[DMCForum] Re: Local tire shop
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[DMCForum] Re: Local tire shop



Mark,

>> Anybody ever run into this problem with their car
>> before?

Sort of. Why didn't you want to tell them?

My concern is price. Once they find out what the car is, they want to
charge you an arm and a leg. I called a local tint shop, asked them
how much to tint a little 2 seat sports car. They wouldn't give me a
quote without knowing what the car was, so I told them it was a
Pontiac Fiero (I've got one of those, too). They said $220.

I then took the DeLorean in, figuring it would be a little more
expensive because of the split windows. They took one look at the car
and quoted me $450. The bastards. You know they only did it because
they figure if I'm driving a DeLorean I must be Mr. Money Bags.
Needless to say they won't be getting my business at that price. If
they can do a Fiero for $220 then they can do a DeLorean for $250.

-Ryan

--- In DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, DMCVIN6683 <dmcvin6683@xxxx> wrote:
> I was looking for a set of used rear tires at a local tire shop and
> they would not even tell me if they had any P235/60HR15 tires unless i
> told them what they were for, i just said "they were for my car" and he
> insisted i tell him what kind of car it was for before he would bother
> to look for them. Anybody ever run into this problem with their car
> before?
>
> I wanted to buy 4 new matching tires next year because i still have
> lots of tread on my fronts.
>
> Mark V
>
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