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 re-lists the same car that ran to it’s completion. Since then he has had quite an assortment of vehicles listed on eBay Motors. A 2012 Dodge Ram pickup, two ATV’s, a classic Harley-Davidson Sportster that…

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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 and Google Checkout to name a couple.  Folks – Don’t Swallow The Sucker Bait! Be sure to read my Internet Car Buying Tips Article! If you bid on an eBay auction and receive a second chance…

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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 – but it’s owner is in Florida not Brooklyn NY as advertised. It is offered by sharr99 (330934677616). Next is this 2008 GMC Sierra pickup offered by ther44 (271217455237). And last is this 2007 GMC Sierra…

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Today’s eBay Car Scams And Forum Provider Change

eBay Auction Scammers Contact Info

Today we have two late model suspected SUV scams by recent new 0 feedback eBay sellers. The 1st is this 2007 Cadillac Escalade that is for sale by ojn.m.etz274 for only $8,400 (121120335138). Next is this 2008 Expedition Limited that’s scam priced at only $8,000 for sale by ferrer6665 (271216645814). We also discuss the apparent end of LiveWorld moderation of eBay’s forums. More on that subject can be found on eCommercebytes.com and PowerSellersUnite.com Here are today’s car scams and the LiveWorld moderation update. Be sure to read our popular article…

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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 that he will sell for $50,000 (161038009353). And we go over this video report from TV news KTRK Houston TX about a fraudulent 2nd chance offer on this 2008 Airstream travel trailer (251249742243). It’s puzzling…

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How Are Second Chance Scams Sent From Legit Listings

KTRK Houston Article Video Second Chance Offer Scam 251249742243

I stumbled upon this KTRK TV Houston article and video about a bogus eBay second chance offer. An auction bidder was outbid on item number (251249742243) for a 2008 Airstream travel trailer. Soon after the listing ended the bidder received a second chance offer to buy the travel trailer for his maximum bid of $11,000. The bidder smelled a rat and called eBay who informed him it was a scam, and that all the emails he received were false. The scammers might have pulled this off had they not wanted the money bank…

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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 auction by fitty234 who also ia a 0 feed backer for only $1900 (271215874879). Next is this 2010 Honda Accord EX Sedan 4-Door 2.4L that is for sale by another 0 feed backer michal3772fff that…

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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 by it’s VIN number. It’s offered by new 0 feedback seller prk322arch (171049975692) for only $9,000! Next is this 2010 Toyota Camry XLE V6 that looks like a legitimate listing but it’s VIN shows who…

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LiveWorld Is Getting The Bums Rush From eBay

eBay Pinkslap Award

The net is buzzing about this about eBay forum provider LiveWorld getting the bums rush. It apparently was reported on ecommercebytes.com yesterday and has spread like wildfire to other sites and forums. Over the years, there have been numerous reports that LiveWorld heavily censored the boards, with some unhappy users accusing the company of spreading eBay propaganda and using “trolls” and “sock puppets” to target users who were too critical of the marketplace. Many a forum has been dedicated to discussing liveworld’s moderation style. There is also a lot of…

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Suspected Internet Car Scams for 05/30/2013

eBay Seller Rhht66 (-1) Feedback Score ~ Labeled A Scammer By Previous Winning Bidder!

Here we have 2 definite suspected eBay scams and a maybe. At 1st glance this 2012 Honda Pilot 4WD EX-L (271214781357) looks like a legitimate listing, but the seller has a (-1) feedback score and is labeled a scammer by a previous winning bidder for the same car. Next is this 2010 BMW M6 (111084536448) for only $24,600. What a deal huh? And be sure to contact the scammer before bidding. Last is this really nice 2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Convertible (151054480410) for only $6900! Wow what a steal of a…

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eBay Store ATO And 1970 Superbird $27,800

Google Safe Browsing Report For eBay.com 05/28/2013

Today we have another hijacked eBay sellers account Or ATO in eBay speak. Mercedes Benz Of Elmbrook with 5 scam cars up and running. And yesterdays 1970 Superbird BIN for only $27,800 is up to $100,099 and be sure to check this ones bid history out. We also mention Google’s safe browsing report for eBay.com which could have something to do with these ATO’s. It’s just another day on eBay Motors. Be sure to read our popular article “Used Car Buying And Selling Internet Advice” before committing to a vehicle…

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1970 Road Runner Superbird Only $27,800 eBay

1970 Plymouth Road Runner Superbird ~ Suspected Sucker Bait On eBay Motors ~ 121117159568 ~ RM23U0A173775 ~ Ramo782

We got quite an assortment of suspected eBay Motors Car Scams this Memorial Day. Starting out with this 1970 Plymouth Road Runner Superbird for only $27,800 for sale by ramo782 (121117159568). Next is this 2009 GMC Denali AWD for auction by grace.azar532 (111082795704). And last but not least is this 2011 Jeep Wrangler 4×4 Unlimited Rubicon up for auction by crtjason (190846587492). This guy appears to be using an Auctiva sellers account, and currently has 5 scam cars running at auction on eBay Motors. It’s very important to verify the…

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Reporting eBay No Feedback Seller Scams Is Difficult

2010 Mercedes E63 AMG Suspected eBay Motors Scam WDDHF7HB1AA115482

Today we advise how to spot and avoid new eBay 0 feedback seller fraud. eBay makes it too easy for a scammer to set up a new account (possibly with someones phished identity) and list high dollar items for sale. We also point out how the eBay Motors system allows a duplicate vehicle listing with the same VIN number. I guarantee that will not happen on autotrader.com been there done that. We also point out how difficult it is to report a fraudulent car listing on eBay Motors, while autotrader.com and…

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Fraud Reporting Leading Automotive Sites VS eBay

2010 Audi A5 Sucker Bait $13,500 281111723196

In this video we feature a 2010 Audi A5 Convertible for only $13,500 up for auction by 01woods01 who joined eBay just yesterday We also compare the differences in fraud reporting between eBay Motors and AutoTrader.com, cars.com is similarly easy to report a fraudulent listing. “Auto Trader and Cars.com both put their report fraud link right op top of a listing where it’s in plain sight. Click it and a pop-up window appears giving you choices of what the report is about, and a text box to give details. Unfortunately,…

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Motor Vehicle 00000000000000000 Fraudulent VIN

eBay Motors Invalid VIN On 2011 Porsche Panamera 00000000000000000

eBay still allows 17, 0’s or 1’s, etc, for a VIN Number on late model automobiles. This 2011 Porsche Panamera was listed with 17. 0’s and was accepted by the system. Listen to this podcast back in 2007 where Micheal Donahue of EauctionAir.com talked about scammers using this sloppy code to scam vehicle buyers. eBay never fixed this vulnerability just like they never fixed the XSS Redirect URL Vulnerbility.” It’s called SUCKER BAIT Folks! Don’t be a sucker and swallow the Hook, Line, and Sinker! 😉 Read Doc’s popular article “Used Car…

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