- Report: #1087436
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: Mr Sparky Electricians
Mr Sparky Electricians1718 W 3rd Street Tempe, Arizona USA
Mr Sparky Electricians Totally Ripped Me Off Tempe Arizona
*Author of original report: Matter Resolved to my Satisfaction
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
Click here now..
I own a home in Mesa, AZ and discovered that a breaker in our junction box kept tripping. I googled "electricians" and Mr Sparky returned my search as efficient, reliable and on time, so called out a Mr Sparky Electrician to change the breaker - I was advised by the operator that the call out charge would cost $79. The tech arrived on time and proceeded to check my main and sub panels. He identified the fault and changed the breaker but then proceeded to tell me that I had an electrical fault and wanted to charge me almost $900 to locate and repair the fault. I nearly fell off my chair, and said that I would want to do some comparison shopping. He immediately said that the cost of the call out as well as the cost of him replacing the breaker would be waived. I said: "no". He then asked me "how much was I looking to spend?". I immeidatley knew then and there that I was dealing with a dishonest and disreputable company and reminded me of someone in a street market in Delhi that offered you a ridiculous price for an item and when you turned around and walked away started to negotiate with you to bring the price down. I asked him to bill me for what he had done. He proceeded to invoice me for $300 to change the breaker!!!!!!!! I was absolutely fuming and knew in my core I had been completely had; I was given no choice but to pay, but swore that I would make Mr Sparky's tactics known to everyone in the east valley in AZ.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 09/26/2013 04:54 AM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Mr-Sparky-Electricians/Tempe-Arizona-85281/Mr-Sparky-Electricians-Totally-Ripped-Me-Off-Tempe-Arizona-1087436. 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.
If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:Search Tips
In order to assure the best results in your search:
- Keep the name short & simple, and try different variations of the name.
- Do not include ".com", "S", "Inc.", "Corp", or "LLC" at the end of the Company name.
- Use only the first/main part of a name to get best results.
- Only search one name at a time if Company has many AKA's.
Advertisers above have met our
strict standards for business conduct.