.
     
  12. Bro

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    Don't let them sell you some cheap ass tires.
     
  13. Mr Sinister

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    Probably had a hole in it why didnt you just go look and see if there was a hole??
     
  14. gwartney

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    If there was not a hole in the sidewall when you drove in, yes, they are ripping you off.
    If there was a hole in the sidewall when you drove in, no, they are not ripping you off.
     
  15. Bro

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    I think it goes deeper than that.
     
  16. Gwarn1

    Gwarn1 Worlds poorest sugar daddy VIP

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    If there was a hole in the sidewall wouldn't the tire be flat
     
  17. BearShit

    BearShit BearShit + Tom Hardy = BFF

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    please tell me you inspected the tire before they put it up
     
  18. Oderus

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    bro/bud and his goddamn avatars.
     
  19. gwartney

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    Well, it's pretty much understood that the holes go all the way through.
     
  20. Napoleon V2

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    OK gwartney and gwarn one of u is gonna have to change names because u r confusing me