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Would this be petty??

I notice several requests a week from people wanting oasis reports on there trucks. My personal opinion is that they should not be handed out unless they are a supporting member of the org. It seems to me that most of them sign up just for this benefit. I think it is a great tool to use to help support this great site and knowledge base. It is a small price to pay to insure there are funds available to insure the longevity of powerstroke.org I am not able to provide oasis reports so this really is no skin off my back. And those that do provide that service are well within there right. I was just wondering what you all think and if that is being to petty?


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I notice several requests a week from people wanting oasis reports on there trucks. My personal opinion is that they should not be handed out unless they are a supporting member of the org. It seems to me that most of them sign up just for this benefit. I think it is a great tool to use to help support this great site and knowledge base. It is a small price to pay to insure there are funds available to insure the longevity of powerstroke.org I am not able to provide oasis reports so this really is no skin off my back. And those that do provide that service are well within there right. I was just wondering what you all think and if that is being to petty?
Yeah its kinda petty. It's the catalyst to becoming a member and poster. Gotta start somewhere. I remember it was one of the first things I asked about on thedieselstop. They wont become members/posters if they dont buy the truck. And some dealers are just a hassle if you arent spending any money there, they dont all care to help you out. Oasis providers here care to help out for free.

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The oasis section is in the premium members forum

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There is an oasis report section in the premium member forum which gets answered more promptly and regularly than the general forums.

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I remember that now from when I found it nice to be a "premium member" but the fact is the competitor diesel sites all provide them for free as do dealers, yet they dealers aren't as helpful.

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Yea i debated about even askin the question cause i didnt want to come across as an
A-hole but just thought it would be a good way to support the org. and your right it might cost us a few memberships too.


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Well, pitch my nickel.....I am new to this forum, although belong to many others. Admittedly I joined to learn more about the different years diesels to determine which I should buy. I have a friend that works in parts at a dealer, that poor SOB must have ran 20 VINs and auto checks for me before I pulled the trigger.

This said, I would hope people would help me on a forum if I didn't have that resource. In turn, I am now on here everyday reading and learning. Hopefully at some point I can assist others like you all have done for me.

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