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Old 09-20-2004, 05:04 PM   #1
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Ebay Turbo???

I found a seller on ebay offering a turbo system for the focus.
He is attempting to screw ebay out of their fees by selling it for $650.00 and then telling you you must pay a reserve (not an ebay reserve, but his personal reserve price).
If this is his scam ebay will hold him legally resposible for sending you the parts for the list price?
Ok enough long intro... What is his turbo setup worth.. is it worth the $650 even i know very little about turbo settup and i may prosecute him through ebay thus getting a very cheap turbo...
By the way he is offering about 30 of these things right now...
here are the deetails and the link:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...MakeTrack=true

This kit is ready to be installed and includes all the hardware, as you can see in the pictire, it has a large intercooler, T25 Garrett turbo, injectors and matched 70 mm Maf from Pro-M, blow off valve., also includes all the pipes whith are 3'' from Maf to turbo, 2'' turbo to intercooler, 2.25'' intercooler to throtlle body, silicone hoses, oil feedind hose and drain, clamps, bolts and nuts.





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Old 09-20-2004, 05:13 PM   #2
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That is either the sweetest deal in the world or the biggest scam of all. Tom sells turbo kits for in the $3000+ range.
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Old 09-20-2004, 05:16 PM   #3
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That is either the sweetest deal in the world or the biggest scam of all. Tom sells turbo kits for in the $300+ range.
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Old 09-20-2004, 05:19 PM   #4
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Oops, meant $3000. not enough zero's.
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Old 09-20-2004, 05:22 PM   #5
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Damn You! I was just about to call him up and order 10. j/k
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Old 09-20-2004, 05:26 PM   #6
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dude dont fall for that...cmon..this seller has no feedback..you will probably get a hairdryer delivered to your front door...god knows how old that turbo is..and since its a private auction he can fk u if he wants....theirs no way this is legit..a new garrett turbo is worth around 3-400 alone.....save your money and get some proven mods.....no way...if it is true ill give him 2k...email him and ask why its so cheap......tell him to give you that 10dollar nos kit intead
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It looks like a nice kit to me. But I have doubts.
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You will learn your lesson if you buy that.
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Did they take that link down on eBay? I tried the link and it no worky :/ Is this the same product that l88m22vette got on eBay for like > 300? Because I was interested in getting that item that vette did, hope it's not a scam :-(

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Probably got pulled cause it's a scam.
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