View Full Version : Circuit City Tries To Install Navigation System, Causes $12 119 Of Damage To Your Car

03-31-2008, 11:01 AM
I hope this poor guy gets his car fixed... I hate seeing Honda cars in pain since I am an avid Honda fan :) I drive both a Civic and an Accord and I cant live without both of them !! But I do think VTECnical's car is totalled now... so sad..

Circuit City caused $12,119 worth of damage to VTECnical's 2007 Honda Civic while trying to install a Pioneer AVIC Z2 navigation system. Honda later declared VTECnical's car a fire hazard and told him it was unsafe to drive. Despite destroying the car's heater ducts, stock wiring harness, and dashboard, Circuit City has refunded only $3,190, and insists that VTECnical speak exclusively to their third-party insurer. Hit the jump for Honda's ****ing condemnation of Circuit City's shoddy workmanship and a video of the damage.

More here (http://consumerist.com/373753/circuit-city-tries-to-install-navigation-system-causes-12119-of-damage-to-your-car)

03-31-2008, 12:01 PM
Wow, that's incredible!!!!!!!!! :lol:

The bill:



03-31-2008, 12:08 PM
OMG I am deeply saddened by this :( UGHH.. do you think CC will reimburse him ? I think not.

03-31-2008, 12:13 PM
I think they had better or a lawsuit is on the way which will include court costs, attorney fees and punitive damages!! :laugh:

03-31-2008, 01:45 PM
That is why I do the work myself.In less it is just something I have no ideal about.
As Max has said they best buy him a new one and write it off.

03-31-2008, 06:47 PM
I, myself am planning on taking some auto mechanics courses this coming summer. Not that I wanna make a career out of it or anything... just wanna know how to fix my own car.. :D

03-31-2008, 08:29 PM
Also it helps when you take your car in for repairs. You will understand better what is the problem! :cool:

04-01-2008, 12:23 AM
Looks like they tried to install a Navigation System but lost their way under the dashboard.