- Report: #772952
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Complaint Review: Midas Auto
Midas Auto2564 W Fullerton Chicago, Illinois United States of America
Midas Auto Terrible service on break service, missed dangerous problems, refused us compensation Chicago, Illinois
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A couple of months later we brought the car back in. The breaks were making noise again and there were other noises which included what sounded like a whirring down or unwinding when the car slowed to a stop.
We also asked them to check the suspension, as Midas also replaced the shocks, struts and tires a couple of years ago, still under warranty.
They re-examined the car and said we needed both lower front control arms replaced for $850.
Shocks, struts were fine.
That week, brought the car into a long-known mechanic for a second opinion.
Control arms were fine - Midas was wrong.
There was a rotor "out of round" and too much run out on the rotor. The caliper was not working properly as a result.
They missed the fact that there was a rear broker spring and that the right rear tire was about to explode as the steel belts were breaking trough as a result of the broken spring.
That week we decided to get rid of the car.
I went to Midas for restitution, requesting 1/2 of the break job returned to me to settle the matter; since they completely blew it.
The refused after many phone calls. They did want to see the car to try to correct it. It was already impossible and I would not have trusted them anyway.
They did put our lives in danger.
I would never go back to a Midas.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 09/04/2011 10:07 AM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Midas-Auto/Chicago-Illinois-60647/Midas-Auto-Terrible-service-on-break-service-missed-dangerous-problems-refused-us-compe-772952. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
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