View original topic: Al Shelton - [email protected]
miniman82 Sat May 01, 2010 10:00 am

Anybody had experience with this seller? I see he has been on TS for a long time, but never any feedback. He contacted me about one of my own ads via email, and provided detailed pictures of the items he had. I decided to buy a few turbo parts from him after a phone conversation, since the vibe was good. I'll let you all know how my transaction with him goes after I receive the parts, but he seems like a good dude.

miniman82 Fri May 07, 2010 4:55 am

Update: everything arrived as promised, shipped via UPS. I would definitely do business with Al again, great seller! 8)

jfats808 Sat Jun 05, 2010 9:35 pm

Picked up a set of stroker 94 mahle pistons back in 2009. Was in great shape and as advertised. And just recently picked up a set of ida stacks in great shape and as advertised. Nicely packed especially for p/c's.

mark tucker Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:52 am

paid for cam about 3 weeks ago,now trying to contact to try to get money back,no cam, no contact, wasent in a big hurry but this is not right. I hope there is a good reason.I am very understanding but an email would of been I just need to get refund,for something that was paid for and not sent. tryed about a week ago to contact no answer.

mark tucker Tue Feb 01, 2011 11:36 am

got refund at least he was getting his email and refunded I can now order my hydro roller.

Mavelotta Mon May 16, 2011 9:32 pm

I purchased 4 German EFI plenum's from AL. The packing was very bad. 2 of the oil filler necks cam broken and one of the alternator straps was missing all together.

He would not respond to any emails after the sale.

The cost after the sale was another $100 to replace the broken and missing parts.

Buyers beware.

burnt63 Wed Jul 04, 2012 7:24 am

al, if you are reading this please respond to the message i sent you regarding our transaction.

burnt63 Sat Jul 21, 2012 4:01 am

i'm trying to get our transaction complete. please respond to the emails that i have sent.

burnt63 Wed Aug 15, 2012 1:36 pm

i recently completed a transaction with al. the transaction took a little longer than i wanted but after everything was said and done, i am pleased with the machine work that i received from al.

physast Sat Feb 01, 2014 7:39 pm

Purchased a part from Al, no problems. Quick shipment great communication. Thank you.

fubar1425 Mon Dec 29, 2014 8:20 pm

I bought a new EMPI case from Al and it was exactly what he said it was!! Great contact would definitely buy from again!!!! Thx Al

jack1448 Mon Jan 26, 2015 12:54 pm

Bought an item from Al, shipping was prompt and item was even nicer than in the pictures. Very pleased.

LionelMendoza Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:14 pm

I've never done business with this guy and he's trying to run a scam. Here's an email I received from him and he has an account on this site.
His email [email protected]

Joe Bence Wed Oct 28, 2015 3:13 pm

Very possible an most likely that is not him sending that out but a hacker/scammer that has hacked his Email account, pretty common scam.

EverettB Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:10 pm

Joe Bence wrote: Very possible an most likely that is not him sending that out but a hacker/scammer that has hacked his Email account, pretty common scam.

Yes, this.

I have seen this same type of email a bunch of times recently so it must be going around.

BulliBill Wed Nov 04, 2015 9:27 am

Al's a good guy, and that message was/is a virus going around. I got the exact same message (other than name changes) from a different VW guy who was hit with the virus, so it is NOT Al who is sending it. Al wouldn't ask you for anything, even a glass of water, even if his feet were on fire. Al is good people, I've known him personally through our VW hobby for going on 30 years now.


[email protected] Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:09 pm

I just got a couple of IRS trans HD sidecovers from Al. Great communication, fast shipping, great parts! Thanks! Geoff

northcoast Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:31 pm

Great transaction, part looks great. Thsnks!

NoBudgetVWGarage Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:15 pm

Got my cylinders today. As advertised and quick shipping.

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