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 Post subject: Conley 427 Engine on eBay
 Post Posted: December 1st, 2017, 8:50 pm 
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Hey guys - I think this is the same guy who has tried to sell Conley engines on eBay that aren't his. The nature of this ad looks very similar to the other fake ads. He tries to make the sale outside of eBay so the buyer doesn't have any recourse.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Rare-1-4-scale ... Sw0A9aIXLz

If it's legitimate, then I apologize, but please check it out.

Dave


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 Post subject: Re: Conley 427 Engine on eBay
 Post Posted: December 2nd, 2017, 7:44 am 
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I reported it. Others should too

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 Post subject: Re: Conley 427 Engine on eBay
 Post Posted: December 3rd, 2017, 10:05 am 
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Now he has the same exact item under a new eBay name. The first name was "bt_baker", with a picture of a Conley SOHC 427 engine and his personal email of pakarys@aol.com telling to contact him outside of eBay. Now that ad was pulled and he's using "fork_lift_work" with the exact same information, picture, and email address for the same Conley engine. I contacted eBay again. I'm pissed because I've been looking for this exact Conley engine for a few years, and this thief has been targeting Conley engine buyers for years. The eBay item numbers were 162786660365 and 232582004961. The eBay representative said she has transferred this to security investigations, but this guy will be back.


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 Post subject: Re: Conley 427 Engine on eBay
 Post Posted: December 3rd, 2017, 4:49 pm 
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EBay customer service has removed both ads from this guy. Just beware, as this guy will be back trying to sell a Conley engine he doesn't own, outside of eBay.


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 Post subject: Re: Conley 427 Engine on eBay
 Post Posted: December 6th, 2017, 4:35 pm 
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The guy is at it again. He now has a Stinger in a dragster for sale. Item number 162791140529 was found by a very good friend of mine. He reported to eBay and I just called them. I think he's hacking into old Ebay accounts and trying to fool eBay. People like this and identity fraud thieves should die a slow and painful death. I HATE them!!!


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