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WeldRacing - Weld Racing --- 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices

WeldRacing - Weld Racing --- 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices
WeldRacing - Weld Racing --- 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices
Your organization was notified that 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers, d.b.a Pro Competition Tire, d.b.a Transamerican Auto Parts, retained several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints (links below). Along with having been issued 19 individual Violations from the State Enforcement Agency, 'Consumer Affairs' (BAR). Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading The fraud investigator subpoenad records from Transamerican Auto Parts and its business associates. Specifically, but not limited to a exhaust manufacturer, supercharger manufacturer, Chevrolet dealership and another dozen companies were asked to release sales and internal documents. Suffice to say, many of the aforementioned companies no longer retain any business relationship with (TAP), indicating the gravity of the matter. (TAP) is also prohibited from displaying the UPS or BBB Logos on their website. Prohibited from using the advertisement, "NO QUESTIONS ASKED TIRE WARRANTY," as it was deemed Deceptive and Unlawful. No longer being able to sell specific extended warranties, and has paid 73,000 for unlicensed software being on multiple computers. Furthermore, the Office of the L.A. District Attorney's Office has stated in their letter to us, 'Your correspondence raises an issue of possible Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices' of Transamerican Auto parts. Even though the State issued 19 violations, (TAP) FAILED to make any attempt in providing any type of restitution for the damages and costs to date. (TAP) has shamefully elected to do the opposite of what is expected and demanded by the general public and business community, by dispensing intimidation letters containing the following, 'We have Unlimited Resources/Funds to Crush You.' 'You are a Coward and Very Pathetic.' Your organization was made well aware of the Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices and Knowingly and Willingly choose to do business with, but in some cases to fully allow sponsoring of these companies in Racing events. In doing so, it seems that your organization has violated its own criteria/standards. Specifically, but not limited to members being in Good Standing within the business community and/or general public. A search via the internet under, "4 Wheel Parts 19 Violations" will reveal a fraction of the actual documents of the states investigation and violations. Feel Free to contact Consumer Affairs (BAR) for documentation authenticity, Bureau of Automotive Repair Supervisor 1180 Durfee Ave. South Elmonte, 91733 In addition, an entire copy may also be requested from (any) Office of Attorney General, as a 300 page complaint has been filed in every state. For the remaining companies that elect to continue to do business with 4WP, knowing the history of Unlawful and Deceptive Practices. We will strongly encourage all customers to file complaints with (all types) of Federal, State, and local agencies. Every time a patron searches your company name, a link right below your website will appear containing this and additional information on how to file a complaint. PLease feel free to search (4 Wheel Parts, Pro Comp) and see what appears. Such relentless activity has resulted in a 186,000 tire recall, (TWO PRO COMP RECALLS) within one year. As you don't care about the mistreatment of your end users, We no longer care if your products end on the the RECALL LIST as well. YOU CAN BETTER YOUR PATRONS EXPERIENCES BY HAVING (TAP) BE CONTRACTUALLY OBLIGATED TO ANSWER CONSUMER COMPLAINTS WITH RESPECT TO YOUR PRODUCTS. (NHTSA) Office of Defects Investigationhttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/ (BAR) Bureau of Automotive Repair Consumer AffairsSEARCH:: Department of Consumer Affairs (YOUR STATE)http://www.dca.ca.gov/consumer/complaints.shtml (IFCC) Internet Fraud Complaint Centerwww.ifccfbi.gov/ (FTC) Federal Trade Commission https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/ (Attorney General) Public Inquiry Unithttp://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm (EPA) (Spilling Oil & Antifreeze)www.epa.gov/ (BBB) Better Business Bureauhttp://welcome.bbb.org/ Please review the Unsatisfactory BBB Reports of which this company has FAILED TO RESPOND, giving very bad experiences to your overall customers below: http://www.bbbsw.org/BBBWeb/Forms/Business/CompanyReportPage_Expository.aspx?CompanyID=46657 http://www.jacksonville.bbb.org/commonreport.html?compid=15491**** http://cencal.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=25&bbb=1066&firm=8700**** http://sandiego.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=26&bbb=1186&firm=300**** http://westflorida.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=47&bbb=0653&firm=9003**** http://alaskaoregonwesternwashington.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=114&bbb=1296&firm=3500**** http://memphis.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=62&bbb=0543&firm=2700**** PLEASE REVIEW COMPANY HISTORY Below: http://www.ripoffreport.com/reports/0/146/RipOff0146640.htm
