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Old 12-08-2016, 09:15 AM   #1
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Default Race Tech Forged Owes Me $5000

The short and sweet.
- Purchased a set of wheels for my '12 Turbo Centre Lock.
- They arrived (after a long delay).
- They didn't fit (hub too narrow so they were loose despite torquing CL nut down to spec).
- Raz was very apologetic, told me to send them back
- I sent them back AT MY OWN EXPENSE
- They didn't refund the money, despite multiple calls and emails (kept giving me the run around saying that they issued the refund to my visa, but this was a lie, never saw a dime)
- I live in Canada, they are in California, basically impossible for me to recoup the money by legal means.

So buyer beware!!!
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Old 12-08-2016, 09:48 AM   #2
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That's ****ed.
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Old 12-08-2016, 10:08 AM   #3
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Call visa. They will get the money back. Tell them you don't have the rims.
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Old 12-08-2016, 10:18 AM   #4
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Yes, visa can fix this for you.
They advertise on here continually, maybe ask a mod to get involved.
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Old 12-08-2016, 10:24 AM   #5
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are they a sponsor on here? If so I would report them to Rennlist and 6speed.
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Old 12-08-2016, 10:29 AM   #6
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I called Visa when the wheels were 2 months late and put a dispute on the charge. Race Tech Forged then sent the wheels and provided proof to Visa that they were sent. Visa subsequently reversed their refund to me and re-payed Race Tech Forged. Now this is the amazing part..... there is some Visa no reason policy that they won't open up a second dispute for the same purchase. I had some very colourful conversations with Visa about how absurd this is but got nowhere. Visa refuses to help any further. I'm fooked.
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are they a sponsor on here? If so I would report them to Rennlist and 6speed.
Good idea, I'll check.
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Old 12-08-2016, 10:56 AM   #8
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might be worth a flight down there to chat about it in person.
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Old 12-08-2016, 11:37 AM   #9
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Sorry to hear this. I hope you are able to get your money back. Thanks for posting your experience with RTF. I was considering a new wheel set for my '08 TT and RTF *was* one of the vendors I was considering. Not anymore.
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Old 12-08-2016, 11:42 AM   #10
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I was looking last week but ↓↓↓

https://www.tapatalk.com/topic/844-p...orged-motoring
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hope mods can help

as i recall there have been numerous problem threads regarding this vendor
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Old 12-08-2016, 11:50 AM   #12
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Wow... I was looking at those wheels too. All the crazy discounts and sales, etc made it seem like a good deal, maybe too good. I'm off to HRE FF01, ADVAN, or BBS I guess.

Also, definately call the CC immediately so they refund your money and then have their legal Dep. chase RaceTechForged so you don't have to.
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Old 12-08-2016, 12:28 PM   #13
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Jason,

We issued you a refund on 8-1-16. Heres a copy of the refund that was approved and retuned to your card.

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Old 12-08-2016, 12:35 PM   #14
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I was looking last week but ↓↓↓

https://www.tapatalk.com/topic/844-p...orged-motoring
At least someone actually used them on the track. Every single picture they've posted here have been hard parked cars on the street with street tires on them....maybe 1-2 auto-x pictures.

I believe that was the reservation of most when they started advertising her was they had no real world track testing data to back up their claims.
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Jason,

We issued you a refund on 8-1-16. Heres a copy of the refund that was approved and retuned to your card.

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where is the amount?
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