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Got laid off... need a job.

well, I got 'let go' at the dealer tuesday and I was wondering if anyone has any hookup for a Ford Diesel tech near Dallas.. I have tried, Grand Prairie, Bankston of Grapevine and I left Park Cities.. Anyways, looking for something, doesnt have to be a dealership just Ford is what I have done.
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sorry can't help. here's a bump...

Have you tried calling your old instructor? I've had to do that before.

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Good luck bud. BUMP.

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Contact 5 star ford in North Richland Hills. I got offered a job last spring. But, I'm not goign back to turning a wrench unless I have to...

I also don't know if they still have the opening.

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Start youre own shop. Or find a diesel performance shop. I always thought doing something fun like modding all day would be rewarding. That is why i never got into the field Although have 2 years of schooling. I thought I would not like my own stuff as well if did it all day. Sorry to hear but it may be a blessing.

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I know Don Davis Ford has a Truck Shop, they are on 360 so its almost Grand Prairie

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Have you tried Westway Ford, Irving on 183?

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My uncle is a salesman at a Ford dealer around Plano. Not sure which one but PM me if you want me to find out more info. I am horrible about following up on the threads I post under so PMs are better.


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