TRC is primarily funded by ad revenue. If you like the content you find here, please do not block our ads. Thank you.
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 19

Thread: Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

  1. #1
    Really Bored fernando's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Queenstown, New Zealand
    Posts
    2,128
    Like
    79
    Liked 116 in 38 posts

    Default Does this ebay seller ring any alarm bells?

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

    rickyp09 | eBay


  2. TRC is primarily funded by ad revenue. If you like the content you find here, please do not block our ads. Thank you.
  3. #2
    Should Get Out More mallett's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Wilts
    Posts
    5,029
    Like
    73
    Liked 70 in 49 posts

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

    Not Ricky T then?

  4. #3
    Should Get Out More Ant's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Sausagechester
    Posts
    13,085
    Like
    22
    Liked 415 in 298 posts

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

    He binned his bike and decided to break it for parts. Crime of the century, hang him.

  5. #4
    Should Get Out More Makman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    who goes there??
    Posts
    6,475
    Like
    986
    Liked 538 in 368 posts
    Blog Entries
    1

    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.

  6. #5
    Banned
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Devon/Cornwall
    Posts
    4,212
    Like
    0
    Liked: 1/1

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

    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...

  7. #6
    Should Get Out More Ant's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Sausagechester
    Posts
    13,085
    Like
    22
    Liked 415 in 298 posts

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

    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.

  8. #7
    Should Get Out More Ant's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Sausagechester
    Posts
    13,085
    Like
    22
    Liked 415 in 298 posts

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

    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...

  9. #8
    Should Get Out More Airtank's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Newcastle upon tyne
    Posts
    8,212
    Like
    330
    Liked 11 in 10 posts

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

    Too cheap for a dealer ...Looking rather dodgy

  10. #9
    Should Get Out More Splat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Lost in space
    Posts
    11,346
    Like
    0
    Liked 61 in 40 posts

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

    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.

  11. #10
    Should Get Out More Horse's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Always Sunny Central Southern England
    Posts
    13,722
    Like
    542
    Liked 789 in 540 posts

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

    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 . . . . ?

  12. #11
    Should Get Out More chillitt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Gloucestercestershire
    Posts
    9,256
    Like
    1,166
    Liked 1,437 in 724 posts

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

    No ignitions with keys listed....

  13. #12
    The brains around here. Reburner's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Harpenden (Stepford Wives Central)
    Posts
    10,477
    Like
    1,014
    Liked 1,691 in 941 posts

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

    Seems suspicions have been raised elsewhere

  14. #13
    At Work Pugwash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    The High Seas
    Posts
    1,020
    Like
    58
    Liked 40 in 11 posts

    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.

  15. #14
    The brains around here. Reburner's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Harpenden (Stepford Wives Central)
    Posts
    10,477
    Like
    1,014
    Liked 1,691 in 941 posts

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

    and here

  16. #15
    Should Get Out More 1888's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    JockLand
    Posts
    22,764
    Like
    416
    Liked 1,260 in 923 posts

    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

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Go Back to Forum My Forum