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Poll: Upset by 'test drive' through Burger King drive through?

Discussion in 'Model X' started by Not Me, Apr 21, 2016.

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Would you be upset if the Service group 'test drove' your car to the local Burger King?

  1. Yes

    80 vote(s)
    56.7%
  2. No

    61 vote(s)
    43.3%
  1. Not Me

    Not Me Member

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    I recently had my car serviced and I periodically checked the status in the app.

    I noticed that the car was driving into a business not too far from the Service Center; curious to what it could be, I loaded up Maps and found out that it was the drive though at the local Burger King,

    Would you be upset by this?
     
  2. AEdennis

    AEdennis Active Member

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    Only if they didn't grab me a Double Whopper without cheese.
     
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  3. ModelXBoy

    ModelXBoy No More Door Captain of TMC! Oh Yeah Baby!

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    Definitely no. I am already pissed that the car is in repair and now more pissed before people are driving the car without my permission to areas that are not related to car fixes. I would mind. But it's just me though.
     
  4. Boourns

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    I suppose if they needed to drive it to test something I wouldn't care, so long as they didn't spill anything or make it smell like fast food.

    But if they just took it to pick up lunch that's not cool.
     
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  5. Johan

    Johan Took a TSLA bear test. Came back negative.

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    I wouldn't be. If they serviced something and needed to take the car for a drive to check the work what's the harm in buying lunch while you're out? It's not like they ate in the car, is it?
     
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  6. ModelXBoy

    ModelXBoy No More Door Captain of TMC! Oh Yeah Baby!

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    Plus Burger King is bad for you. Not letting them drive to Burger King saves their heart. So definitely no!

    Lol!
     
  7. X Fan

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    Regardless whether test vs lunch it’s bad optics....so, not cool with it....
     
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  8. SW2Fiddler

    SW2Fiddler Bannd Member

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    Amusing typo in this thread's title. :rolleyes:
     
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  9. Drivin

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    No, I am not upset that they drove your car to Burger King.
     
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  10. ModelXBoy

    ModelXBoy No More Door Captain of TMC! Oh Yeah Baby!

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    lol!
     
  11. GoTslaGo

    GoTslaGo Learning Member

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    #11 GoTslaGo, Apr 21, 2016
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    If it was buger King, yes I'd be upset. Burger, maybe not.

    But were you answering your own question with your own name... "Not Me"?

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    Forgot! Welcome to TMC!
     
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  12. ModelXBoy

    ModelXBoy No More Door Captain of TMC! Oh Yeah Baby!

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    Put this way. If they drove your car to Burger King, you might be nice enough to to let it go, hey everyone got eat right? But what if your tire hit the curb or your paint got scratched while doing that? Do you get mad or do you think this incident can be avoided so your car will be fixed and back to you asap. Now you have to wait additinal days to fixed the scraping issues. The bottom line is don't give people chance to make mistake. Put your cash filled wallet exposed in a public neighborhood full of rich and educated people. Most likely your wallet will be gone also. So don't even attempt.
     
  13. McRat

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    Here's the reason I would not be angry. Test driving is a critical step to verify the status of the car. It is often skipped if they are in a hurry. At least that way you know it really was driven, and you have proof of it. Now, if I tracked to the drag strip it would be different.

    Example, I took a car in for an emissions light. I picked it up and the light was out. The light came back on, on the way home. So I plugged in my OBDII tool into it, and found all they did was reset the ECM, but did not drive it after that. So we had to bring it back. If they would have just driven it, it would have saved me the second trip.
     
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  14. BluestarE3

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    In-n-Out might be okay... but only if they left out the onions.
     
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  15. McRat

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    BTW - The title has a spelling error. Bugger has 2 g's in it. ;)
     
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  16. JPP

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    ...extra toast. And fries well done.
     
  17. bhzmark

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    They should have at least gone to chipotle.
     
  18. McRat

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    Is salmonella covered under warranty?
     
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  19. ModelXBoy

    ModelXBoy No More Door Captain of TMC! Oh Yeah Baby!

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    No not there. I am afraid of stomach virus. Don't go there please!!! I get sick last time I ate there.
     
  20. madodel

    madodel X at the end of a rainbow

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    Hey I occasionally eat veggie burgers at BK. But I would only have a problem if they ate in the car. Not Me should tell the Service Center manager he is unhappy with finding this out. Don't they realize they can be tracked?

    You might find this tip helpful:

    (Page 41 of the Model X Manual)
    1. Note: You can also use voice commands to provide feedback to Tesla. Say "Note", "Report", "Bug note", or "Bug report" followed by your brief comments. Model X takes a snapshot of its systems, including screen captures of the touchscreen and instrument panel. Tesla periodically reviews these notes and uses them to continue improving Model X.
     

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