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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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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…
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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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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)…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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