Anyway they honored their warranty and installed a new one at no cost. They reset the two year warranty period and they didn't hesitate to cut us a check for the tow fee!
This is how it should be and this is why we used this shop in the first place. The SCQueen handled the negotiations and they never tried to bamboozle her.
So our only "cost" was loss of use of the vehicle for the weekend + 1/2 Monday*. Unfortnately the SCSon had to be at his $PARTTIMEJOB at 0600 two of those days. Fortunately for me, the SCQueen is a morning person. Have I mentioned I chose wisely? ;-)
Desert Car Care95 North Dobson RoadGood People! I have a deeply rooted distrust of mechanics after finding a screwdriver left inside the timing chain housing of my engine, left behind by a mechanic). They have treated the SCQuen well every time we've been there.
Chandler, AZ 85224
* I would not have been surprised if they would have covered a rental as well. But we didn't push the issue. They have offered a rental in the past.