Rise And Fall Of eBay Motors Credibility And Trust

Documentary What Happened To eBay Motors

Video documentary about how corporate short term gains and massive concealed auction fraud killed eBay Motors. The most trustworthy vehicle trading venue ever conceived on the Internet! eBay Motors original concept was to sell and complete your car sale on the motors website. It was a suspendable offense to lure a buyer off the motors site to make a deal. Sometime after John Donahoe took over as eBay CEO those rules were apparently relaxed. A new fee structure for car dealers was $50 per car, plus listing upgrades, with no…

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eBay Members YourGmDealer & 661HenryGlen Missing

Back in 2009 when GM emerged from bankruptcy they struck up a deal with eBay Inc to sell new GM cars on eBay Motors and YourGmDealer eBay Motors Sellers Account was born. During this period GM worked the leads and pretty much ignored the listings running on eBay Motors with disastrous results. Bait and Switch, And car already sold were most of the negs GM received. Enter eBay member 661HenryGlen who bought three new GM Cars from YourGmDealer and left positive feedback moments later. It was alleged at the time…

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GM & eBay End Online Vehicle Sales Relationship

ebay gm end marketing experiment

Looks like the GM & eBay Deal was a big flop. It’s obvious the deal was never intended to complete transactions on eBay Motors like they should have been done. But don’t let any other eBay seller try this, they would be suspended for fee avoidance! In THIS ARTICLE by CNBC, Phil Lebeau wrote: When GM CEO Fritz Henderson announced the trial program between the auto maker and eBay this summer, it was heralded as a bold and innovative move by an automaker coming out bankruptcy and promising not to…

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YOURGMDEALER Just Received Their 4th Neg

YourGMDealer 4th Negative Feedback

eBay Motors Seller YourGMDealer just got their 4th Negative Feedback! They accepted my offer and then sold the car and will not honor the deal! To date YOURGMDEALER has not left any of their buyers feedback either.┬á So this eBay GM Deal is looking more like a deal made with the devil to do business outside of eBay! In other words GM appears to be using the eBay Motors Platform to harvest leads for their dealerships salesperson’s. If you make an offer on a vehicle the person or persons in…

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eBay Seller YOURGMDEALER Racking Up The Negs

yourgmdealer

Looks like eBay’s newest titanium powerseller GM “YourGmDealer” is shill buying on their account and has received 2 Negative Feedback strikes already! You see back in the beginning eBay was all about trust and community. Small independent car dealers like me worked hard to contribute to the principals Pierre┬áOmidyar┬áfounded eBay under. It was strictly tabu to sell a vehicle off of eBay motors. A seller could be suspended for taking a transaction off eBay. But things changed and GM was told just to work the bidders (offers) as leads. This…

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