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Plumber sues dealership for $1 million after truck ends up with terrorists

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  1. tinman

    tinman Contributing Member
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    Plumber sues dealership for $1 million after truck ends up with terrorists
    http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/14/us/terror-truck-lawsuit/index.html

     
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    Well, shoulda removed them before selling.
     
  3. Mr. Brightside

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    No such thing as bad publicity. Plumber should have ran with the idea and made a million bucks instead of consulting with the bottom dwellers in law.
     
  4. HR Dept

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    In a strange way, I feel the dealership should have to pay.

    But I also haven't had any coffee yet. So I could be wrong.
     
  5. Amiga

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    Jump to conclusions so easily. He must support terrorism because...
     
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    Show me the carfax
     
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    Now I know who to call if my pipe breaks this winter.
     
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    The article actually states that the dealership told him NOT to remove it because it could scratch the paint. Something about they had tools that would take it off clean and they would do it.

    But yeah, maybe he should have taken them off anyway.
     
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    But he wanted that extra $$$$$
    He takes them off .. i bet the car shop will take x amount of dollars off the offer

    Rocket River
     
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    Rule#: 5,325,178: Next time I sell a car, explicitly ask if they are going to resell it to terrorists.
     
  11. Rodman23

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    i think i almost bought that same truck lol. the salesman at the dealership was telling me something about how the truck bed was so spacious it could easily fit about 72 virgins.
     
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  12. tinman

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    Wow, this must be the jv team cause varsity uses toyota tundras
     
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    He's being pretty reasonable with the dollar amount if you ask me. This is a case that is absolutely begging for a jury.
     
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    Patiently awaiting to see if my old Impala shows up on twitter with a turret popping out of the trunk.
     
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    Chances are good that the vehicle was sold through an auto auction by the Ford dealer. Auctions are actually required to remove any decals prior to selling any vehicle. The dealer will likely just pass the buck and blame the auction that sold it for them.

    If they were going to sell the vehicle off their lot, then the dealer would be liable to remove the decals.
     
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    If the dealership told him they would remove the decals, then I think he has a case.
     
  17. studogg

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    so no one is concerned that terrorists are buying trucks from car auctions in dallas?????

    I suspect Richard Rawlings.
     
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  18. cheke64

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    Plumber is supplying terrorist. He should be hold accountable
     
  19. Sadat X

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    Dont worry about the decals they said....

    It will be fine they said.......

    [​IMG]
     
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    Trunks keep poppin, tops keep droppin down in Al-Hasakah
     

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