- Report: #1004093
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: San Jose Auto Repair
San Jose Auto Repair1737 Alum Rock Ave. San Jose, California United States of America
San Jose Auto Repair Charged for misdiagnosis, and unnecessary parts and labor. Paid for unnecessary parts/trial and error, and left with broken car. San Jose, California
*Consumer Suggestion: Go To Arbitration
After giving the repair shop $1000.00 of my hard earned money, The car is now sitting on the side of the road, broken, not able to start, and The repair shop (Robert, the name of the gentleman that I have always dealed with) will not take responsibility for their misdiagnosis. The shop manager (Robert) refuses to give a refund, and instead, suggested that I just continue to drive the car around (which I continued to do, and the car promptly broke down completely in a very dangerous situation on the road in which I was nearly killed and my passenger was severely injured.)
When asked for a refund, or for the shop to at least fix the real problem, the manager (Robert) came up with a variety of reasons why he could not do that; including; "we can't do on any work on it because there's no registration" (He didn't seem to have any problem working on it and taking the $1000.00 a few days earlier), Well if you can't fix it, can you refund me the money for the expensive parts and labor that you charged me and did not solve the problem? "But the car really DID need a new radiator!", and finally, "well we have no way of knowing what the problem is, since the check engine light isn't on anymore. maybe you could just drive it until the check engine light comes back on".
In the end, I decided not to take these people to court, but thought I could at least save someone else from going through the hardship of what I am going through.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 01/26/2013 08:04 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/San-Jose-Auto-Repair/San-Jose-California-95116/San-Jose-Auto-Repair-Charged-for-misdiagnosis-and-unnecessary-parts-and-labor-Paid-for-1004093. 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.
Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report.
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.