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Old 09-07-2010, 05:22 PM
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Im trying to call hit n miss for hours and just busy ...are their phones down?
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They are just real sloooowwww!!!
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Old 09-07-2010, 06:04 PM
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They are busy up there a lot, keep trying!!!!
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Old 09-07-2010, 07:34 PM
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Default Re: hit n miss interprizes

I have always dealt with Ed @ hit n miss thru Email, he always gets back to me very quick.
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Old 09-07-2010, 08:47 PM
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Default Re: Hit n Miss Enterprises

Mark, at what used to be my shop, has tried calling repeatedly as well to no avail.......

ED.......are you listening?
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There are other sponsors here at the stack like Starbolt. He allways answers the phone and if he tells you that it is instock he will get it to you in less than 5-7 days you dont have to wait three weeks to mabey get it. After being lied to once or twice not answering the phone just adds to it. Matt
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Dad ordered something from him 6 months ago, nothing....
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Old 09-07-2010, 10:52 PM
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We ordered some parts for a headless witte a few months back and it took them a couple weeks, but I have no complaints about Ed's service, he told me it could take up to 3 weeks shipping to Canada.

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Can't say anything but Good things about Ed and his crew. They always answered my phone calls or emails. I don't mind waiting 3 weeks for most parts.Actually the last parts I ordered I explained that I was in a bind and needed them ASAP, they were nice enough to get them out to me in less than one week. I wish people would try to work out their personal diferences with the sponsers on this site instead of running them down.
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Old 09-08-2010, 12:32 AM
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Right on Mark!
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There are other sponsors here at the stack like Starbolt.
The only problem there is that Starbolt doesn't have everything Hit Miss does and vise versa.
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I email Ed with very prompt replies, usually get my stuff in 2 weeks and I'm in Australia!
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Always great service from Ed and the gang. Remember he makes a lot of what he sells and has to have the lead time built in .
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I have always had very prompt replies and service from Ed. Email is how I contact him.
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I've dealt with "Hit N Miss" for at least 15 years & they have allways done well with me. There have been a problem or 2 along the way,but allways ended with COMPLETE satisfaction. Some time's can be hard to get through on the phone,but have to remember they have other customers beside me.{A good thing to as they couldn't keep the doors open on just my $$$} Sometimes can take awhile to get the part,but just glad to be able to get them at all. About 10 days before the 4th of July I called them in need of fuel pump for IHC "M" & told them I really needed it for a show on the 4th & I had it in my maibox in LESS THAN A WEEK!!! {A new top quality cast iron pump} All in all a GREAT place to deal with & if you have a problem let THEM know & they do their best to make you happy.By the way,I have also dealt with Starbolt over the years & they are also top notch, but don't have the wide variety that Ed does.
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Default Re: Hit & Miss Enterprises

i haven't had any major problems with hit n miss. they are pretty slow, but it's not like anybody needs their engine running immediately. we aren't relying on these engines like the old timers did way back. and if you restoration has been years in the making, whats another month?

when i first dig into a project i strip it down, make a shopping list, place my order then start in on it. there's always something that can be done in the meantime.
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Default Re: Hit & Miss Enterprises

I get better service from Ed & crew than the other guy that can`t get the address straight.But anyway its only a hobby no swet. today next week next year, is it all that important, not for me. Keep up the good work Ed and Cheers.
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Default Re: Hit & Miss Enterprises

I surely wasn't complaining about Ed at Hit & Miss.......only asking here if was paying attention.
When you can't get through it's difficult to CALL to make him aware of the problem.......

Ed's reply is there >>>>> http://www.smokstak.com/forum/showthread.php?t=80223 .......
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Default Re: Hit & Miss Enterprises

a lot of these engines hav'nt run in 50+ years so 3 more weeks won't hurt....better than not having anything source for parts at all...........
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Old 09-08-2010, 04:57 PM
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The phone switching circuits out of Cleveland to Orwell have been having problems. The local and Cleveland office's have been notified and are working on the problem.
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