scam...smells fishy

Old 11-02-2010, 10:02 PM
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hi all,

hope someone has heard of this one...guy sends me a message that he is interested in my item and wants to give me a certified check and has his own courier that will pick up part from me...have heard of this on craigs list...just wondered if anyone else has seen this...plus the guy has no profile either....thx....dave (nitrobeast1) :?: :?:
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Old 11-03-2010, 02:34 AM
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Run Forrest!!
Sounds like a scam.
Tell him cash only and see what happens.
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Old 11-03-2010, 05:12 AM
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take it make sure check clears before you ship
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Old 11-03-2010, 06:11 AM
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Typical scam, I bet he even offered to send you a check for more than the amount you were asking just for your troubles!?!?!?
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Old 11-03-2010, 07:57 AM
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well it was a scam...racing junk sent me a note stating they were pulling all
ads and messages sent by that user(pumpe4u) ....dave
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