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    Just reported these to eBay

    EBay seller with 436 positive rating (albeit overwhelmingly as a buyer - last sale for an iPhone got negative feedback). And his listings "proudly" display 100% positive feedback".

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Yac...m/123815541828

    Described as 2017 but "Just had service done on it by local Rolex dealer which cost £520.00 nothing needed done." ??!


    Has typical faker's guarantee paper (not card) and bracelet has plastic wrapping on - again, typical fake watch style.



    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROLEX-DEE...k/123815990037

    DEEPSEA and Oyster Perpetual Date on the dial is wrong. Inside of the box is tatty as fake boxes usually are. Close up image is of a different watch!
    Last edited by David_D; 26th June 2019 at 18:22.

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    Looks a fantastic watch the dial changes colours wow


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    EBay may take down the listing but they should just delete the account. It says everything about the value of eBay feedback scores.

    Quote Originally Posted by scooby View Post
    Looks a fantastic watch the dial changes colours wow

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    Good work, but you'll be at it forever :-(

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mouse View Post
    Good work, but you'll be at it forever :-(
    Absolutely, these are fractionally 'cleverer' than the average fake listing. The plastic bezel protector on the SD, for example, and the wordy description. If I can spot a fake, it's got to be pretty obvious.

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    If you right click the close up Deep-Sea image and "search google for this image" the only results are instagram accounts and a Replica watch site (replica watches VIP).

    Absolute scum.

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    eBay will be too slow to act.

    I just put in a fantastical bid of a trillion £ and wait for auction end. Then report it and explain my reasons.

    I've done it a few times now, but mouse is right – you could do it all day and it still wouldn't make a dent.

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    Quote Originally Posted by David_D View Post
    EBay seller with 436 positive rating (albeit overwhelmingly as a buyer - last sale for an iPhone got negative feedback). And his listings "proudly" display 100% positive feedback".

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Yac...m/123815541828

    Described as 2017 but "Just had service done on it by local Rolex dealer which cost £520.00 nothing needed done." ??!


    Has typical faker's guarantee paper (not card) and bracelet has plastic wrapping on - again, typical fake watch style.



    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROLEX-DEE...k/123815990037

    DEEPSEA and Oyster Perpetual Date on the dial is wrong. Inside of the box is tatty as fake boxes usually are. Close up image is of a different watch!

    Just messaged

    “Hi, have you got the warranty card that Rolex issue when you have a service done please ?

    Thanks”

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    Quote Originally Posted by RJM25R View Post
    Just messaged

    “Hi, have you got the warranty card that Rolex issue when you have a service done please ?

    Thanks”
    Excellent! Let’s see what fiction he creates!

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    Pay cash in person??? Sounds a bit fishy...... Mind you he supposedly lives in Peterhead and could be a fisherman lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Merkaholic View Post
    Pay cash in person??? Sounds a bit fishy...... Mind you he supposedly lives in Peterhead and could be a fisherman lol

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    Oil money.......or oily money?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mouse View Post
    Oil money.......or oily money?
    More like a greasy so and so...... Loo

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    Now looking at that listing, all looks good to me, even the bit when the seller is worried himself about being scammed and will not release until funds have cleared. One reason I would never buy anything like this off Ebay as you just cant tell. Well done for highlighting things like this though.

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    £2.90 economy delivery on the YM .

    Bargain.



    Have a look at the photos of the YM , two different watches , one silver faced copy and one Rhodium faced real one.

    I’ve messaged him asking him which one is for sale , the snidey copy or the real one .
    Last edited by Buster73; 27th June 2019 at 06:23.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buster73 View Post
    £2.90 economy delivery on the YM .

    Bargain.



    Have a look at the photos of the YM , two different watches , one silver faced copy and one Rhodium faced real one.

    I’ve messaged him asking him which one is for sale , the snidey copy or the real one .








    Quick edit ,

    He’s replied through eBay, apparently it’s the flash from his camera which makes the dials look different colours.

    Ha ha.

