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Old 24-11-15, 15:40
hamish012 hamish012 is offline
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Hi Folks i am a new member to this forum so please be patient - recently i bought a blue t5 2.5 tdi lwb with ricon disability ramp electric rear doors swivel drivers seat etc of Ebay - it was advertised up north near Tyne and Weir and the bogus sellers managed to fool me by a completely bogus pay pal account hence over 5 k lost with no sign of any van - have reported the scam to the police ebay pay pal and relevant banks to no avail yet - i only ask that no one else falls for this scam and any help would be gratefully appreciated many thanks ps the reg is YH57OLB with a chrome bull bar chrome running rails and privacy glass all round
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Old 24-11-15, 16:30
thevandidit thevandidit is offline
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Default Re: Van Fraud

Unfortunately this type of scam on ebay, gumtree and even auto trader is becoming more and more common

Hope the police track them down for you, and hopefully paypal will be kind to you
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