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Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
ABento #757251 Fri Jun 24 2011 05:50 PM
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Master Gabster
You are on the West Coast and I agree, S of the F is a great place to buy stuff. However if you're in a hurry it will take almost 5 days to get from Washington State to Texas. I rarely ever am in a hurry but if I was I would have to do business with Chevy Duty in Kansas. From there to here on UPS is only two days.


Jim

Modern ‘science’: the wonder of a
pre-determined mind…

The ‘baseline belief’ of astronomy:
“Any day now, we’ll pick up a tiny,
coded signal from outer space. Then
we’ll know for certain that there is
intelligence out there, because coded
information does not arise by chance”

The ‘baseline belief’ of biology:
The precisely coded genetic information in
every cell would fill many books…
but we know for certain that no intelligence
could have created life.”


Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
ABento #757296 Fri Jun 24 2011 09:20 PM
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Posts: 571
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'Bolter
The Truck Shop in Orange, CA carries fairly good quality parts. They were great to deal with on the couple of occasions I was in S. Cal and went there in person. However, if you call in an order they have the worst policy of any vendors I have dealt with. They will not tell you if a part is in stock or not and charge your card even for the back ordered parts. Then they charge you additional shipping when they get them in. Every order I made had back ordered parts. They got the last of my business because of that policy.

Chuck

Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
Hookalatch #757302 Fri Jun 24 2011 09:32 PM
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Master Gabster
Chuck
When I lived in Sacramento back in the early 80s I saw what a large chunk of $ the state took out in sales tax. Is that still the case, if so why don't you shop out of state? headscratch


Jim

Modern ‘science’: the wonder of a
pre-determined mind…

The ‘baseline belief’ of astronomy:
“Any day now, we’ll pick up a tiny,
coded signal from outer space. Then
we’ll know for certain that there is
intelligence out there, because coded
information does not arise by chance”

The ‘baseline belief’ of biology:
The precisely coded genetic information in
every cell would fill many books…
but we know for certain that no intelligence
could have created life.”


Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
BIG CHEVY 3600 #757306 Fri Jun 24 2011 09:47 PM
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Posts: 571
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'Bolter
If you are a CA resident you pay sales tax. I try to support local business as much as possible. The State needs all the tax revenue it can get. I am willing to pay the tax but not willing to get shafted by the vendor at the same time. CA is proposing regulations that would require major out-of-state internet retailers to charge CA residents tax and send it back to CA. If this comes to pass I hope it does not count our vendors as major.

Chuck

Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
Hookalatch #757311 Fri Jun 24 2011 10:11 PM
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Posts: 9,437
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Originally Posted by Hookalatch
CA is proposing regulations that would require major out-of-state internet retailers to charge CA residents tax and send it back to CA.
Chuck


That's pretty common. Kansas has been doing it for years.


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Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
Tiny #757366 Sat Jun 25 2011 03:09 AM
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Shop Shark
Are you guys aware that we still get a 10% discount at Classic Parts (formerly Chevy Duty)? Just enter the code "stovebolt" (without the quotes) on check out.


Mike
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Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
Old Gold #757373 Sat Jun 25 2011 03:35 AM
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Master Gabster
I'm aware now that you reminded me. I've spent over $6,000 there and not once used the discount. Heck that's over 600.00, DANG!


Jim

Modern ‘science’: the wonder of a
pre-determined mind…

The ‘baseline belief’ of astronomy:
“Any day now, we’ll pick up a tiny,
coded signal from outer space. Then
we’ll know for certain that there is
intelligence out there, because coded
information does not arise by chance”

The ‘baseline belief’ of biology:
The precisely coded genetic information in
every cell would fill many books…
but we know for certain that no intelligence
could have created life.”


Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
ABento #757428 Sat Jun 25 2011 12:26 PM
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Posts: 101
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Wrench Fetcher
Asked Chev of the 40's if I could speak to a tech person regarding what a dd starter was? I was told there wasn't a tech person, and no one there knew what dd stood for in their catalog. Jim Carter and Brothers always answered my questions in the past.


Disciple
Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
ABento #757490 Sat Jun 25 2011 07:26 PM
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,570
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Shop Shark
i have used them all.Had good luck with all of them.The only one I preferred was at the time Chevy Duty,in Kansas City.The reason being is that I received my parts quicker from them,being located in the middle of the country versus being on the west coast.Chevy Duty now is under a different name???

Re: LMC v. Brothers v. Classic v. Chevy of the 40s
dale937 #757540 Sat Jun 25 2011 10:55 PM
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Posts: 5,029
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Master Gabster
Yeah, "Classic Parts of America". GMC forced them to quit using the "Chevy" in their name. ticky, ticky, ticky...


Jim

Modern ‘science’: the wonder of a
pre-determined mind…

The ‘baseline belief’ of astronomy:
“Any day now, we’ll pick up a tiny,
coded signal from outer space. Then
we’ll know for certain that there is
intelligence out there, because coded
information does not arise by chance”

The ‘baseline belief’ of biology:
The precisely coded genetic information in
every cell would fill many books…
but we know for certain that no intelligence
could have created life.”


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