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Greg Adler Motorsports - Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices Greg Adler

Greg Adler Motorsports - Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices Greg Adler
Greg Adler Motorsports - Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices Greg Adler
Owners of Championship Off Road Racing are Knowingly and Willingly allowing Greg Adler Motorsports to compete in races when he is not Good Standing within the business community and/or general public. Mr. Greg Adler has received 19 State Violations for his business making False and Misleading Statements. Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers also retain several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints. Please review the Unsatisfactory BBB Reports of which this company has FAILED TO RESPOND, giving very bad experiences to your overall customers below: http://www.bbbsw.org/BBBWeb/Forms/Business/CompanyReportPage_Expository.aspx?CompanyID=46657 http://www.jacksonville.bbb.org/commonreport.html?compid=15491**** http://cencal.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=25&bbb=1066&firm=8700**** http://sandiego.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=26&bbb=1186&firm=300**** http://westflorida.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=47&bbb=0653&firm=9003**** http://alaskaoregonwesternwashington.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=114&bbb=1296&firm=3500**** http://memphis.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=62&bbb=0543&firm=2700**** Yet, corrupt operators at CORR, Championship Off Road Racing still allow this company to participate in racing. Giving the illusion that all the race teams are in Good Standing within the business community and/or general public, FOUR WHEEL PARTS PERFORMANCE CENTERS -- PRO COMP TIRES Please Feel Free to file a complaint with the following agencies below: (NHTSA) Office of Defects Investigationhttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/ (BAR) Bureau of Automotive Repair Consumer AffairsSEARCH:: Department of Consumer Affairs (YOUR STATE)http://www.dca.ca.gov/consumer/complaints.shtml (IFCC) Internet Fraud Complaint Centerwww.ifccfbi.gov/ (FTC) Federal Trade Commission https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/ (Attorney General) Public Inquiry Unithttp://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm (EPA) (Spilling Oil & Antifreeze)www.epa.gov/ (BBB) Better Business Bureauhttp://welcome.bbb.org/
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DEFECTIVE Products AMSOIL INC

DEFECTIVE Products AMSOIL INC
DEFECTIVE Products AMSOIL INC
Consumer Complaint Agencieshttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfmhttps://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asp http://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx Make : AMSOILModel : BMK6R Build Dates : NOV 01, 1994 - AUG 24, 1995Manufacturer : AMSOIL INC. Mfr's Report Date : AUG 22, 1997NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 97E027000 NHTSA Action Number: N/AComponent: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINEPotential Number Of Units Affected : 4032 Summary: EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: HOSES USED TO TRANSFER ENGINE OIL AND ALSO OIL FILTRATION SYSTEM KITS WHICH CONTAIN THESE HOSES. INTERNAL HOSE REINFORCEMENT IS OF A SPIRAL DESIGN INSTEAD OF A BRAIDED DESIGN AS SPECIFIED. Consequence: AN INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN THE HOSE AND HOSE FITTINGS RESULT IN A POSSIBLE OIL LOSS OR SEPARATION OF THE HOSE FROM THE HOSE FITTING.Remedy: DEALERS/DISTRIBUTORS REPLACED THESE HOSES. You can thank Greg Adler of 4WP for mistreating the product end user. http://www.amsoil.com
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4 Wheel Parts - DEFECTIVE *** CEPEK RADIAL F-C II, MICKEY THOMPSON,www.mickeythompsontires.com Complaints
4 Wheel Parts - DEFECTIVE *** CEPEK RADIAL F-C II, MICKEY THOMPSON,www.mickeythompsontires.com Complaints
4 Wheel Parts - DEFECTIVE *** CEPEK RADIAL F-C II, MICKEY THOMPSON,www.mickeythompsontires.com Complaints
As this company has elected to maintain a business relationship with Transamerican Auto Parts, d.b.a., its quality of tires and service have become substandard. Consumer Complaint...
