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Old 12-17-2012, 10:25 AM   #41
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LOL nice, I would have just got my sharpie out and fixed it
Well this morning noticed that the scratches were worse than I thought...
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Old 12-17-2012, 10:53 AM   #42
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Originally Posted by FowleR6 View Post
Well this morning noticed that the scratches were worse than I thought...
That sucks bro, I hope they fix it, you shouldn't get damage with a tire change
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Old 12-17-2012, 11:07 AM   #43
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I would contact them, sounds like they contacted you, and let them have the chance to make it right before going in there raising . I have changed A LOT of tires and never scratched up a rim like that on a customers ride. Of course I dont let like that out of my bay with out pointing it out to someone first. But thats me.
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Old 12-17-2012, 12:44 PM   #44
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I have some small scratches on my rims and every time I go to 2 wheel toyz for tires they inform me of them beforehand just so they don't get the blame.
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Old 12-17-2012, 04:02 PM   #45
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After reading ALL of this -
Give up on tire changes -
When the tires are gone, throw out the bike and get a new one.
If you don't totally use up your bike within one set of tires, yer not riding it right anyway.
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Old 12-18-2012, 01:28 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by skelator View Post
LOL nice, I would have just got my sharpie out and fixed it
It might take a few coats with a sharpie.
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Old 12-18-2012, 02:25 PM   #47
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Going in a shop and bad mouthing them or getting frustrated and blowing up is not going to solve anything. If its really bothering you then simply go in and talk to them about it and try to resolve it. I don't know a shop that will just tell you to "f-off". They have more of a chance of working with you being level headed then hot headed.

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Old 12-18-2012, 02:59 PM   #48
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This is one reason I change my own. I'm not real about scratches and dings on my bike anyway. But a shop should be able to have the ability to change tires without scratching the rim. I would think it was in the best interest of the shop to do quality work to promote better business and not develop a bad reputation.
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Old 12-18-2012, 03:00 PM   #49
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Lol. Bro you're overthinking this one. These things do happen, a scratch on your rim is nothing. Now you know to get your tires done by a friend or to do it yourself.

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