Replaced radiator with CSF all metal ( had to modify)
knotnook at traverse.com
Tue Oct 15 08:35:05 EDT 2002
At 09:46 PM 10/14/2002 -0400, Brett Dikeman wrote:
>No, it's just a typical customer service attitude- ie, the customer
>must be an idiot because We Are Infallible.
>Try and order rims+tires for our cars from Tire Rack some time.
>They actually REFUSED to sell me wheels I KNEW damn well fit the car
>because Greg Amy had run them on his 200q20v. Borbet Type C, 17x8.5,
>Conversation went something like:
>"Hi, I'd like a set of Borbet Type C's, silver paint finish, 17x8.5,
>37mm offset, 5x112 bolt pattern."
>"Okay sir, for what car?"
>"It shouldn't matter. I just gave you all the specs."
>"Okay, fine. A 1991 200 Quattro 20v turbo"
>"Those wheels won't fit your car."
>"Yes, they will, with 2mm spacers. I have a friend with EXACTLY the
>same car, these wheels, and they fit perfectly."
>"Not according to my application guide."
I'm guessing it's a liability thang rather than an anti-customer thang,
Brett. The spacers probably are the key.
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