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Houston BS Thread

Discussion in 'Texas' started by wrxRome, Apr 12, 2012.

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  1. BulletToothTony

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    And don't even get me started on the ergonomic desk chairs... You call THAT "lumbar support"?
     
  3. BulletToothTony

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    ^^^ 1st world job problems
     
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    At my place getting a real alignment done. Deer Park Firestone sucks.
     
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    Geez. What happened?
     
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    bakerla Man, Myth, Legend

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    I don't think an alignment happened when I took the truck there. They told me I couldn't be in the bay and then ended up closing the bay door. I'll post my numbers from last weeks alignment and then today's when I get home.
     
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    Took my truck to Autoline of America in Deer Park today. Firestone in Deer Park did a shit job last Friday. So shitty, I could see that my camber was off. If I can tell, it's clearly not in specs. This is what Firestone left me with last Friday.

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    Camber .1
    Caster 2.8
    Toe -.01

    Right
    Camber .4
    Caster 2.9
    Toe .04

    Not bad numbers. But I could tell it wasn't right.

    These are my initial numbers from Autoline:

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    Camber 1.4 (wtf is this?)
    Caster 2.8
    Toe .12

    Right
    Camber .3
    Caster 2.9
    Toe .11

    The camber, which I could eyeball, was clearly not right. Not sure what Firestone did. Trick their machine, the tech couldn't do it right. Whatever...
     
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    Holy shit.

    -edit-

    Those are some interesting results...
     
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    -edit-

    Double post.
     
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    I should mention, or clarify, that Autoline did the alignment perfectly. Again. As usual. The Autoline #s posted were before they made adjustments.
     
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    Thanks bud. That's the first place I looked; if I can't find anything locally this weekend I just may go that route

    Wow. WTF did Deer Park Firestone do? Looks like some pencilwhipped numbers.
     
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    You should contact firestone corporate office! Make a complaint!
     
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    agreed.
     
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    Destination Ouray, CO.

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    Cool place?
     
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