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eBay Motors Car Scams

The birthplace of Internet car scams was on eBay in it’s early days. Trusting buyers were literally picked to the bone by fraudsters as corporate execs stuffed their pockets full of cash. Strong community fraud awareness would have prevented internet scams becoming the epidemic they are today.

Porsche Carrera & BMW eBay Phishing Car Scams

2008 Porsche 911 eBay Suspected Scam 151072675122

This 2008 Porsche Carrera is priced at less than half of book value and smells like a phishing scam all over. Googling it’s VIN up shows the real owners for sale listing at roughly double what the eBay Motors listing price is. The other is a 2012 BMW X5 5.0 AWD with 34,000 clicks. The…
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Phishing Scams Continue On eBay NO END In Sight!

Know The Internet Car Scam Warning Signs

Fraudsters are up bright and early listing their phishing auctions. Every day it seems there are new FREE seller accounts registered with high dollar vehicles listed for sale. “Yep every vehicle seller gets SIX FREE listings in a 12 month period. They burn up the account and come back for more under another ID. It’s…
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eBay Motors Phishing Scams 06/26/2013

2011 Jeep Wrangler Sport eBay Scam 171065427171

Is that your stolen money?? Sure took a lot of effort for Romanian police to break that fraudsters apartment door down! The scammers keep coming back to eBay Motors and listing new fraudulent car listings daily. We got a good lineup of car scams in today’s video. This 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sport 4×4 offered…
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eBay Suspected Vehicle Phishing Scams 06/22/2013

2013 Mercedes-Benz GL-550 eBay Scam 62k 171063122117

It appears car scammers are focusing on using Amazon.com as their preferred fraudulent sellers agent. I have noticed a big increase of ‘amazon.’ in my sites search keywords and key phrases. It’s obvious they are targeting eBay motors less this month by my sites search queries. But regardless there are still scams being listed on…
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eBay Suspected Phishing Car Scams 06/21/2013

eBay XSS Redirect Security Vulnerability

These used trucks up for auction on eBay Motors are too good to be true used vehicle deals. Your money will be stolen in the blink of an eye if you swallow the fraudsters sucker bait. We start out with this 2010 Audi A5 2.0L Quattro that just smells phishey (251293192571). Next is this 2006…
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eBay Suspected Vehicle Phishing Scams 06/19/2013

Never Contact eBay Seller By External Email!

I thought our friends at eBay Motors were paying attention? These two suspected scams have all the markings of phishing fraud intended to hook some sucker. Vehicle price advertised is unrealistically low, sellers are advertising an external email address to contact them at, and threatening to cancel bids if buyers don’t contact them first. (eBay…
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eBay Motors Weekend Phishing Scams 06/15/2013

eBay Motors Weekend Phishing Scams

eBay has done good pulling scams the past two days. But it’s the weekend and the scammers are out phishing for suckers on eBay Motors as usual! We start out with this 2007 Mercedes-Benz S-Class that is listed by ahrumshin for only $18,650 (171058487652). Next is this 2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 listed by…
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eBay Motors Suspected Phishing Scams 06/12/2013

Warning Scams Ahead ~ Don't Feed The Phishermen!

Here are our stinks like dead phish suspected phishing car scams for today. We start out with this 2011 Toyota Sienna XLE minivan that is offered by pavereipa for only $13,000 (151061828074). Next is this 2012 Jeep Liberty Jet Sport Utility 4-Door 3.7L offered by naty2012us. The listing itself looks OK except for the ads…
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eBay Autos Suspected Phishing Scams 06/11/2013

eBay XSS Redirect Security Vulnerability

Here are our stinks like dead phish suspected eBay Motors car scams for today. We start out with this 2009 Honda Accord EX-L V6 up for auction by iuty778 for only $4500 (161043792873). Next is this 2006 GMC Yukon AWD Denali for sale by giuy777 for only $6000 (271221137072). Next we have this 2006 Range…
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Jeep Wrangler 4×4 Sport Right Hand Drive Phishing Scam

