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  1. People
    I began my driving career on Uber Black when that's all that existed in DFW (2013-14). I drove a 2011 black suburban back then, and tried to build a following of clients and figure out how the business really worked. I must have done a good job because now I have two 2019 Suburban, a GMC Yukon...
  2. Advice
    Stopped driving for a while and thinking about starting again as I lost my job. I live right on the Arlington / Fort Worth like. Any suggestions of the best places/hours to drive
  3. Dallas
    Hey guys. New driver here. Question. How reliable is the downtown dallas surge area for UE? I had been making good money around Knox Henderson area past few days. BUT tonight I sat on McKinney for 90 minutes with zero pings around 630pm. Prime dinner hours. I prefer to sit still to save...
  4. Dallas
    So I've been driving for Eats only since about September (2018). Through December, I was getting pretty good Boosts and Quests, but now it's horrible. I've heard that maybe new drivers get better stuff, so I'm curious if January is just a dead time and it will pick back up again, or if I...
  5. Dallas
    In case you aren't aware, the federal govt is in a partial shutdown & the employees aren't getting paychecks. It's been going on the last 13 days so far. Now, TSA workers @ DFW are calling in sick{up ALMOST 300%} & ANTING to pay their bills.
  6. Dallas
    Yesterday, in the waiting lot on the north side by the humongous American flag, there was a DFW police officer moving people along from parking along the white fence. He was also scanning DFW permits. I know this is a fire lane, but lots of people park here. Can you get a ticket for this...
  7. Dallas
    Its currently surging in the DFW area, but when I switch to Uber Eats only the surge completely disappears, only to reappear when I reselect Uber X. Is this a new thing? I got an uber eats surge just last week. I also switched it to both, got an eats ping in the middle of the surge area but of...
  8. Dallas
    Evening! Just signed up and I have no clue what I’m doing. Suggestions? Just looking to work late evenings a few nights a week. Thanks! SJ
  9. Dallas
    so I'm new here and noticed it takes on average about 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 hrs to get a pickup at the airport for uber x.... Anything passed 2 hrs is automatic $9. I'm from Houston and truly hate dfw bc of the toll surrounding it. I had a few good times where i instantly received pickups after a drop...
  10. Dallas
    Just started Saturday night 1/21, wanted to see if this was a normal or "unique"..... 1st fare - two drunk guys no issue - small tip 2nd fare - drunk woman - get to her house, she can't find keys, I help her look for them in her purse, she has garage door opener, we go through garage and then...
  11. Houston
    Hey y'all just moved from dfw uber been a year since I drove too. I'm a little nervous FEEL 100 TIMES THE SIZE AS DDALLAS anyway. I always did weekend bar runs and collage night in fort worth loved it great surge any pointers in Houston Ty
  12. Dallas
    Hi, I'm needing to get a DFW Decal from the Ground Transportation Office. I'm doing the application and don't know what to put as my Unit#. Any advice from the people that have gone through this?
  13. Dallas
    Good morning all, I drive in Denton on the weekends, and have managed to make some decent tips at times. I do not compel nor mention tipping to my pax, but there have been some generous folks who have enjoyed my personality or conversation, and compensate me for an enjoyable ride. I'm curious to...
  14. Dallas
    I'm sure this had to have been covered before but I couldn't find a thread for it, so... Anything less than 8 minutes spent on the airport warrants a $4.00 toll. Anything between 8 and 30 minutes results in a $2.00 toll. 30 minutes to two hours is still only a $3.00 toll. What is the...
  15. Dallas
    You add a base rate of $1 and lower the mileage and per minute. Now, let me sit down with these math geniuses and let me explain to them how basic math works.
  16. Dallas
    There are many parents in the DFW area looking for patient, kind drivers for adults with developmental disabilities. These adults have places they need to go to. They need to arrive at these places as quickly as possible and on time. They need to be picked up on time so they don't stand...
  17. Dallas
    Most pax prefer to be dropped off upstairs at DFW ('Arrivals')...the DFW rules per Lyft say to drop off in Departures level. What do you do? Has dropping off upstairs been an issue? Which zones upstairs are fair game...pax pickup...shared ride zone? I've dropped many upstairs with zero...
  18. Dallas
    Anyone having an issue seeing the airport Que's on the android app?? I cannot see any que at all.
  19. Dallas
    Wow.
  20. Dallas
    I'm going to a football game next Saturday night at Cowboys stadium in Arlington and hoping to take Uber home. I have never been to the stadium before nor have I taken Uber. Total noob. So, DFW Uber experts, where is the best place around the stadium to catch an Uber? (willing to walk within...
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