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Robby Gordon Motorsports - Deceptive and Unlawful Advertising

Robby Gordon Motorsports - Deceptive and Unlawful Advertising
Robby Gordon Motorsports - Deceptive and Unlawful Advertising
Robby Gordon Motorsports - Deceptive and Unlawful Advertising
Robby Gordon's 4 Wheel Parts is required to be licensed with the California Bureau of Automotive Repair. For FILING A COMPLAINT consumers may contact the Bureau of Automotive Repair by calling (800) 952-**** or visiting their website at www.autorepair.ca.gov. Consumer Complaint Agencieshttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfmhttps://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asphttp://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx As race fans attend these events, they have the illusion that all the race teams are in Good Standing within the business community and/or general public, when they are not. Specifically, but not limited to Transamerican Auto Parts, d.b.a 4 Wheel Parts. It seems CORR, Championship Offroad Racing and Robby Gordon Motorsports, will let any business compete in their racing events. Even if the business retain nearly two dozen State Violations for False and Misleading Statement and several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints and even with nearly two dozen State Violations. Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading Please review the Unsatisfactory BBB Reports of which this company has FAILED TO RESPOND, giving very bad experiences to your overall customers below: http://www.bbbsw.org/BBBWeb/Forms/Business/CompanyReportPage_Expository.aspx?CompanyID=46657 http://www.jacksonville.bbb.org/commonreport.html?compid=15491**** http://cencal.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=25&bbb=1066&firm=8700**** http://sandiego.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=26&bbb=1186&firm=300**** http://westflorida.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=47&bbb=0653&firm=9003**** http://alaskaoregonwesternwashington.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=114&bbb=1296&firm=3500**** http://memphis.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=62&bbb=0543&firm=2700****
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DEFECTIVE EATON, www.eaton.com, 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centerss Complaints -

DEFECTIVE EATON, www.eaton.com, 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centerss Complaints -
DEFECTIVE EATON, www.eaton.com, 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centerss Complaints -
DEFECTIVE EATON, www.eaton.com, 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centerss Complaints -
Eaton has associated itself with the Substandard Swap Meet company that is 4 Wheel Parts, d.b.a. Transamerican Auto Parts that retains well over a dozen State Violations. Consumer Complaint Agencieshttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfmhttps://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asp http://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htmhttp://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx Make : EATONModel : SYNFLEX ECLIPSE Build Dates : Information not AvailableManufacturer : EATON CORPORATION Mfr's Report Date : DEC 12, 2007NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 07E107000 NHTSA Action Number: N/AComponent: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGSPotential Number Of Units Affected : 22000 Summary: CERTAIN EATON SYNFLEX ECLIPSE BRAND EXTRUDED NYLON TUBING OF VARIOUS DIAMETERS DESIGNED FOR USE AS AIR BRAKE HOSES FOR PETERBILT AND KENWORTH VEHICLES. THE TUBING WAS MANUFACTURED WITH ONLY FOUR LAYERS OF EXTRUDED NYLON MATERIAL, INSTEAD OF THE SPECIFIED FIVE LAYERS. Consequence: THE DIAMETER OF THE HOSE AFFECTS THE FITTINGS WHICH MAY ALLOW AIR TO LEAK FROM THE BRAKES AND CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR A VEHICLE CRASH. Remedy: OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY PACCAR AND THE VEHICLES WILL BE REPAIRED FREE OF CHARGE. Notes: CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-88*-327-**** (TTY: 1-80*-424-****); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV. ################################# Your company have ignored complaints that the aforementioned company does retain a Good Standing within the business community and/or general public, Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading In addition, Please review the Nationwide Unsatisfactory BBB Reports of which this company has FAILED TO RESPOND, giving very bad experiences to your overall customers below: http://www.bbbsw.org/BBBWeb/Forms/Business/CompanyReportPage_Expository.aspx?CompanyID=46657 http://www.jacksonville.bbb.org/commonreport.html?compid=15491**** http://cencal.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=25&bbb=1066&firm=8700**** http://sandiego.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=26&bbb=1186&firm=300**** http://westflorida.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=47&bbb=0653&firm=9003**** http://alaskaoregonwesternwashington.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=114&bbb=1296&firm=3500**** http://memphis.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=62&bbb=0543&firm=2700****