2004 JEEP WRANGLER RHD MAIL DEL SCAM 271219090980

Here is a 2004 Jeep Wrangler 4×4 Sport Right Hand Drive offered by new seller myalexa1 This vehicle is a mail carriers dream and is most definitely a phishing car scam. “The fraudster is cancelling perfectly legitimate bids. Check out this ones bid history (271219090980.) The only sure fix to this problem is to enable…
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eBay Motors Vehicle Specific Phishing Scams 06/09/2013

2006 Corvette Z06 eBay Scam 281119103844

It’s been a busy weekend – the scammers have been really busy listing their phishing scams on eBay Motors. We start out with this 2009 Porsche Cayenne GTS that is offered by free00hl for only $20,000 (171055335055). Next is this 2008 Cadillac Escalade AWD for only $9,000 it’s for sale by htyr23e (121123894547). Next is…
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eBay Car Scams Phishing “Sucker Bait” 06/08/2013

Beware Of Internet Vehicle Bank Wire Deposit Phishing Scams

Here are today’s automobile phishing scam listings on eBay Motors They are ALL “NEW” ZERO (0) FEEDBACK SELLERS (SCAMMERS). I prefer to call these type of listing sucker bait. Fraudsters are listing non-existent bait cars in an attempt to hook a sucker and reel em in with fraudulent emails. We start with this 2005 Grand…
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Solution To Stop Scammers Listing Cars On eBay

Don't Swallow The Sucker Bait!

Today we have 2 suspected eBay Motors car scams and a definite maybe. The 1st is this 2009 Jeep Wrangler X listed by dertj4444 for $5500 (181153967817). The next is this 2008 Chevy Tahoe LT that is listed by another new seller dhles2sw for only $11,350 (130923943932). In our personal opinion – the only way to…
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Suspected eBay Motors Car Scammer Karl.Moo Finally Suspended

Suspected eBay Scammer Karl.Moo Suspended

Well well, today i see our suspected eBay Motors used car scammer karl.moo is suspended (NARU) in eBay speak. Doc first reported his scam listing of a 2011 Mercedes-Benz E Class AMG sedan back on April 15th that was taken down by eBay. Unfortunately they didn’t suspend his account, so karl.moo comes back and promptly…
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Information About Second Chance Offer Scams & ID Theft

2nd Chance Fraud Awareness Video

Here is some NEW Information about eBay 2nd chance offer scams and identity theft. A recent rash of zero feedback scammers have been listing bait cars on eBay Motors and working the bidders with fraudulent 2nd chance offers. This scam is directed at eBay Motors car bidders, but similar scams are being run under Amazon…
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ZERO Feedback Seller eBay Car Scams 06/04/2013

eBay ZERO Feedback Car Seller Fraud ~ Don't Loose Your Money AND Get Phished At The Same Time!

Here is a good video lineup of suspected car scams for today We start with this 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4×4 for sale by ssg205 for $21,500 (221236015577). Next is this 2008 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE for only $9,000 by uiop46q (281117032232). Next is this 2010 Toyota Prius that looks legitimate –…
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Porsche Panamera & Aston Martin Vantage Scam Auctions

2012 Porsche Panamera eBay Motors Scam 161037944093 ~ Don't Swallow The Sucker Bait!

It’s a stinks like dead phish eBay Motors Sunday, and here are our featured scams for 06/02/2013 We start out with this 2012 Porsche Panamera that is up for auction by kurt44irish that he will sell for $50,000 if you have CASH (161037944093). Next is this 2008 Astin Martin Vantage up for sale by chris444us…
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eBay Zero Feedback Car Sales Scams 06/01/2013

Here are our stinks like dead fish suspected scam listings for 06/01/2013. First we start out with this 2009 Honda Odyssey EX-L Handicap Equipped Wheelchair van that turns out to be only a basic EX-L, It’s for sale by mberly-rt853 who is a new seller (181150965761). Next is this 2009 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5 Coupe for…
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eBay Car Scams 05/31/2013 Beware Of Sucker Bait

2008 Ford F150 Internet Truck Scam On eBay Motors ~ 171049975692 ~ Don't Swallow The Sucker Bait!

We got the mother load of eBay Motors scams today! It’s the weekend so the scammers know if their fraudulent listings can make it past midnight, chances are there is nobody working to pull them until next week. We start out with this 2008 Ford F150 LIMITED SUPERCREW that is actually a Harley Davidson truck…
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