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    Quote Originally Posted by David_D View Post
    EBay may take down the listing but they should just delete the account. It says everything about the value of eBay feedback scores.
    Incredible that eBay tolerate this, totally agree delete the account

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    Ym still there and at 2k ‘what a bargain’ fools money etc

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    A piece of what looks like a home printed paper proclaiming “a full 1 year warranty” on a 2017 Rolex?

    Run away, quickly!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buster73 View Post
    Quick edit ,

    He’s replied through eBay, apparently it’s the flash from his camera which makes the dials look different colours.

    Ha ha.
    I got the same response when I asked why the dial was different colours!

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    No longer active but still visible, oddly. Maybe he has take them off thanks to the efforts of those who messaged him pointing out that his attempted fraud had been noted.

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    2017 watch. One year paper warranty "card". What happened to the plastic card and the other 4 years warranty?

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    Reported this one yesterday but its still up

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Bell-Ross...a71f%7Ciid%3A1

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    This turd will only accept PayPal. They address them selves in no man's land knowing most will ask for it to be posted.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F133096639762

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    Quote Originally Posted by Liner33 View Post
    Reported this one yesterday but its still up

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Bell-Ross...a71f%7Ciid%3A1
    Brilliant:

    "Without movement the watch simply needs winding daily to run, with movement it runs for longer."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Merkaholic View Post
    This turd will only accept PayPal. They address them selves in no man's land knowing most will ask for it to be posted.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F133096639762

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    Is that fake?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Merkaholic View Post
    This turd will only accept PayPal. They address them selves in no man's land knowing most will ask for it to be posted.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F133096639762

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    Quote Originally Posted by Merkaholic View Post
    This turd will only accept PayPal. They address them selves in no man's land knowing most will ask for it to be posted.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F133096639762
    He is being very stupid by insisting on payment by PayPal and collection in person (or, just as bad, by the buyer's courier), especially for something of that value! That's just asking to be scammed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mick P View Post
    If you don't like his terms, don't buy it. Simple as that.
    Is there any wonder?
    "Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. The third time it's enemy action."

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    To those who can spot a fake... what's your opinion of this one?

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Oys...53.m1438.l2649

    Sadly, I wouldn't know what to look for and even though its not a million miles away from me, it's pretty pointless me turning up to inspect it. Happy to be told what to look for though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey-r View Post
    To those who can spot a fake... what's your opinion of this one?

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Oys...53.m1438.l2649

    Sadly, I wouldn't know what to look for and even though its not a million miles away from me, it's pretty pointless me turning up to inspect it. Happy to be told what to look for though!

    Not sure but several things would put me off:


    • Someone's added a dodgy card (for a watch that predates guarantee cards)
    • Putting "99p Start Wow" in the title
    • Bulls**t amateur marketing saying "Rare U Serial". Says who??
    • "purchased in Australia ended up here some how" How does he know that - without knowing how it "ended up here"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by David_D View Post
    Not sure but several things would put me off:


    • Someone's added a dodgy card (for a watch that predates guarantee cards)
    • Putting "99p Start Wow" in the title
    • Bulls**t amateur marketing saying "Rare U Serial". Says who??
    • "purchased in Australia ended up here some how" How does he know that - without knowing how it "ended up here"?
    All good points. I asked for a photo showing the serial number between the lugs. Surprisingly, he's away on business so unable to do so - but reiterates it's genuine :-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey-r View Post
    - but reiterates it's genuine :-)

    I love it when they say "100% genuine" as if that is worth anything whatsoever!

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    Brass necked g!t has relisted:

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/fishingtycoon/m.html

    I've reported both as (1) fakes and (2) fraud.

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    Well what do you expect from Fleabay. Great for all things tat but forget luxury watches!
    Quote Originally Posted by David_D View Post
    EBay seller with 436 positive rating (albeit overwhelmingly as a buyer - last sale for an iPhone got negative feedback). And his listings "proudly" display 100% positive feedback".

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Yac...m/123815541828

    Described as 2017 but "Just had service done on it by local Rolex dealer which cost £520.00 nothing needed done." ??!


    Has typical faker's guarantee paper (not card) and bracelet has plastic wrapping on - again, typical fake watch style.



