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Wheel alignment by David Tarantino

Discussion in 'North East' started by mjp2, Dec 14, 2009.

  1. Dec 14, 2009 at 12:49 PM
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    mjp2

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    I brought my truck into David Tarantino's shop over the weekend for a wheel alignment and cannot say enough good things about the experience. Besides being a hell of a guy (see the Toys For Tots and Food Drive threads!) he genuinely cares about the service his shop provides.

    He and his crew are extremely skilled and were able to knock out a solid alignment even on my pile. I came in with the truck wandering all over the road and left with it tracking straight and turning predictably without the massive oversteer I had been experiencing.

    The abuse I've put my truck through over the past few years have tweaked a thing or two. :eek: In short order I'll replace the UCA bushings with heim joints to provide some additional adjustment points and will be back in to get everything dialed in perfectly.

    David, I can't thank you enough!

    Everyone else, you gotta contact this guy if you need tires, an alignment, or even just general service. You won't be disappointed!

    His Tacoma is pretty killer too. ;)
     
  2. Dec 14, 2009 at 12:51 PM
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    :woot: for David!
     
  3. Dec 14, 2009 at 4:20 PM
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    David allso hooked me up big time. He did the install of my Toytec lift with TC ucas he did a great job and let me hang around the shop and learn acouple things. He is a really good guy and knows what he is doing I highly recommend anything he says he can get done.
     
  4. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:15 AM
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    just saw this thanks guys :D
     
  5. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:41 AM
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    Cant agree more. The personal attention to detail this guy has in his shop, is second to none! I wish he was in my area!

    Props to you Dave! :proposetoast:
     
  6. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:43 AM
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    and i wish you were here oh btw its cold
     
  7. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:45 AM
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    I would work for you in a heart beat, but Im afraid your utility bill for keeping my area of the shop the required temp would far exceed my wages.
     
  8. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:46 AM
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    i bet aligning those jack stands was a bitch!
     
  9. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:47 AM
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    quote=chris4x4;1225631]I would work for you in a heart beat, but Im afraid your utility bill for keeping my area of the shop the required temp would far exceed my wages.[/quote]
    we can always work something out :D
     
  10. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:48 AM
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    someone had to do it :D
     
  11. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:49 AM
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    He keeps his shop REALLY warm so I don't think you'll have a problem!
     
  12. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:51 AM
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    thats bc the old guy working on the truck gets cold :D
     
  13. Dec 17, 2009 at 9:59 AM
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    You freakin Snow People call 70* "warm"......
     
  14. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:02 AM
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    thats HOT turn on the A/C:D
     
  15. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    I would kill myself......
     
  16. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:04 AM
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    AND.....I would likley install an espresso bar, and a stripper pole in your waiting area......
     
  17. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:04 AM
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    Well Chris, its 33 here at 1pm, and i am from SoCal. It Sucks!
     
  18. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:04 AM
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    i would definitely go to that shop!
     
  19. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:05 AM
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    Dude, it was like pushing 80 degrees in there. That's warm when you're wearing winter clothes :p

    And he had a coffee machine aka "espresso bar". I think there were some columns so that'll work as your pole.

    (David, I'm trying here! ;))
     
  20. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:06 AM
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    Yes. I can only imagine.

    Me too.....wait.......
     
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