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Last updated: 06/22/99
dean@vdubn.com

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Rating VW Mail-Order Companies
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Who is reputable in the mail order community?
    
I have dealt with quite a few places in my VW parts ordering history, look at the following table to see what mine and other peoples opinions are.  If you have opinions regarding mail order places, send me an email with your comments and I'll do my best to add it to the list.

Click the Legend button to see how the companies are rated

Company Parts Purchased Rating Recommendations, Comments
GEX International Engine rebuild kit Shipping: 4
Prices: 4
Customer Service: 2
Return Policy:
I would never order from these guys again. (Dean Bolton)
KYMCO Motorsport Pushrod Length tool Shipped on time: 5
Prices: 2
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Prices were a little high, nice people to work with. (Dean Bolton)
CB Performance Super Case, 044 heads, 1.25 rockers, 5.6 inch chromoly rods Shipped on time: 4
Prices: 4
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Nice People, nice parts/machining quality, excellent customer service! (Dean Bolton)
Rocky Mountain Motor Works Body panels, catalog Shipped on time: 5
Prices: 2
Customer Service: 5
Return Policy: ?
The best customer service I have seen  in the VW industry, prices are pretty high (Dean Bolton)
Trans Form Bus transmission overhaul Shipped on time: 3
Prices: 3
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Good Customer service, prices a little high (Dean Bolton)
Bernie Bergmann Counterweighted Crankshaft Shipped on time: 2
Prices: 4
Customer Service: 3
Return Policy: ?
Poor machine work quality (Dean Bolton)
RIMCO Cylinder spacers for stroker engine Shipped on time: 4
Prices: 3
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Excellent machine work/quality (Dean Bolton)
Scat Stroker Engine Kit Shipped on time: 5
Prices: 5
Customer Service: 5
Return Policy: 5
Excellent customer service, parts quality was excellent, prices are a little above others, but well worth it (Jeff Hamilton)
Gene Berg Enterprises Oil hoses, oil pump, advice Shipped on time: 4
Prices: 1
Customer Service: 1
Return Policy: ?
I have never had such poor customber service anywhere.  I would never buy anything from him again (Dean Bolton)
Engine parts, etc. Shipped on time: ?
Prices: 2
Customer Service: 5
Return Policy: ?
Prices were high, but worth it, customer service was excellent (Anonymous)
So. Cal Imports Shipped on time: ?
Prices: ?
Customer Service: ?
Return Policy: ?
Mark Stephens HP Shipped on time: ?
Prices: ?
Customer Service: ?
Return Policy: ?
Latest Rage Shipped on time: ?
Prices: ?
Customer Service: ?
Return Policy: ?
West Coast Metrics (WCM) T3 Door Rubber, misc. other rubber parts Shipped on time: 4
Prices: 4
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Excellent customer service, good parts quality, good prices for most things (Dean Bolton)
Sewfine Interior Products Leather reupholsted Notchback interior Shipped on time: 3
Prices: 3
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Good customer service and excellent quality of work.  Prices a little high, but probably worth the quality (Dean Bolton)
JB's Heater Service Bus Gas Heater Shipped on time: 2
Prices: 3
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Good customer service, high prices.  The gas heater didn't work when I got it back. (Dean Bolton)
Barrett Enterprises Pistons & Cylinders, Counterweighted Stroker Crankshaft Shipped on time: 4
Prices: 4
Customer Service: 4
Return Policy: ?
Prices OK, good customer service, machining quality - decent, parts quality - average (Dean Bolton)