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Old 11-09-2015, 11:21 PM   #1
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Needing 25 posts to sell a car sucks!

I joined the forum today in hopes of putting up my car for sale, only to find out I first need 25 posts...


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Old 11-09-2015, 11:41 PM   #2
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I joined the forum today in hopes of putting up my car for sale, only to find out I first need 25 posts...
And (appearantly) they can't be trivial posts either. I missed out on a South Dakotan turbo set up a few years back because I didn't post enough in time.
Oh well, thems the brakes sometimes.
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Old 11-10-2015, 08:43 AM   #3
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I joined the forum today in hopes of putting up my car for sale, only to find out I first need 25 posts...
Its for the safety of our members and to keep scammers and fraud off the site. That and we would like you all to benefit from the community, not just so you can unload your stuff. There is also a requirement for you to be a member for 30 days
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If your car is in good shape and priced well, members who need a car will find it through more traditional methods. Either way, check out the forum and put it to use; lots of good info here and people to talk to. Plenty of tips and info to get your car in good shape before selling, get the most you can out of it $$ Lots of write ups on wear items due to mileage or age

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And (appearantly) they can't be trivial posts either. I missed out on a South Dakotan turbo set up a few years back because I didn't post enough in time.
Oh well, thems the brakes sometimes.
There isnt a post requirement to buy things, just to sell them
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Old 11-10-2015, 10:58 AM   #4
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Yea, yea I understand why the rules are set in place, I've had a couple of people try to pull a fast one on me.
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Old 11-10-2015, 05:36 PM   #5
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I can see your frustration, but, I can almost guarantee if there was a vote among current members, the current policy would be supported. Takes away so many spammers and scammers.
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Old 11-26-2015, 08:32 AM   #6
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It's true. It does help
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Old 11-26-2015, 09:39 AM   #7
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I can see your frustration, but, I can almost guarantee if there was a vote among current members, the current policy would be supported. Takes away so many spammers and scammers.
This^^^^^^^^
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Old 12-30-2015, 09:18 PM   #8
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I know it has been a month but it should be noted that intentionally inflating posts without actually contributing can lead to meeting the ban hammer.
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Old 12-30-2015, 09:30 PM   #9
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I joined the forum today in hopes of putting up my car for sale, only to find out I first need 25 posts...
Its there for a good reason,,,,,,,,,,,so post up & learn about the focus & ppl here. BTW, welcome to FF,,,,,,,,,
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i am in the same boat. ive been on for 3 years and want to sell wheels and found out today that i need more posts.
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