- Report: #500864
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Complaint Review: Wal-Mart
Wal-MartWestern Blvd Jacksonville, North Carolina United States of America
Wal-Mart WalMart of Jacksonville North Carolina Wal-Mart's Warrinty on Everstart Marine Batteries are not worth the paper it is written on. Jacksonville , North Carolina
*Consumer Comment: Wal-Mart Is Not An AUTO PARTS Store!
*General Comment: Walmart batteries are crap!
*Consumer Comment: IT'S YOUR ERROR!
*General Comment: umm
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I bought a Wal-Mart Everstart Marine Battery 875 Cranking Amp. in February 2008. It carried an 18 month full replacement with no charges. I bought the most expensive battery they had hoping it would last a long time. I paid over $85.00 for the battery.
I used it through the summer of 2008 until July of this year 2009. In July it died.I put a trinkle charge on the battery for three days. I went fishing the week after the 4th and it would not turn the motor over. I had to get towed back to shore.
I haven't had the opportunity until today to take the battery in for a replacement. I had the battery 19 months.
After the prorated battery ripoff i ended up paying another $76 for a new battery. They allowed me $17 for the old battery.
I have had Marine batteries to last over 5 to 9 years. It makes me wonder if these Everstart batteries are not RECONDITIONED batteries. The price they charge you would think they are new.
For a store as large as Wal-Mart there is no such thing as Customer Satisfaction Anymore.
The so called salesman in the sports department told me the reason the battery died is bacause i did not disconnect the wires from the battery everytime i came home. He said the battery was still being discharged when it remained hooked up. HA HA
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 09/26/2009 05:25 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Wal-Mart/Jacksonville-North-Carolina-28540/Wal-Mart-WalMart-of-Jacksonville-North-Carolina-Wal-Marts-Warrinty-on-Everstart-Marine-Ba-500864. 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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