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Old 15-02-2013, 08:56   #1 (permalink)
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How about this, I'm sure its a typo but I'd thought I'd share anyway..

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AUTO-TRAIL...item4ac177827a
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Old 15-02-2013, 09:26   #2 (permalink)
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That is a deliberate typo to promote your listing as it would come up tops when organised by price etc.

This used to happened with Autotrader - they got alot of stick for it too, as people stopped using them, as they had to dig through 30 pages of 'misprints' before getting to a genuine ad.
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Old 15-02-2013, 12:52   #3 (permalink)
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This one was up yesterday and then it looked like original poter relisted it from jan -now up again
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2002-2-8-J...item460cc843bd
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http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2001-VOLKS...item23281b1806
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Old 15-02-2013, 14:21   #4 (permalink)
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http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/T5-TRANSPO...item4ac17950de
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definate typo....heres the dealers website ad

http://www.hillsoflymington.co.uk/us...01307502235051
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If this is not a scam it belongs in the good buy thread
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mercedes-K...ff25835&_uhb=1
Don't panic it's deffo a scam, BNP address
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If this is not a scam it belongs in the good buy thread
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mercedes-K...ff25835&_uhb=1
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23 years old and not very big......I would say the price is about right.
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Old 15-02-2013, 16:59   #8 (permalink)
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Deffo a scam John, BNP address
The merc based karma vans hold price incredibly well, based on the Bullitt proof engines and all fiberglass body
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