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Is this some sort of scam?

Discussion in 'General Automotive Chat' started by Caesium, Jan 14, 2010.

  1. Caesium

    Caesium My BM is fixed!
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  3. madvw

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    why would you blank out the number plate on an autotrader picture??
     
  4. Caesium

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    Exactly, unless you didn't want someone HPI'ing it.

    So, Scam?
     
  5. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Gotta be. Either that or someone is DESPERATE for some crack....
     
  6. mitch78

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    Exactly the same reason you'd blank your plate posting a pic on here? If you want to run an HPI check, contact the seller and ask for the details, hardly difficult.

    But yes, at that price, scam.
     
  7. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
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    Cant even see the ad anymore...

    Must have been reported and therefore will most likely be a SCAM
     
  8. jb0o

    jb0o North East Forum Moderator
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    When I was looking for my A3, I found around 4 at an unbeliveable price... each of which replied with something along the lines of:

    "I am from UK but car is in Germany, pay £200 shipping" blah blah blah...

    Its even more unbelievable to think that people actually fall for something like that.
     
  9. johnnythepie

    johnnythepie Well-Known Member

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    Shame i cant see the advert,no doubt payment was by western union.Western union=Fraud
     

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