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Old 08-29-2014, 04:20 AM   #1
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Need Base Plates Installed Mesa, AZ

I am in the Mesa, AZ area. I have a new Grand Cherokee and I need to get a Blue Ox base plate and accessories installed. I was quoted over 4000 installed with parts and labor(Base Plate, Tow Bar, Braking system and so on). I calculated I can get all parts online for under 2000 so they are charging over 2000 in labor cost. Seems high I just want to get a second or third quote.

Does anyone have any recommendation on places I could get a quote from.


PS. My first and only quote so far has been by La Mesa RV.

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Old 08-29-2014, 06:44 AM   #2
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Try calling Quality Bumper, they have multiple locations in the Phoenix area. It's been a while, but I think they did the Wrangler that we bought in Scottsdale back in '09.

My regular installer (three different vehicles) is in Austin, TX if you're heading that way.

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Old 08-29-2014, 02:40 PM   #3
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had my car set up at cliffs welding in mesa great job good price talk to cliff
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Old 08-29-2014, 06:11 PM   #4
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Another vote for Cliff's Welding in Mesa. Had a blue ox and Air Force 1 installed on 2014 Grand Cherokee Summit in May. Very satisfied.
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I've never heard of him but I like his name

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Another vote for Cliff's Welding in Mesa good guys I had a gas tank put in by them.
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Another vote for Cliffs Welding. They did my setup for a Jeep and Cadillac.
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I have never used Cliffs Welding for a install. But like to stop there to see if they have anything I may need for towing. Shelves full of towing parts and gadgets.
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Old 08-31-2014, 06:50 PM   #9
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Thanks for the recommendations. I will call Cliff's on Tuesday.

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