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Old 08-14-2015, 06:41 AM   #1
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Angry Member NickCornell dishonest seller - Resolved: post 122

I bought a Steeda CAI in the FF Marketplace from member NickCornell. When I pm'd him about the condition of it, he stated outright that the intake was in "perfect condition", but he had painted it to touch up some scuffs. I agreed to buy it, and sent him Paypal. Just before he shipped it to me, he sent me a pm stating that he just pulled it off the car, found corrosion on the heat shield and "tossed a fresh coat of paint on it and shipped it out". He did not give me an opportunity to comment about the issue or cancel the transaction before he shipped it. Obviously, he didn't actually know what condition it was in when he stated it was in perfect condition.

When I asked for a refund because the item was not in "perfect condtion" as he described, he said, "Sales are final. The intake functions perfectly for its intended purpose." He had never stated "sales are final" until after I requested the refund.

Here are pictures of the CAI heat shield as I received it. Note the pitted metal that has been spraypainted poorly, bubbled and peeled paint. The edge trim is also missing.:








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''Perfect condition'', wow,,,,,,,
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''Perfect condition'', wow,,,,,,,
I'm sure you can imagine my displeasure when I received that. I'll admit that I dropped the ball by not requesting pictures of the item before purchase, but that doesn't excuse Nick's dishonesty. When the seller says, "perfect condition", that should not leave anything to question.
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That looks like shit...
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Whats you talking about? That's perfect condition,,,,,,,, LOL. IDK if you can do anything thru paypal.
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I'd hate to see his interpretation of a hottie is. Ours are 2 different things, I'm sure.
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I'd hate to see his interpretation of a hottie is. Ours are 2 different things, I'm sure.
I'm telling you bro! This chicks "Perfect"!


Ok I feel bad for posting that.
But it's still funny.
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LOL, Looks like she has a few temporary issues that'll clear up later. I was really thinking of the HD plumpers,,,,,,,
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LOL, Looks like she has a few temporary issues that'll clear up later. I was really thinking of the HD plumpers,,,,,,,
Trying to keep the issues comparable. lol
She just needs a coat of rattle can, with no prep-work. haha
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