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Reason for Rating
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Factors that raised the rating for Elk Grove Shell include:
- Length of time business has been operating.
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business.
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.
- BBB has sufficient background information on this business.
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||1|
|Total Closed Complaints||1|
Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews
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|Total Customer Reviews||0|
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding
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CA Bureau of Auto Repair- BAR
10949 North Mather Blvd, Rancho Cordova CA 95670
Phone Number: (800) 952-5210
The number is 144912.
Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. Dale Miles, Owner Mr. Mark Hansen, Manager Mr. Pablo Serrano, Accounting Manager
Service Stations - Gasoline & Oil Auto Repair & Service
Products & Services
This company offers propane, gas, smog, and auto repair services.
Industry TipsAuto Repair - Road Signs of Good Business
8901 Elk Grove Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95624 Directions
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|Positive Review||5 points per review|
|Neutral Review||3 points per review|
|Negative Review||1 point per review|
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Problems with Product/Service
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Complaint: On 05/13/2013 Elk Grove Shell replaced my ecm, computer in my 2003 Chrysler Town & Country Mini-van, and ****, the manager of Elk Grove Shell, told me he had good news, the ecm does not need to be flashed. Now the computer, ecm, which is still under warranty, needs to be flashed. **** stated that flashing the ecm is not covered under the warranty. I paid $1052.00 in 05/31/2013 for the new computer and repairs. I am now being told by **** that I must take my van to the Chrysler Dealership and have and pay for my ecm to be flashed at the dealership which will cost me an additional $135.00. I do not believe that I should be responsible for paying for the flashing or programming of the ecm that **** at Elk Grove Shell installed and guaranteed would be in proper working order, and the ecm installed by Shell in May of 2013 was re-manufactured, I was not informed that the computer that I was paying over $1000.00 for was re-manufactured. and I was told that it DID NOT NEED to be flashed.Elk Grove Shell's BAR#144912 EPA#CAL921282934
Desired Settlement: I just want Elk Grove Shell to complete the job that they started back in May 2013 and flash the ecm computer. They can either take my van themselves to the Chrysler Dealership or pay the Chrysler Dealership service station and I will take it in myself, I just do not feel I should be liable for the additional fees for having the ecm flashed as it should have been done almost 9 months ago.
Elk Grove Shell has resolved the problem regarding the customers minivan by paying to have the ECM flashed at the dealer.