The way this works is when Brandon uses his southern-isms and you aren't sure what they mean or you think they need to be added to the brandonl2000 dictionary of the south post up.
Cut a Shine (Kut eh sh eye-n)
To act outward in an effort to set things straight, generally used when someone doesn't give you the proper services or goods you have paid them for.
"I was gon have ta go down ta that tire shop n cut a shine"
Similar Phrases: "Cut up".
Per Brandon "additonal similar phrase, "cut up sideways!" cut up sideways is the more extreme of cut up. you are straight acting a fool cuttin up sideways "