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    Default Firestone.. What a rip off.

    I stopped by Firestone today to have my rotors turned after I noticed some hopping while trying to slow down on hills. After an hour and a half of waiting with my truck up on the rack, I was informed my rotors cannot be turned and i need new ones. Alright, I can buy that. Then i was told my idler and pitman arm need replaced as well.. Sure, I'll take their word for it. Then i was shown a bill for almost 1500 dollars! 400 bucks for rotors alone another 400 for the idler and pitman arm as well as 700 for labor. I responded with "Put the wheels back on the truck, I gotta go home."

    Just a rant but anybody else had problems with them? Looked around and found all the parts listed for a grand total of 200 bucks
    Last edited by redneckarmyMP; 03-28-2012 at 07:46 PM.
    -Dylan
    2004 Silverado 4x4
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    1986 K5 Blazer
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    1992 GMC Jimmy "Blue Bomber"
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