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TRUXXX - DEFECTIVE DAMAGE TO THE REAR DRIVE SHAFT AND AXLE

TRUXXX - DEFECTIVE DAMAGE TO THE REAR DRIVE SHAFT AND AXLE
TRUXXX - DEFECTIVE DAMAGE TO THE REAR DRIVE SHAFT AND AXLE
TRUXXX - DEFECTIVE DAMAGE TO THE REAR DRIVE SHAFT AND AXLE
THIS Company is advertised with 4 Wheel parts, you know quality and service is substandard, as the RECALL DEPICTS. COMPLAINT AGENCIES http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfm https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/ https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asp http://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx Make : TRUXXX Model : 108035 Build Dates : Information not Available Manufacturer : TRUXXX MANUFACTURING, LLC Mfr's Report Date : MAR 21, 2008 NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 08E026000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A Component: EQUIPMENT Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3338 Summary: TRUXXX IS RECALLING 338 AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT WELDED 3" LIFT BLOCKS FOR REAR SUSPENSIONS, PART NO. 206073, INCLUDED IN SUSPENSION KIT NOS. 108035 AND 108036, SOLD BETWEEN JULY 26, 2007 AND MARCH 4, 2008, FOR USE ON FORD MY 2005-**** F-250 SUPERDUTY 4X4 LIGHT TRUCKS. COMPRESSIVE FORCES OF THE WELDED LIFT BLOCKS RESULTING FROM FORESEEABLE AND EXCESS VEHICLE PAYLOADS AS WELL AS OVER-TIGHTENING OF THE U-BOLTS DURING INSTALLATION MAY DISTORT THE BLOCKS, REDUCING THE INTENDED CLAMPING FORCE OF THE U-BOLTS. Consequence: THIS COULD ALLOW POSSIBLE SHIFTING AND DAMAGE TO THE REAR DRIVE SHAFT AND AXLE. Remedy: TRUXXX WILL NOTIFY CUSTOMERS/INSTALLERS AND WILL REPLACE AFFECTED WELDED LIFT BLOCKS WITH EITHER NON-WELDED ALUMINUM OR CAST IRON BLOCKS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT APRIL 16, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TRUXXX AT 1-80*-381-****. Notes: TRUXXX RECALL NO. 08-01BLK. THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET SUSPENSION KITS AND HAS NOT RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON FORD MOTOR COMPANY VEHICLES. CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-88*-327-**** (TTY: 1-80*-424-****); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV. 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers, d.b.a Pro Competition Tire, d.b.a Transamerican Auto Parts, retained several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints (links below). Along with having been issued 19 individual Violations from the State Enforcement Agency, 'Consumer Affairs' (BAR). Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading
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PerformanceAccessories - Trailmaster Suspension Complaints RECALL

PerformanceAccessories - Trailmaster Suspension Complaints RECALL
PerformanceAccessories - Trailmaster Suspension Complaints RECALL
PerformanceAccessories - Trailmaster Suspension Complaints RECALL
Trailmaster Suspension is owned/operated by Performance Accessories. As they are associated with 4 Wheel parts, you know quality and service is substandard there, as the RECALL DEPICTS. COMPLAINT AGENCIES http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfm https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/ https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asp http://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx Make : TRAILMASTER Model : SA40 Build Dates : JUL 01, 1991 - MAR 01, 1992 Manufacturer : TRAILMASTER INC. Mfr's Report Date : NOV 19, 1992 NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 92E027000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A Component: STEERING:LINKAGES Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3912 Summary: THE CAST IRON STEERING CONTROL ARMS CAN CRACK AND BREAK DUE TO HIGH STRESS LOADING. Consequence: BREAKING OF THE STEERING CONTROL ARMS CAUSES LOSS OFVEHICLE CONTROL AND COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT. Remedy: REPLACE CAST IRON STEERING CONTROL ARMS. 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers, d.b.a Pro Competition Tire, d.b.a Transamerican Auto Parts, retained several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints (links below). Along with having been issued 19 individual Violations from the State Enforcement Agency, 'Consumer Affairs' (BAR). Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading
