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    1. #13101
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      Quote Originally Posted by KeiCar View Post
      Damn dude that's a shame. How did you manage to catch them in the act?

      What are you doing about it?
      Quote Originally Posted by Accidental L8 apex View Post
      W. T. F?? And his insurance is paying, right?
      Ron Tonkin Chevrolet in Portland Oregon. Car is a 2016 Camaro and had around 7000 miles which the ****-brained mechanic (definitely DIW) lifted the car at all 4 corners on the rocker panels.

      Dealership claimed no damage. I went to my insurance and got the rocker panels replaced. Took one of the rocker panels into the service manager with a copy of the repair bill. Got a call a couple days later from one of the Tonkin family members informing me that they wouldn't be paying for it since I didn't give them an oportunity to repair it themselves. According to USAA they have started the legal process.

      Worst possible way to run a business. I'll be making sure to leave reviews everywhere once the legal side is finished.


      No Damage.....
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      Has anyone really been far even as decided to use even go want to look more like?

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      Quote Originally Posted by GTIanz View Post
      No Damage.....
      Make a new thread in the lounge so this doesn't clutter up this one. That is rage inducing. I hope it works out for you.
      Like I told my last wife, I says, Honey, I never drive faster than I can see. Besides that, it's all in the reflexes.

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      Quote Originally Posted by GTIanz View Post
      Ron Tonkin Chevrolet in Portland Oregon. Car is a 2016 Camaro and had around 7000 miles which the ****-brained mechanic (definitely DIW) lifted the car at all 4 corners on the rocker panels.

      Dealership claimed no damage. I went to my insurance and got the rocker panels replaced. Took one of the rocker panels into the service manager with a copy of the repair bill. Got a call a couple days later from one of the Tonkin family members informing me that they wouldn't be paying for it since I didn't give them an oportunity to repair it themselves. According to USAA they have started the legal process.

      Worst possible way to run a business. I'll be making sure to leave reviews everywhere once the legal side is finished.


      No Damage.....
      Please do make a thread.

      The "we damaged it through our sheer incompetence but trust us, we can really fix it ourselves" dealership logic needs to die in fire.
      "Sometimes, I have a sudden urge to fart on this chair."

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      If there is one thing I have learned from this forum in the past week, it is not to buy a new Camaro.
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      Panache, bruh.
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      I don't trust the judgment of anyone who likes black wheels.
      Quote Originally Posted by BRealistic View Post
      I find it ironic that long time Euro brand fans would assume long term reliability issues would destroy any love of a unique product.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Elite_Deforce View Post
      If there is one thing I have learned from this forum in the past week, it is not to buy a new Camaro.
      You don't have a burning desire to own one?

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      Quote Originally Posted by Metallitubby View Post
      You don't have a burning desire to own one?
      Burning or burnt?
      Quote Originally Posted by Elite_Deforce View Post
      Panache, bruh.
      Quote Originally Posted by Ernie McCracken View Post
      I don't trust the judgment of anyone who likes black wheels.
      Quote Originally Posted by BRealistic View Post
      I find it ironic that long time Euro brand fans would assume long term reliability issues would destroy any love of a unique product.

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      Hard to see but the a-pillar claims that "this just the beginning", what shenanigans I wonder led to the demise of this Cavalier.

      Alex, short for Alex.

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      Quote Originally Posted by BluMagic View Post
      But it's for your foot...

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      Quote Originally Posted by ohiodub_99.5 View Post
      Those Forgiatos look like oversized fusion wheels

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      D@mn...that's Ridonkulous!
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      The head gardeners name is Lawn?
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      Hey leave him alone. Get off Mike Lawn.
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      reminds me of junk I would see the in the parking lot of the community college I went to
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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      "Man, don't buy those tires, they wear out too fast... TOW-TAL JUNK"

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post



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      it looks like me walking back home drunk and trying not to wake up my parents.

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      doing it wrong-thread?





      JD Byrider, person probably doesn't have insurance either
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      Igor Natan Segala...that beautiful bastard. I made out with him one time behind a Red Lobster in Mookala, Wisconsin - on a bet. Little did he know that the simple kiss and $7.48 would lead to life-changing consequences. That was before the war, before this all happened. (stares out over the nuclear wasteland)
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      I just hope that 370z was junk before they modified it.
      Because it is definitely junk now.

      "Sometimes, I have a sudden urge to fart on this chair."

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      Ferrari mustang gt convertible kit car - $6900

      https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/w...064560552.html

      24 images for your pleasure

      [thought this better here than the CL thread]
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      Well, I was wrong.

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      Parsimonious Racing - autocrossing Miatas in the Washington DC area and beyond

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      Quote Originally Posted by TaaT View Post
      Ahh yes, metallic pads.

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      Quote Originally Posted by TaaT View Post
      Picture of brake carnage

      OMFG that hurts just to look at.

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      Do motorcycles need rear brakes?

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      Sorry for the quality, I had to use the zoom on my phone. That's a "SRT Design" badge on the hatch. Maybe Sergio found a buyer for FCA?
      "Turbos aren't a real thing. My computer had a turbo button on it and it didn't do anything."

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      Quote Originally Posted by @McMike View Post
      Do motorcycles need rear brakes?
      213% of braking occurs with the front brakes. Obviously not.

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