Please be aware that this auction is for the right to purchase the car at sticker price....NOT to purchase the car.
If you are the winning bidder, you will pay the winning bid as well as the sticker price.
Winning bid + $26,510 = Total amount paid.
Please ask questions, before bidding, if you are unsure!
size=2>...</FONT></P></DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>> So here's a slimy dealer
game !<BR>> <BR>> </FONT><A
face=Arial size=2>> 0&category=6236<BR>> <BR>> you get to BID for
the RIGHT to buy the car at sticker price !<BR>> <BR>> I think it seems a
bit slimy to me...like the auctions for electronics where<BR>> you bid on the
info for a LINK of where to buy it cheap...<BR>> <BR>> <BR>> <BR>>
On Mon, 01 Nov 2004 23:30:20 GMT, " firstname.lastname@example.org"
Doesn't look like it...the seller left a negative response to the
Refused to pay after winning....I believe he intentionally
Reply by stokesmitsubishi (the buyer):
Auction intentionally misleading.Tried to resolve with seller.Refused
....and why am I posting this...the burgers are on the grill.
The buyer is Stokes Mitsubishi, an automobile dealership.
Why would a Mitsubishi dealership bid on a Ford Mustang?
Why would a car dealership, which certainly knows all the deceptive
advertising tricks, fall victim to a thinly disguised sleazy ad on
eBay? Car dealers sell these kinds of "options" on eBay all the time;
even if Stokes Mitsubishi never saw it before, it's obvious what's
happening if you just read the description. There's no way the buyer
didn't know what the seller intended.
The seller's sabotage theory seems to be the most likely explanation.
"I believe that forgiving [terrorists] is God's function.
Our job is to arrange the meeting."
"stokesmitsu" vs "stokesmitsubishi"
It's a different ID (former) than the one who didn't buy the
Who knows...maybe a disgruntled employee wanting to besmirch the fine
name* of Stokes Mitsubishi?
* - the opinions of this poster do not in any way have any bearing on
the true nature of the aforementioned dealership's name-worthiness.
Although, stokesmitsu doesn't have a perfect feedback rating either.
Damn...this has degraded. And I'm looking into this too
deeply...another lunch hour wasted...heh-heh
Am I the only one here that looked at the cancelled and retracted bids list?
| > And the winning bidder has a -1 feedback. Hopefully that dealer
| >will get what he deserves LOL.
| My bet is that BOTH dealers got what they deserved. ;)
| "I believe that forgiving [terrorists] is God's function.
| Our job is to arrange the meeting."
| - Norman Schwartzkopf
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