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UPS idiots

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by maxpower29, May 10, 2011.

  1. May 10, 2011 at 1:26 PM
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    maxpower29

    maxpower29 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I had everything setup to get my rims and tires swapped for monday, and a guy driving an hour to get mine. They were shipped on time by a member here, and Expedited or whatever its called, and its been 5 fucking days and they still havnt come. I called and they JUST got to the boarder. WTF is that bullshit? They said GUARANTEED 3 business days. They also said it would be here monday. Now they say MAYBE Wednesday. What can be done about this? Thats 5 days, not close to fair. I paid $200 fucking dollars to get them here for Monday
     
  2. May 10, 2011 at 1:27 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    Nothing. Customs has you by the scrote.
     
  3. May 10, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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    maxpower29

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    Really? thats fucking weak
     
  4. May 10, 2011 at 1:29 PM
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    KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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    One of the drawbacks of living in Canada. Heard of NAFTA? It doesn't actually work smoothly in practice.
     
  5. May 10, 2011 at 1:30 PM
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    It's customs. And I bet the shipper, if not familiar with shipping across the border into Canada, did not provide the correct customs forms. They are serious about that stuff.
     
  6. May 10, 2011 at 1:30 PM
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    darkgreentaco

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    X3....you could have put Mexicans or cocaine in the wheels.
     
  7. May 10, 2011 at 1:31 PM
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    maxpower29

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    ya Im good, but the I have told the guy coming to buy them to wait like 4 times. Hes a nice guy but can probably only take so many lies lol
    I will literally lose my house before I ship with UPS again if its their fault
     
  8. May 10, 2011 at 1:32 PM
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    dexterdog

    dexterdog My pee parts itch

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    I have learned that it rarely pays off to pay extra for expedited shipping. Next day air is the only time you don't get the shaft but things can get really expensive.

    I have also learned to plan accordingly after the product has arrived. The freight system is too unreliable.
     
  9. May 10, 2011 at 1:33 PM
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    Thats so stupid. I bought D rings and rear view camera from guys in the states and they were all ontime
     
  10. May 10, 2011 at 1:34 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Thats what it is to be a slave ...

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    Wait till you get them and have to pay a COD brokerage charge .

    That's the best part .
     
  11. May 10, 2011 at 1:34 PM
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    Anything they think you can smuggle drugs in easily will get caught up at customs.
     
  12. May 10, 2011 at 1:35 PM
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    Oh I know, I paid $200 once when I bought a fucking turbo. Also $230 for a custom intake manifold. These are not worth much so the customs shouldnt be too bad
     
  13. May 10, 2011 at 7:41 PM
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    canada ftl
     
  14. May 10, 2011 at 7:42 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Thats what it is to be a slave ...

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    Fuck you buddy
     
  15. May 10, 2011 at 7:49 PM
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    JHAirForce05

    JHAirForce05 I'm kinda a big deal

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    Ya customs sucks
     
  16. May 10, 2011 at 7:58 PM
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    I am a driver for UPS, and shipping to Canada is a pain. If everything isn't just right with the customs paperwork they will hold them untill it gets straightened out.
     
  17. May 10, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Thats what it is to be a slave ...

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    The COD brokerage is the worst part , if you don't get the shipper to take care of that .
     
  18. May 10, 2011 at 8:18 PM
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  19. May 12, 2011 at 2:28 PM
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  20. May 12, 2011 at 2:31 PM
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