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Reason for Rating
BBB rating is based on 16 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.
Factors that raised the rating for Ken's Muffler Shop Inc 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
|Customer Experience||Total Customer Reviews|
|Total Customer Reviews||0|
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding
or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain
any requirements are currently being met.
These agencies may include:
Occupational/Industry License Database Colorado
1560 Broadway Ste 1350, Denver CO 80202
Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. Scott Melbye, President
Auto Repair & Service Brake Shops Muffler and Exhaust System Suppliers RV Repair Shops Tire Dealers Auto Diagnostic Service
Alternate Business NamesKen's Muffler & Brake
Industry TipsAuto Repair & Service
1219 N College Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80524 (970) 484-7949 (970) 484-6001 Directions
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Complaint Trends - Last 3 Years
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.
|Customer Review Experience||Value|
|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: After having the starter replaced on my Saturn and picking it up from Ken's, my car broke down the very next day. I had to call an after hours service to come and take a look, and hopefully get my car running again. After taking a look, the repair man told me my battery terminals were so heavily corroded that their was not enough power getting to my starter, he was curious as to whether this was the problem from the get go, and assumes that Ken's replaced my started because they could, not because it actually needed to be replaced. Furthermore, Ken's should have cleaned the corrosion off my battery terminals while they were working on the engine as part of the process is disconnecting the battery before beginning the work. After speaking with them, they made no effort to correct the situation, and offered no apology. I feel used and humiliated for letting a business pull a fast one on me.
Desired Settlement: I would have liked at least some of my money refunded. I paid for a service to be completed, and they did not follow through on their end of the transaction.
When Ms. ****** visited with us concerning her situation our service writer apologized for her inconvenience and asked us to talk to her regarding what we are able to do for her. After listening to her compliant we told her we would like to take care of her as best we could. She was asking us to issue her a check in the amount of $200. We asked her for her receipt for the amounts she paid to the after hours service provider that helped her. She informed us that not only did she not have a receipt but also could not remember the name of the shop that helped her out. At that point we asked her if she paid for it with a credit card and she responded yes. We then explained to her how to go online with her credit card company and get the information on the shop that the charge was made to. We asked her to please come back when she had the information so we could help her out. We have not heard from her since.
BBB's Final Determination: Business offered a resolution. Consumer did not pursue further with BBB and the matter was assumed to be resolved