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Readylift Suspension Systems - Leveling Kits, BAD PRODUCTS AND SERVICE

Readylift Suspension Systems - Leveling Kits, BAD PRODUCTS AND SERVICE
Readylift Suspension Systems - Leveling Kits, BAD PRODUCTS AND SERVICE
AN ACTUAL EXAMPLE OF READYLIFT CUSTOMER SERVICE BELOW: Bryan Dutchen of Readylift responded to our email complaint about Transamerican Auto Parts, d.b.a 4 Wheel Parts with the following actual email below: My company, which company are you talking about? Oh, this is a universal email that you sent out to a lot of different vendors of 4WP. Are you trying to be an e-thug? It sounds like you are a disgruntled customer that 4WP tried to take care of but because you are such an *** that nothing will ever keep you satisfied. Look, if you really think that one nut job (you) sending out his problems to a bunch of different companies will help you, by all means have fun. You are just wasting your time and everyone else. Do yourself and probably most other people who know you a favor and put a bullet through your head. Sincerely, Somebody who does not give sh%t. CONSUMER COMPLAINT AGENCIEShttp://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfmhttps://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asphttp://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htmhttp://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx Your organization was notified that 4 Wheel Parts Performance Centers, d.b.a Pro Competition Tire, d.b.a Transamerican Auto Parts, retained several Nationwide Unsatisfactory Records with the BBB for Failing to Respond to Consumer Complaints (links below). Along with having been issued 19 individual Violations from the State Enforcement Agency, 'Consumer Affairs' (BAR). Specifically, but not limited to, violating several sections of the Business and Professions Code depicted below: Section 9884.7 (a)(1) False and Misleading Statements Section 9884.8 Invoice Requirements Section 988.4.9 (a) Estimate Requirements Section 3373 Inserting/Withholding info to cause document to be False/Misleading The fraud investigator subpoenad records from Transamerican Auto Parts and its business associates. specifically, but not limited to a exhaust manufacturer, supercharger manufacturer, Chevrolet dealership and another dozen companies were asked to release sales and internal documents. Suffice to say, many of the aforementioned companies no longer retain any business relationship, indicating the gravity of the matter. (TAP) is also prohibited from displaying the UPS or BBB Logos on their website. Prohibited from using the advertisement, "NO QUESTIONS ASKED TIRE WARRANTY, " as it was deemed Deceptive and Unlawful. No longer being able to sell specific extended warranties, and other companies have limited their exposure. Even though the State Enforcement Agency issued 19 violations, (TAP) FAILED to make any attempt in providing any type of restitution for the damages and costs to date. (TAP) has shamefully elected to do the opposite of what is expected and demanded by the general public and business community, by dispensing intimidation letters containing the following, 'We have Unlimited Resources/Funds to Crush You.' 'You are a Coward and Very Pathetic.' Your organization was made well aware of the Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices, not only Knowingly and Willingly choose to do business with, but in some cases to fully allow sponsoring of these companies in Racing events. In doing so, it seems that your organization has violated its own criteria/standards. Specifically, but not limited to members being in Good Standing within the business community and/or general public. Furthermore, the Office of the L.A. District Attorney's Office has stated in their letter to us, 'Your correspondence raises an issue of possible Unlawful and Deceptive Business Practices' of Transamerican Auto parts. A search via the internet under, "4 Wheel Parts 19 Violations" will reveal a fraction of the actual documents of the states investigation and violations. Feel Free to contact Consumer Affairs (BAR) for documentation authenticity, Bureau of Automotive Repair Supervisor 1180 Durfee Ave. South Elmonte, 91733 In addition, an entire copy may also be requested from (any) Office of Attorney General, as a 300 page complaint has been filed in every state. For the remaining companies that elect to continue to do business with 4WP, knowing the history of Unlawful and Deceptive Practices. We will strongly encourage all customers to file complaints with (all types) of Federal, State, and local agencies. Every time a patron searches your company name, a link right below your website will appear containing this and additional information on how to file a complaint. PLease feel free to search (4 Wheel Parts, Pro Comp) and see what appears. Such relentless activity has resulted in a 186, 000 tire recall, (TWO RECALLS) within one year. As you don't care about the mistreatment of your end users, We no longer care if your products end on the the RECALL LIST as well. YOU CAN BETTER YOUR PATRONS EXPERIENCES BY HAVING (TAP) BE CONTRACTUALLY OBLIGATED TO ANSWER CONSUMER COMPLAINTS WITH RESPECT TO YOUR PRODUCTS. Please review the Unsatisfactory BBB Reports of which this company has FAILED TO RESPOND, giving very bad experiences to your overall customers below: http://www.bbbsw.org/BBBWeb/Forms/Business/CompanyReportPage_Expository.aspx?CompanyID=46657 http://www.jacksonville.bbb.org/commonreport.html?compid=15491**** http://cencal.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=25&bbb=1066&firm=8700**** http://sandiego.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=26&bbb=1186&firm=300**** http://westflorida.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=47&bbb=0653&firm=9003**** http://alaskaoregonwesternwashington.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=114&bbb=1296&firm=3500**** http://memphis.bbb.org/WWWRoot/Report.aspx?site=62&bbb=0543&firm=2700****
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hey whats up I jst wanted to respond to this email thing I bought a readylift sst kit for my colorado 4x4 this kit is by far the worst kit I could have bought I called readylift and got nowhere with them they said well maybe u put it on wrong and my response was I didnt put it on I had a guy with 25yrs. exp. put it on and still got nowhere with them the only thing I got was cussed at and they tryed to make me look like an *** do not buy readylift kits I have another company working with me on fixing it now thank god for that other company

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Fabtech Motorsports, Fabtech Suspensions Sytems, 4 Wheel Parts Distributer

Fabtech Motorsports, Fabtech Suspensions Sytems, 4 Wheel Parts Distributer
Fabtech Motorsports, Fabtech Suspensions Sytems, 4 Wheel Parts Distributer
Fabtech Motorsports, Fabtech Suspensions Sytems, 4 Wheel Parts Distributer
Fabtech has a substantial amount of Product Safety Recalls that could lead to LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL COULD LEAD TO A VEHICLE CRASH WITH POTENTIAL INJURY OR DEATH. Make : FABTECH Model : FTS71000 Build Dates : Information not Available Manufacturer : FABTECH MOTORSPORTS Mfr's Report Date : JAN 23, 2006 NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 06E010000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A Component: STEERING Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1360 Summary: CERTAIN FABTECH AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT PITMAN ARMS, P/NOS. FTS71000 AND FTS71001, INSTALLED FOR USE ON CERTAIN 2001-**** GM C/K 2500 PICK UP TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. THE PIN LOCATED INSIDE THE PITMAN ARM CAN SHEAR OFF DUE TO A REVERSE BENDING FATIGUE CONDITION, RESULTING IN A TOTAL LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL. Consequence: LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL COULD LEAD TO A VEHICLE CRASH WITH POTENTIAL INJURY OR DEATH. Remedy: FABTECH WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE PITMAN AND IDLER ARMS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING FEBRUARY 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FABTECH AT 909-597-****. ############################### Consumer Complaint Agencies http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/index.cfm https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/ https://app.dca.ca.gov/bar/complaints.asp http://ag.ca.gov/consumers/mailform.htm http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx
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Irvine, California
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$3