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Old 03-23-2010, 11:31 AM
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Default Re: Oil Drain Plug WON'T TIGHTEN

Originally Posted by TXJack View Post
As a update I went in to the stealership with the oil plug and pictures of the pan and talked to the service manager. I made sure he knew I was a repeat customer who made many referrals (some turned into sales since I got $50 referral gift cards) and purchased TWO cars from them. The guy almost shit a brick when he saw the plug and pan pictures, lol. He gave me a free pan which will be mailed from ford, plug and a bunch of complimentary ford merchandise. He offered to install it and do the oil change for free. But I said I already spent money to repair the old pan and will just take the new one in case it leaks down the road. I got a feeling someone is getting fired today.
There is a big difference between a parts changer, ie the guy getting fired, and a mechanic, ie the guy that does the job right, and does the job well.
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