Re: This is not true... have you answered the question... - Saabnet.com Bulletin Board
To expand/clarify what Scott said - I think we all agree it sucks you didn't get the car, and it sucks to have spent money on plane tickets and spare parts, but there is no scenario where you should be out the money on the car (or your insurance, for that matter). TBH, that message from the seller really makes it sound like he knows he made a mistake, not like he is trying to steal your money. That tone is just not consistent with a guy trying to rip you off. Have you filed the appropriate form with ebay/paypal (we still don't know which - MC/ebay/paypal is ambiguous) to have your payment refunded? It's a couple clicks and your money should be back virtually instantly. Flakey sellers do happen, and buyers are not hung out to dry - those refunds are swift. Still, I think the lesson here is don't try to buy big-ticket items long distance from 0 feedback sellers. That's like buying high end speakers from a dude in a white van.
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Posts in this Thread:
- i was ripped off on e-bay beware dont buy a car there!, neil dale , Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:07:291
- eBay and Bullion Coins, EGD , Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:13:13
- My Resolved Case Info..., Scott Paterson , Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:08:21
- Who buys from seller who joined ebay THE VERY DAY HE POSTED CAR?, thatbobguy , Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:28:45
- You only posted yesterday, perhaps he is refunding, MI-Roger , Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:06:021
- Interstate fraud is a felony. Pursue him with a lawyer, Used 2 B Chaz, Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:59:27
- That seller had zero feedback! What did you expect?, dmz789qqq, Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:43:45
- saabnet.com/tsn/class/9-3.html...'Nuff said! n/m, Used 2 B Chaz, Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:30:04
- How did you pay for this transaction?, Bill Homer, Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:24:33
- Re: i was ripped off on e-bay beware dont buy a car there!, Tom g , Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:23:191
- Re: i was ripped off on e-bay beware dont buy a car there!, stopsaabn , Wed, 19 Apr 2017 03:47:112
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