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Posted By: roger cherry

IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 12:25 PM

Well gang, here it is again. The crooks are at it again. Everyone please be advised, this is Ralph White's sign he bought 6 or 8 months ago. Very rare and the crooks are using the SAME pictures. This **** is runing ebay. http://cgi.ebay.com/NEON-FORD-AUTHORIZED...1QQcmdZViewItem
Posted By: FrankSargent

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 02:33 PM

This guy is all messed up... Read the description etc. Jukebox???

Posted By: Mac

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 03:01 PM

Maybe someone should try to contact the bidders and give them a heads up. Also, someone might want to notify ebay. Is there a way to post a question to the seller so the question shows up so bidders can see what this guy is doing?

Also look at the guy's feedback which is zero.

Not cool at all.


Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 03:31 PM

I like the part where he can ship juke boxes to most countries, especially Europe. Is this guy on drugs or what!! Guess he figures the Brits won't come gunn-in for him. He must be a majior stock holder in Fed-Ex.

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 03:41 PM

Seems to me I remember that when you ask a Seller a question, it somehow appears within the auction for that item below the descriptions shipping and payment terms.

Why doesn't someone ask (question) why he is selling someone else's sign, saying they smell a rat but not really pointing the finger and crying rat! Just be casual! Make 'em SWEAT!!!!


Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 04:01 PM

DOC, I did e-mail this guy on ask seller a ? and, i think it is up to the seller if he want's the world to see the ?, or keep it private. after all, he's keepig the biders private so no ont can e-mail them. any one that has been on e-bay for some time can spot this con right off. feel sorry for them new e-bay-ers that are biding on this. my ? i e-mailed him was a mouth-full..
Posted By: Brian Harris

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 06:46 PM

I'm bidding on this till the very end... do you think I'll pay the seller... NOT... my feedback is strong enough to take a hit if he wants to leave negative. Gonna keep him strung along... should be fun.
Posted By: big cheese

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 09:26 PM

i emailed him and asked if he would sell me the sign off ebay. this is the email he sent me....... Hi
This sign is in nice shape. Everything is in really nice condition. Please
refer to the pictures for an accurate description. I will ship it from
Granada, Spain where I am currently located. I will end my auction soo so I
can sell it off ebay. For security reasons I preffer using escrow.com. I
will ship it to you very easy. You will just have to pay an extra $60 for a
crate chosen by you. You will also get a 5 days inspection. We can split
the taxes. The BYN is $4500
I uploaded an archive with the pics and you will have to dowload it for
there. I got many emails requesting pics and I have a bad internet
connection. here is the link:

Thank you,
Posted By: pollyman

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 10:36 PM

I like to have fun with these guys too.

My email:

>I have been looking for one of these Ford Signs for a very long time
>and am very interested. However, it says something about a juke box in
>your listing (see below). Is that a typo? Also, would you be willing
>to stop the auction and sell this item for $3900. I will be in up in
>your neck of the woods in about 3 weeks and could pick up the sign in
>person. Please let me know what I need to do. Thanks. ~Jason

His response:
Hello Jason
There is a typo in my listing, thanks. I will also include shipping in the BYN so the price is fair. I will ship from Granada, Spain. I cant sell under $4300 (with shipping included). Tahnk you, Martin

If nothing else we are driving him crazy. Have a good one. ~Jason
Posted By: pollyman

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 10:39 PM

I was thinking. Let's see who can get this guy to agree to the lowest price. He's down to $4300. Who can get him to go lower?
Posted By: buytex

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Thu Sep 22 2005 10:39 PM

i emailed him i told him im only 20 miles away would like to pick it up hven't heard back yet
Posted By: pollyman

Re: IT'S BACK-FORD NEON - Fri Sep 23 2005 08:38 PM

Looks like ebay ended the auction. It took long enough. I'm sure they got plently of emails about this one. Here is the email I got from my bid.

The following is a notice from eBay Trust & Safety regarding:

Item Number - 4577319123


Our records show that you were a bidder or buyer of one or more of this seller's items. We recently removed all of this seller's active listings and have suspended the seller's trading privileges. Due to privacy concerns we will not be able to share further details related to this seller.

If someone claiming to be the seller asks you to complete a transaction outside of eBay, we strongly recommend that you ignore the request. Transactions for items listed on eBay that are completed outside of the eBay marketplace are not covered by the Buyer Protection services offered by eBay and can be highly indicative of fraud.

If you have not sent payment to the seller, we urge you to not proceed with the transaction.

If you have already paid, you may wish to pursue recouping your funds. Some steps you might take include:

1. Ask the seller for a refund
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