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Old Fashion Customer Service

Good Morning Ryan,
My name is Stephen Humphrey, and I have been a customer of Blacks ever since you hired Chris Gaskins. I am old-fashioned in the fact that I like to look people in the eye and shake there hand before I trust them and spend my money. I do not have to look Blacks tire in the eye any longer, I know they will take care of me and my family. Just after thanksgiving my daughter was in Wilmington and her car blew a head gasket, after talking with Chris I knew it would not be a good idea to try to drive it back to New Bern, so Chris called around wilmington to see which store was still open and directed us to that store. When my daughter pulled in they were expecting her and took care of her. The next working day a young man named Jason called me to let me know for sure what was wrong, when it would be ready and how much it would cost. It ready on time and the charge did not change, and the work was done very well.
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Oil Change Service in Raleigh North Carolina

Schedule an Oil Change Today!

by: Willie Whitewall

Every car owner should know the importance of always maintaining and servicing their vehicle. Servicing your vehicle regularly will ensure that your car stays in proper working order. The main service you should always have done regularly is getting your oil change. Getting your oil change is crucial to your vehicles performance. It's important because the oil is what makes all of your cylinders and engine components run smoothly. By getting your oil changed regularly will not only improve the life of your vehicle but also maximize the horsepower of your engine.


The recommended time you should get your oil changed depends on your vehicles m ...

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Cheers and Jeers: Fayetteville Observer

Published: 06:47 AM, Mon Jan 09, 2012
Cheers & Jeers for Monday, Jan. 9 
Cheers to the staff of Black's Tire Service on Owen Drive. My power steering went out, and I took my car to them. They looked it up and found that there was a recall on my car because of the power steering. They saved me a lot of money. Thanks, guys; you were great!
- Diane Leverette-Jones, Fayetteville 
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Reutimann to pilot RBR Enterprises No. 92

Team to run limited NASCAR Camping World Truck schedule in 2012; could expand entries if more sponsorship is secured.

CERRO GORDO, N.C. (January 8, 2012) –The Ricky Benton Racing (RBR) Enterprises No. 92 Chevrolet Silverado will have a new man behind the wheel in 2012. Two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup race winner David Reutimann will pilot the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) in 13-15 of the 22 races.

The team’s schedule could expand if more sponsorship is secured.

“The truck series is where I got my start,” Reutimann. “It’s a very competitive series and I am thrilled to have this opportunity to run some races with a good team that is in the process of building.

“There is definitely the potential to run well (at RBR Enterprises). I wouldn’t have accepted this opportunity if I didn’t believe that. It’s going to be a challenge, b ...

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Reutimann Joins Truck Series with RBR

The '04 ROY will run up to 15 races that are companion events with Cup schedule 

David Reutimann, the 2004 Truck Series rookie of the year, plans to return to the series in 2012, agreeing this week to run up to 15 races in the No. 92 Chevrolet for Ricky Benton Racing, mainly companion events associated with his part-time Cup schedule with Tommy Baldwin Racing.

Team spokesman Rick Benton said Saturday that talks began in earnest after the team hired crew chief Jason Overstreet in early December.

"We heard about [Reutimann's] situation after being released from Michael Waltrip Racing," Benton said. "Our crew chief, Jason Overstreet, had worked with David several times back early on. So they've got a relationship there, so we just kind of thought it might be a good possibility to put that deal t ...

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