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Old 01-02-2020, 06:48 AM
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You are EXACTLY RIGHT!! If you want an honest business with great mechanics, go to Sumter Tire! I highly recommend them!!
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Old 01-02-2020, 07:01 AM
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That maybe true but they repaired my golf cart tire with a nail in it for no cost.
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I get oil changes there for my car; never had any problem with this. Also bought set of tires couple of years at competitive price.
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Old 01-02-2020, 08:19 AM
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Why would you not go to the dealership that carries your car? Going to a tire shop to get mechanical work done is like going to a Chinese restaurant and getting tacos. The price at a dealership is only slightly higher than independents and you have much more leverage to ensure something gets done and done correctly. Just my opinion and questions.
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Tire Choice quoted $1,220 to replace my tires. Got the exactly same tires at Barnett Tire (great folks) in Leesburg for $900.
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I agree on Wildwood tire. Quick service, fair prices, no BS
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Old 01-02-2020, 09:28 AM
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Wildwood Tire on 44 just east of 301... No oversell, fast and courteous service. Went in for a new battery and have my check engine light looked at. Door was left ajar over night and ran down the 4 year old battery. Dealer looked up my records and said battery should be replaced for about $180 + $150 to investigate check engine light. At Wildwood Tire I was told the battery was good and the check engine light was reset. This was about a year ago and no problem with the battery. All for no charge, so I handed him $40 and became a future customer. I have been back since with an unrelated problem and was very satisfied.
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We agree! We TRIED to get our golf cart repaired...after taking it in 3X’s and $900, they tell us they can’t fix it...nice. Mostly all they did was put new battery cables in...didn’t work. Since we used Discover, we filled a claim immediately. Four months later, it was dismissed; we paid $100 for cables. We thought it was over...it was not. Came down 10 months later, and got a second notice from debt collector...after three calls to corporate, the claim was dismissed again for good.

Don’t do business w them...forever!
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We've used Sumter Tire and Auto for everything on our car. They've never tried to up sell us and do great work.
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Since we’re sort of on the subject - where within the villiages are the best car repair places?

For typical repairs like brakes - tuneups - timing belts - once overs - air conditioning - etc.
We found tire roundup on 441 to be the most reasonable place. We got 4 new tires for our subaru for $300 less than Tire Choice quoted us. Its a family run operation and they do not have a fancy waiting room. But they are wonderful
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