Showing posts from September, 2009

Don't take Sahara of Sahara Packer

I learnt it hard way.

I had to get my Alto from Faridabad to Bangalore. Agarwal packers asked for 12k. Sahara packers quote 9k, & I can pay at the time of delivery. Amazing deal I thought, & that's where it was wrong.

I called them couple of days later to pick the car. The 9k figure became 9.5k, but 500/- wasn't much to be worried about against paying 12k to Agarwal. However, while picking the car & giving the final bill, it was 10,900/- with tax etc. The real ordeal, though, is yet to start.

My car started from Faridabad on August 14, 2009 & should be in Bangalore on August 20, 2009 (Sahara promised delivery in 6 days). Calling them on August 21 reveals that car didn't start from Faridabad until August 17, 2009. I was surprised & dejected. Bangalore Autos ain't quite an enjoyable travel. I need my car. My countless calls thereafter of no use as its reported delayed on one pretext or the other.

Finally my car's delivery reported on around August 2…