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north and south carolina thread

Discussion in 'South East' started by EL TACOROJO, Jul 29, 2010.

  1. May 31, 2013 at 8:29 AM
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    taco terror

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    I have a bad review for Mid-Carolina Line-X:mad:
    I called in on Tuesday to set up an appointment for today and the guy on the phone told me to just show up at the place a little bit before 9 AM today. I had my mom follow me so I could get a ride back home and not have to wait there for 4 hours, so she was wasting time by not being at work.

    Anyway, we showed up at around 8:30 in the morning to be welcomed by a closed gate and figured we would wait because we probably got there a little too early. 50 minutes later, not a single employee has showed up at the place and time is just ticking away; so we left at 9:20 cause she has to work.

    I don't know what kind of shoty ass business they are running over there because they don't have hours listed of when they are open, nor do they show up to work when you schedule an appointment with them. I ain't gonna cut these ass wipes any slack either, because when I am going to pay over $500 f*ckin dollars for their work I damn well expect to show the up and do it. Also, at least call your damn customer back when you figure out that you were late to work and missed the appointment so you can try to win your business back with some sorry excuse. They have lost my business as I am taking it to Line-X in Raleigh next Tuesday, maybe they will know how to treat the customer.

    I won't be telling anyone to do business with them.:censored::frusty:
     
  2. May 31, 2013 at 8:35 AM
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    06indigoink

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    tis actually my 3rd violation.. got the first 2 dropped with the class. thinking im gonna get a lawyer thats what everybody else keeps tellin me with way more tickets that are worse than mine. i always get pulled in the truck, never in anything else
     
  3. May 31, 2013 at 11:55 AM
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    MadToy

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    That's cause Indigo Ink is the fastest color! :D
     
  4. May 31, 2013 at 2:13 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    sup fellas? just doing a quick run by. heading to the garage here in a few with some beers and new cv axles for my truck.

    btw........im selling my mastercraft courser mt tires(265/75/16) and black steelies if anyone is interested. $500 firm. tires only have maybe 400 miles on them...practically new.
     
  5. May 31, 2013 at 2:30 PM
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    ajohnson

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    What up! Hope your doing well buddy.
     
  6. May 31, 2013 at 2:35 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    pretty good bud. busy as shit all the time, but figured i'd pop in here for a few. how you been?
     
  7. May 31, 2013 at 2:39 PM
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    jeffvt0508

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    fit 6 lug? got pics?
     
  8. May 31, 2013 at 2:42 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    yeah....6 lug black tundra steelies. would fit your truck fine i believe. i dont have any pics, but message me your # and i can text you some pics.
     
  9. May 31, 2013 at 3:01 PM
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    ajohnson

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    Thats good to hear, busy is good. I have been pretty busy too but I'm doing well.
     
  10. May 31, 2013 at 3:14 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    good to hear bud. im planning a small mod day/food day soon.....you should ride down.
     
  11. May 31, 2013 at 3:19 PM
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    ajohnson

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    That sounds good, I will do my best to make it :thumbsup:
     
  12. May 31, 2013 at 3:21 PM
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    cool. it aint gonna be a huge one with a ton of folks, but im planning on smoking some rabbit, squirrel and ribs. eating will be good.
     
  13. May 31, 2013 at 4:16 PM
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    Warhorseforever

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    I feel you. I went to Dealer Options in Augusta, GA, having made an appointment 2 weeks in advanced, to have a hitch receiver, 4-pin pig tail, and new window visors installed. They asked that we come before lunch and it would be done before the installers went to lunch. I had a doctors appt to go to and live and hour away so we drove two vehicles and dropped it off around 9 and went one my way.

    ~4 hours later after the doctors office, eating lunch, stopped by a few motorcycle dealerships (had to look at the Ducati 1199 Pantigale) and rode back to pick up my truck. Exactly where it was when we left. It was an 3 hours before the truck was even in their install bay. I waited another hour in their hot as hell show room for them to install everything. 8 hours to install 3 items. They even used the plug and play style pig tail like this.

    We are very disappointed with their business and even after explaining the situation to the manager he did little else to reconcile the problems than a meek "sorry, we've been busy today." The actual install may have taken 45 minutes yet it took them a full work day, 8 hours, to complete. Very unhappy with them and will not return.

    Edit: But it looks much better without the broken visors and the hitch has already paid for itself hauling the mower around.
     
  14. May 31, 2013 at 7:58 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    :popcorn:
     
  15. Jun 6, 2013 at 6:37 AM
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    Hey all,

    New Tacoma owner here, only about a month in and so far I am loving it. Being that I am new to trucks, first one, anyone know any good places in the Charlotte area for parts accessories other than the big box type stores (autozone etc...) I always prefer to shop local or smaller chains if possible. Can't wait to get the truck in some mud so if anyone knows some good places for a stock truck to play that would be appreciated to.

    Thanks all in advance!
     
  16. Jun 6, 2013 at 7:15 AM
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    tacomaman06

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    Welcome.

    Charlotte has a 4 wheel parts....but they are pretty shoddy.
     
  17. Jun 6, 2013 at 11:11 AM
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    GoDeacsWFU23

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    Anyone seen my old truck on here since I sold it last July? Just wondering if someone had done anything else to it.
     
  18. Jun 6, 2013 at 11:40 AM
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    ajohnson

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    Welcome! I am in Charlotte too, right down the street from 4wp. That 4wp isn't too bad for parts, but they will rape you with labor charges because they are a "specialty shop". They are having a sale event this Saturday. I have gotten to know the guys in there and they are pretty good, they actually drive Toyotas.
     
  19. Jun 6, 2013 at 1:00 PM
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    Thanks for the heads up on the sale, I will hold off and head over there Saturday.
     
  20. Jun 6, 2013 at 2:09 PM
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    ajohnson

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    :thumbsup: I think they are doing free install with certain purchases, so that might be something to consider. I am planning to be at URE on Saturday, otherwise I would head up there and say whats up.

    If you get some parts to install and need some help, post here. I wouldn't mind lending a hand if I am not busy, and tacomaman06 was talking about planning a mod day so keep that in mind.
     
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