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Feb 7, 7:58pm - #99690 
this is getting old...

OK, so my car actually isn't fixed... the control arm has been replaced, but apparently, the shop didn't inspectthe rest of the affected area... and now my car is making bad noises when i go over bumps in the road. My bet would be the strut, but i dunno. Im pissed, especially given how much fucking money they charged me for the supposed repair.


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Feb 7, 8:01pm - #99691 
That suks ass carbon!
I recently replaced my paeesnger side lower control arm-no problems yet thank God

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Feb 7, 8:10pm - #99692 
how much did it cost you?


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Feb 7, 8:11pm - #99693 
Damn, that really sucks! Sorry to hear about that...I'd be pissed too. Make them fix it thumbsdown

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Feb 7, 8:12pm - #99694 
Originally Posted by carbon_blue_gt
how much did it cost you?
$425

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Feb 7, 8:16pm - #99695 
god DAMN you got raped... mine cost $250, granted it was a used part, but a brand new one is only $172. Install was $85 and the alignment afterward was $30... i was quoted $160 for it...


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Feb 7, 8:20pm - #99696 
he paid more and its fixed...you got off cheap and its still fucked up.

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Feb 7, 8:20pm - #99697 
I feel violated!!!
It was a new part from Toyota

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Feb 7, 8:21pm - #99698 
Johnny178 has a point there!

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Feb 7, 8:59pm - #99699 
Originally Posted by Johnny178
he paid more and its fixed...you got off cheap and its still fucked up.



But in the end, i won't be paying anymore, because the cost to finish repairing it is going to come from the shop that fucked up the job to begin with. And really, being that the replacement control arm on my car was used, i didn't get off cheap. If i had a brand new control arm, i would call it cheap.


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Apr 17, 11:20pm - #99700 
hey, why did you have to get a new control arm? i think i may need one b/c my wheel shakes really bad and it pulls to the right. the side i hit it on.

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Apr 18, 1:26am - #99701 
Who gives a fuck about Carbon Blue Gt, i hope he dies and gets his car jacked his house burned down his sister raped and his family burned in his house fire that his car caused due to a fucken gay ass spoiler that he NEVER FUCKING refunded me or NorwayGt on. I hate you John, i want my GOD DAMN REFUND. I will fly to Wyoming one day, and you will pay. I WANT MY $200 refund. Hope your car dies.

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Apr 18, 1:58am - #99702 
someone got called out frown

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Apr 19, 8:02pm - #99703 
its ur ball joint take it to the yoda dealer if you still have ur warrinty i have the same shit gone on with my car

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