    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROLEX-DEE...k/123815990037

    DEEPSEA and Oyster Perpetual Date on the dial is wrong. Inside of the box is tatty as fake boxes usually are. Close up image is of a different watch!
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    Quote Originally Posted by henk View Post
    Well what do you expect from Fleabay. Great for all things tat …!

    Such as men's used sandals?

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    EBAY don’t care

    Quote Originally Posted by scooby View Post
    Looks a fantastic watch the dial changes colours wow


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    I have similarly reported a guy obviously putting up fake adverts to sell classic cars and they don’t seem to cut the account .

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    Quite frightening that people appear to be bidding on this horrendous fake:

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Sea...7/313001166732

    As if the description wouldn't be enough to put you off:

    Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea | James Cameron | 116660 | 2017 |. Condition is Used. Come with box and papers as in picture has crack on bezel and Perl missing. Was come to me after family member passed away ,
    Dispatched with Royal Mail 1st Class.

    On 18-Feb-20 at 19:09:45 GMT, seller added the following information:I no nothing about watches but does self wind and arms sweep around watch very heavy ,


    And the fact that he sold a Daytona for £500

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/rolex-daytona-/312880192527?

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    Just reported these to eBay

    I’ve got it up to £15k

    Looks a doozie

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    Quote Originally Posted by David_D View Post
    Quite frightening that people appear to be bidding on this horrendous fake:

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rolex-Sea...7/313001166732

    As if the description wouldn't be enough to put you off:

    Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea | James Cameron | 116660 | 2017 |. Condition is Used. Come with box and papers as in picture has crack on bezel and Perl missing. Was come to me after family member passed away ,
    Dispatched with Royal Mail 1st Class.

    On 18-Feb-20 at 19:09:45 GMT, seller added the following information:I no nothing about watches but does self wind and arms sweep around watch very heavy ,


    And the fact that he sold a Daytona for £500

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/rolex-daytona-/312880192527?
    With the only single feedback (1) being the Daytona Sale i think it must be mates bidding the price up, in the hope he can cash in and run.

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    “Hi.
    Great looking watch.
    I’ve just bid on it but would like to see
    some pictures of the paperwork please.
    Can you send me some.
    Thanks
    John”


    Let’s see what nonsense comes back.

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    I’m bid up to £17.5k.
    If someone on here wants to go over that I’ll
    Just keep going higher.
    I wonder at what point he’ll realise we’re taking the piss.

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    "Arms sweep around watch"

    What an absolute WIS

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Wall View Post
    I’m bid up to £17.5k.
    If someone on here wants to go over that I’ll
    Just keep going higher.
    I wonder at what point he’ll realise we’re taking the piss.
    Up to £16k for you ....

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    Keep goin

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    You rotten lot! He’ll be so disappointed that he hasn’t managed to defraud someone.

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    Reply:

    New message from: dbsubco_82 (1)
    Ok have wait until Saturday as working out of uk ,
    and watch is in uk what do u want ?
    As I no nothing about watches was left to me ?



    Retort:

    Ok.
    I would like close up pictures of the watch and the paperwork with a copy of Saturdays Sun newspaper and I would like a close up picture of the serial number within the watch.
    If I am lucky enough to win, I would want to meet you at your local Rolex dealer to confirm that the watch is authentic before I hand you a brown paper bag of used 10 and 20 pound notes.
    How does that sound ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Wall View Post
    Reply:

    New message from: dbsubco_82 (1)
    Ok have wait until Saturday as working out of uk ,
    and watch is in uk what do u want ?
    As I no nothing about watches was left to me ?



    Retort:

    Ok.
    I would like close up pictures of the watch and the paperwork with a copy of Saturdays Sun newspaper and I would like a close up picture of the serial number within the watch.
    If I am lucky enough to win, I would want to meet you at your local Rolex dealer to confirm that the watch is authentic before I hand you a brown paper bag of used 10 and 20 pound notes.
    How does that sound ?
    You dont have him down as a Telegraph reader then ??

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    Quote Originally Posted by redkite View Post
    You dont have him down as a Telegraph reader then ??
    No, I think not

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