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#568097 - 06/11/17 02:26 AM Too good to.be true?  
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#568098 - 06/11/17 07:56 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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I think so . . . it may be one of those consignment sales scams that keep popping up. That same CL add is running in many cities/areas. . . NH, NJ, WI, ID


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#568099 - 06/11/17 10:19 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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That would be my guess


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#568100 - 06/11/17 11:03 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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My thought too. Maybe I'll make a temp email address and have some fun.


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#568101 - 06/11/17 11:10 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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Found the same add in Las Cruces and Memphis.


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#568113 - 06/12/17 08:59 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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Must have been a scam. What was it ?


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#568119 - 06/12/17 02:30 PM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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"Coming Soon: Boat #5. Sale Pending...."

Capn is back and getting some new 'quipment. Can't wait to see what it is.


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#568120 - 06/12/17 02:34 PM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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#568122 - 06/12/17 02:40 PM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Capn Morgan]  
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Must have been a scam. What was it ?


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James
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2007 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab Duramax
1988 Suburban 3/4 Ton
2000 Subaru Forester


#568143 - 06/13/17 05:42 PM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: Silverbullet]  
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The ad could be the DiMarco Auto Consignment Sales folks popping back up again.

They have a new name now (after 6 months or so on the sidelines) "Mantis Auto Consignment Sales"

Same fake pictures, same fake reviews that are hacked into company web sites, etc.

As you may recall, their baited hooks were through CL ads with ridiculously low prices. When you respond to the ad, they direct to to the consignment company who then takes over to clean out your wallet.

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#568156 - 06/14/17 01:17 AM Re: Too good to.be true? [Re: tpenfield]  
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Originally Posted By: tpenfield
When you respond to the ad, they direct to to the consignment company who then takes over to clean out your wallet.


Oh that's ok. My wallet is already empty.


James
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2007 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab Duramax
1988 Suburban 3/4 Ton
2000 Subaru Forester



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