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"Interesting experience shipping an old dump truck."

shipping from Charleston, West Virginia Parrottsville, Tennessee for $575.00

5/9/2010
$575.00
Charleston, West Virginia
Parrottsville, Tennessee
278 mi.

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Bought the truck sight unseen, on sellers information only. This is not the best option. With regulations, insurances, and paperwork it looked like it was better left to a shipping company. Used the Uship program for the first time. Received bids outside my limit for some reason. Did like the automated calls to inform me of bids recieved. Mark contacted me to see if the truck would make it on it's own. I checked with owner, and we sealed the deal. We had payment problems he insists on moneygram or direct bank to bank transfers and all money up front. Those options seemed risky and were expensive. I was finally able to convince Mark to except Pay-pal. After some more delays we did indeed receive delivery, but the 4.5 hour trip,( that started at midnight) took an extra 3 hours on account of " repairs"mentioned above. Mark asked and received an additional $300 for that situation. So the cost was much higher than expected. Probably won't us the service again, not what I expected. Thank-you, Ben Miller

- Ben M.