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Old 01-18-2013, 08:18 PM
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Originally Posted by MMME30W View Post
I'm not sure exactly who 'we' is .
To explain, on a forum, the 'we' is whomever it was that participated in the thread. In any one thread, it's usually only about a dozen or so people - so - by its very nature, it's a select audience.

However, usually for these threads, there are hundreds of visitors (sometimes hundreds of thousands), so, if the 'we' in the thread were dead wrong, usually someone would be there to refute it in time.

BTW, IIRC, the parts I got from Max at Oembimmerparts have the logo scratched off. I don't think Max is selling us bad parts ... he's just not an authorized dealer or whatever the legal term is.

Of course, I don't disagree that counterfit parts might be out there, especially on ebay and those types of places. Maybe a supplier can chime in?
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