The owner, known as Rinzler017 on Rivian Forums, picked up his R1T and looked at what he saw.

He quickly observed that the doors were out of alignment, the white paint had numerous flaws,

At this point, the automaker's response to making things right is what counts.

The owner contacted Rivian, who gave him the option of getting the R1T fixed or replaced.

 The purchaser chose the latter choice and made his selection from the available new trucks.

 the truck is valued at levels from after the price rise, according to an email the owner received.

He got in touch with Rivian to inquire as to why he was being charged more.

 He heard from the automaker again and was informed that he would not be able to maintain the initial price.