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Old 04-24-07, 09:46 PM   #1
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Talked to Steve @ Actionbent

Well after taking my Tadpole to my LBS for the popping and creeking noise twice now thinking that it was the spokes in that wheel making all that noise. comes to find out that it was the bearing in that wheel making all that noise. So like everybody always say, call Randy. When I called today guess who anwsered,Steve. Right from the start he copped an attitude with me asking why didn't I E-Mail Randy and saying that he was on the highway driving his car. So I went ahead and told him what the deal was with the left front wheel, and he told me to take it back to my LBS to have a new bearing put in. I told him that my LBS said that the bearing is pressed in and the whole wheel has to be replaced. Then Steve said theres no way in hell that they were going to send me a whole new wheel and told me to E-Mail Randy,then I did that. Then not much more than an hour later I got this from UPS, sorryI X'ed out my strret name and tracking number to be on the safe side.

***Do not reply to this e-mail. UPS and ActionBent Recumbents will not receive your reply.

This message was sent to you at the request of ActionBent Recumbents to notify you that the package information below has been transmitted to UPS. The package(s) may not have actually been placed with UPS for shipment. To verify when and if the shipment is tendered to UPS and its actual transit status, click on the tracking link below or contact ActionBent Recumbents directly.

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Message from ActionBent Recumbents:
Shipment from ActionBent. See http://www.actionbent.com/Assembly.html for further help --Randy

Scheduled Delivery: 01-May-2007

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Ship To:
Curtis Thacker
Curtis Thacker
2908 XXXXXXX Ave.
Dayton
OH
45420
US
Number of Packages 1
UPS Service: GROUND
Weight: 3.0 LBS


Tracking Number: XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Reference Number 1: ws

Merchandise Description: 1 recumbent Trike wheel

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Old 04-25-07, 08:54 PM   #2
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So I guess the moral of the story is to email Randy and don't bother with Steve.
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Old 04-25-07, 08:59 PM   #3
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Hey Steve is providing Seinfeld-esque entertainment at no charge. You should be more appreciative!...
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