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    Default Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

    lots of new shiny broken bike parts in LDN...

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    Not Ricky T then?

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    He binned his bike and decided to break it for parts. Crime of the century, hang him.
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    Default Re: Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

    Yes. Lots of high end bike parts and very low feedback. Looks like a tea leaf getting rid of bikes in parts as he knows he cannot sell it on straight. But then he could be a new business venture and perfectly legit.

    No real contact details and no collection offered. I'd be suspicious me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ant View Post
    He binned his bike and decided to break it for parts. Crime of the century, hang him.
    He must be a serial binner then...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Makman View Post
    No real contact details and no collection offered. I'd be suspicious me.
    No collection is quite normal if he's working from home and doesn't want anyone being able to check out his well equipped garage, and the elfs with ginger beards tied up in the corner on slave duty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jollyjack View Post
    He must be a serial binner then...
    All those cold mornings, new tyres and bags of ambition, it's bound to happen...
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    Too cheap for a dealer ...Looking rather dodgy
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ant View Post
    He binned his bike and decided to break it for parts. Crime of the century, hang him.
    Ah, that will be why he's offering complete fairings in mint condition.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Splat View Post
    Ah, that will be why he's offering complete fairings in mint condition.
    Identical bikes, but crashed one on the left side and the other on the right . . . . ?
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    No ignitions with keys listed....
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    Seems suspicions have been raised elsewhere
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    Default Re: Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

    look at the feedback. I think that the one starting 'Horrific scammer..." probably sums it up quite well.

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    and here
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    Default Re: Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

    This one has not got a clue what he is selling. That's an 80's CB750/900 tank

    KAWASAKI GPZ750 GPZ550 FUEL TANK GAS TANK PETROL TANK SOLID NEEDS PAINT | eBay

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