Horrible Tire Experiences

TIRE GUYWhen you get ripped-off, receive terrible service or are treated like dirt it can really shake you, right? Sometimes, when it's happened to me I remember thinking that the old customs of tarring and feathering might be just right for the person who did me wrong!

Jump over the  submission form and read about the experiences of  others.

At the same time as we want to offer you a place to express your indignation and tell the world your horrible tire experience, we also want to stimulate improvements so that these kind of things are eliminated.

Yes, you are encouraged to share your bad experience (without profanities please), but we'd like to have you go just a bit further and add something that will help others who want to provide you with good deals and service.

So, after you've when you've told your story, tell us a bit more ... give us your ideas of what this company might have done to correct the situation and make you happy

They might learn, maybe they won't. But if you offer some helpful solutions you can encourage other businesses to act differently and a new level of good service might start to develop. Thanks to you!

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Learn from other's mistakes...

See where other tire dealers have dropped the ball and lost their customers. Here's a chance for dealers who appreciate your business to learn from their mistakes!

A great way to delight the competition is to treat your customers badly.

Douglas (Walmart) - 'Service Dept' 
This is less about the actual product than it is about the service affiliated with that product (I see this has been alluded to in some of the prior …

Mr.Tire, Allison Park, PA 
I called Mr. Tire AP, ask them to check unusual ware of front tires. They said too busy to work on car at that time but would take a look at tires. …

America's Tire Redwood City Calif 
They tried to sell me old dated tire for new and when i caught them they took it back and kept my money. The police was called and I will take them to …

Tire Rants: Costco Nampa ID 
We took our 2007 Honda CR-V in to have the "tires rotated and balanced". We were told that the car would be ready in 1 1/2 hours. After 2 hours, we were …

Not Happy with DISCOUNT TIRE  
On 5/25/2011 I bought four tires from DISCOUNT TIRE - new at $73.00 each. Now I noticed on Friday, May 27, 2011, the white walls are show cracks. …

Defective Nexen Winter Tires 
After their second winter, my Nexen winter tires are going flat as the result of inch_long slash-like marks on the outside and inside tire wall! They only …

Safe guard llc Atlanta georgia 
I Purchased tire insurance and my claim submission was denied. Caught a flat and Emils All Tire in Brooklyn ny could not repair my tire through my insurance …

Tire Rant: Why did my mechanic not give the DOT numbers for the 4 new tires he installed although it is a federal requirement to do so? 
Got my 2004 Impala SS inspected and got 4 new tires. Given no registration or warranty info for the tires. What can I do about this so I can receive warranty …

Walmart - Yukon, Oklahoma 
Let me start out that I bought four tires at Walmart 3 1/2 years ago and they were BF Goodrich T/A's 70,000 mile tires. My wife found a nail in one …

Grissmer Tire, Columbia St., Springfield, Ohio 
I went in to Grissmer Tire, Columbia St., Springfield, Ohio to buy (2) TWO tires, and stated this from the first interaction with worker assisting. …

Toyo's from Les Schwab 
I have had a few sets of Toyo tires from Les Schwab on two separate vehicles. I was relatively impressed with them, but then I moved to where there …

Tire Rant: Robison tires, Guntown Mississippi, seller of Summit tires 
I purchased Summit Tires from Robison Tires in Guntown, Mississippi. One of my tires has bulges all around it and the dealer won't even look at it. …

Tire Rants: Yokohama Tire Company 
I very recently purchased brand new Yokohama S. Drive tires on May 12, 2009 from one of Yokohama's authorized dealers listed on the Yokohama web site: …

Tire Rant: America's Tire Co. in Oregon 
America's Tire Company in Tigard, Portland, and Hillsboro, Oregon made me feel like the employees have no concern for your property or special instructions. …

Toyota and Bridgestone tires. 
I wish to add my story to that told by the guy from Philadelphia about the Bridgestone tires he found too short lived. There are a multitude of similar …

Tires for a beloved Baby Blue Geo Metro 
I used to have a ’94 Geo Metro. It was baby blue. It got 50 miles to the gallon. I loved it. I sold it when I went into real estate. That was a terrible …

Wynnewood, PA - Bridgestone/Firestone  
I live in the Philadelphia PA area. I bought a new Toyota Camry XLE V6 with Bridgestone Turanza EL400-02 as original tires. To my surprise, …

discount tire ann arbor michigan 
I'm new to buying tires for cars and I felt cheated by Discount Tires. I'll warn anyone who decides to purchase tires from them with my experience with …

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