bad service

  1. R

    ************** & Headoffice SHOCKER!!!

    This is after Months without a car, Please is there a Lawyer on this Forum that could take this Further, I'm prepared to go the whole 9 Yards, They have been doing this to many Clients, while I was waiting I spoke to 3 Clients that had exactly the same issue. Please I'm begging for someone to...
  2. G

    Please advise... Telkom cannot find the manhole to install my line :(

    Hey people, I really need some advice or at least hear if anyone had this issue before: I recently moved within the same neighborhood and need to get my ADSL line installed. They were quick to move my line (keeping the same number) but I'm struggling to get them to do the actual line into...
  3. D

    WebAfrica - Please HELP, this is becoming ridiculous !!!

    Re: Ticket Nr. 1594938 I’ve been struggling with this ONE issue for more than a week now! Please assign your tickets to a single person and have them resolve this. Every bloody person in the call centre has responded to this ticket now, each one on its own and each one with totally...
  4. xrapidx

    R21,700 - thats what I paid not to bank with ABSA anymore. (good riddance)

    I "was" with ABSA Private Bank - their service has been so shocking over the years, and due to current markets, I've been unable to get a bond at a another bank for a similiar interest rate. Every single request I sent to ABSA Private Bank they stuffed up, even the most simple of requests...
  5. O

    Ueseless Cell C doing their best to piss off new clients

    So I decided to switch to cell c on the back of their new promotional offer. I went to PEP and bought a sim. Took my ID and proof of residence and did the whole Rica thing. Bought R150 airtime and replaced the sim in my phone. Sim Card Registration failure - That's the message it displays...
  6. F

    MTN - Possible breach of contract, what are my options???

    Hi, I have a contract with MTN that is about 14 months old. For the first 6 months i used the included 75mb data bundle i got free with my contract but thereafter I got a 8ta sim and used it as it is a lot cheaper than MTN. Every month i get "packet switched data calls" on my invoice...
  7. M

    OpenWeb ADSL Feedback Thread

    Hey Friends, Please post your feedback into this thread regarding the OpenWeb ADSL products :)
  8. B

    Bad speeds in Port Elizabeth

    For the last 2 weeks we cannot use 8ta in my office. We are 2 people in the same office using 8ta and our speed is the same. CR@P. down. 1.06 up 0.03 96 ping. Been like this for 2 weeks. My speed test at home is great. so no problem with my modem or laptop. My friend phoned last week...
  9. T

    Discovery Health - Who had problems?

    So we where on the Executive Plan for the last three years until I cancelled last month and went onto Classic Core Hospital Plan only. Murphy's LAW - My wife was rushed to hospital with repeated Migraines for the last ten days and a previous ITP patient. So her Doc for the last 8 years...
  10. L


    I'm telling my story here as Kyocera will be causing the downfall of my business. I wanted everyone to know what pirates they are and to do their utmost to avoid doing any business with them. Harsh words, i know. But read below and judge for yourselves if my rage, frustration and despair...
  11. S Offers 99.9% downtime Hosting- I have Prove

    If you are planning for hosting with do your home work first. They have bad ever service I experience in my life time. My blog went Down for 7 days after I transferred it to
  12. D

    Worst service ever

    Yeah talking about Mayfair gearbox in Jhb. Everyone that reads this just do yourselves a favour and stay away from this piece of ****-crap company!
  13. L


    I've submitted the same at as well as The reason i'm doing it here as well is: 1) Everyone should know about this. 2) Hellopeter has a limit on the amount of letters used and I couldn't post the whole thing. 3) getclosure said MTN might contact me...
  14. MalicE

    ISP "support" - just because they said so, doesn't make it true...

    I joined Afrihost to fulfill my hosting needs as we started our company late last year. It was just basic hosting, that R9 p/m deal, no site, goe our 2 free domains, and I was as happy as a pup with two tails. Then we wanted to upgrade.... we needed a windows server with a MS SQL database, asp...
  15. Rouxenator

    Bid Or Buy Live support Sux! (a personal rant)

    So for the third time I have some fake buyer or a scammer buying the same item from me. Last time I wrote a snotty email and they responded saying they reversed the success fee (1 day after they blacklisted the buyer). So today I go onto live support and ask that they do it again. This is a...
  16. glopher

    Crossed lines on Vodacom

    This is becoming a serious irritation now. Is anyone experiencing something similar to this? Here’s what’s happening: Sometime in August, while on a call to my girlfriend, I was suddenly connected to another person. We spoke briefly, even laughed about how ridiculous Vodacom is, and then hung...
  17. K

    My Experience with the Worst Cellphone operator in South Africa [RESOLVED]

    In my experience with CellC I have learned that CellC is all talk, they promise you everything and then falter on the delivery. My experience with CellC began in January 2011 when after hearing about the seemingly incredible CellC internet deal I went to enquire about it at Rustenburg CellC...
  18. H

    Cape Handyman - Bad Service, rude emails and phone call.

    I've recently been looking for a company to do some repairs to my home. As usual we phone around to get a few quotes, and came across an ad for Cape Handyman ( They visited our property and gave us a quote for the work. So far all sounds pretty normal. With any job we...
  19. M

    kulula == useless

    How useless can you be? I have been trying to book flights at Kulula for a few hours this morning with out sucess! Their website times out so you have to restart the process. Trying to phone them is even more hopeless. If you are lucky enough to get through, you are being told: "All our...
  20. F

    Consumer Protection Act - HOWTO?

    Hi, If I need to take an issue further WRT bad service and using the CPA to my benefit, can anyone advise where I can start? I have had a disastrous episode with a company building my wall and want to take action against them. I have an incomplete job and need my money back for the incomplete...