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Unread 09-04-2015, 06:32 PM   #1
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$19 lightbar- Post up if you actually get it

Vaporware?

Post up if you get yours. Looks like the seller got the axe.


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Estimated delivery Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015 - Thursday, Oct 22, 2015
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Hello,
We're writing to let you know that we've removed an item you recently won:
262022840049 - 52INCH 300W CREE LED CURVED WORK LIGHT BAR FLOOD SPOT COMBO DRIVING OFFROAD 4WD


Since you've already paid for the item, you don't need to do anything else. If your item hasn't arrived yet, it should arrive soon. If it doesn't, then you'll want to open a case in our Resolution Center. You can learn how to do this, plus find timelines for opening cases, at:
http://pages.ebay.com/help/buy/item-not-received.html


We wish you all the best on eBay and hope your future experiences are pleasant and successful. If you have questions, please click "Help & Contact" at the top of most eBay pages.

If you have already filed an eBay Money Back Guarantee case for this item, the case has been decided in your favor and your payment has been refunded.

eBay still has lots of other great deals. Go to http://www.ebay.com to shop. We hope to see you soon.
Thanks,

eBay


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Unread 09-04-2015, 06:48 PM   #2
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Estimated delivery : Thu. Sep. 17 - Fri. Oct. 23
The reality of it is, I don't expect to get the $19 back. Odds are the seller closed the PayPal account when he bailed from eBay.

If a light bar shows up, I'll be surprised.
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Unread 09-04-2015, 07:03 PM   #3
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I'm betting that arrival date is just past some refund application timeframe.
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Unread 09-04-2015, 08:47 PM   #4
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I have the same email. I will be waiting for the light bar. If it doesnt arrive. I am going to contact paypal. Yeah I know its $18, but where do you draw the line...
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Unread 09-04-2015, 08:56 PM   #5
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Wish we had tracking numbers, that would help.
The lack of, makes this scream scam. :\
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Unread 09-04-2015, 09:14 PM   #6
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Figured "screw it". I went ahead and started the complaint process thru eBay.

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Hang tight, you should hear back from the seller soon
If you don't hear back by Sep. 11, or if there's a problem, you can ask us to step in and help on that day.
I'm pretty sure the seller probably emptied the bank account associated w/ the PayPal account and shut down the PayPal account.

An yeah, this is screaming "scam".
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Unread 09-04-2015, 10:22 PM   #7
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FYI.

I initiated a complaint about an hour ago, and this was the result:

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Good news! We issued you a full refund of $18.99 on Sep 04, 2015. The refund includes the purchase price plus original shipping and has been credited to your PayPal account. Please log in to PayPal and view the History page if you don't see it in your PayPal balance.

Decision:
This case has been decided in your favor.

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After reviewing the seller's recent activity, we decided to expedite your refund.
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Unread 09-04-2015, 10:37 PM   #8
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I'm pretty sure it cost more than $18 just to ship a 52" light bar to USA from China.
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Unread 09-04-2015, 10:46 PM   #9
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eBay refunded my money also.
Got my beer and pizza money back!
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Unread 09-04-2015, 10:47 PM   #10
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I'm pretty sure it cost more than $18 just to ship a 52" light bar to USA from China.
Not really.

I've dealt w/ international freight & logistics, and shipping from China to the US is stupid cheap compared to vice versa. Not to mention the merchandise costs next to nothing compared to what we pay here in the US, generally for the exact same item just rebranded because it went out the other door in the same factory.
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Unread 09-04-2015, 10:54 PM   #11
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Hello, (my paypall name)

Item: 52INCH 300W CREE LED CURVED WORK LIGHT BAR FLOOD SPOT COMBO DRIVING OFFROAD 4WD
Item number: 262022840049

Looks like you're not buying or selling this item. Choose another item, or look up an item number in My eBay.
send help?
when i look in my ebay summary, i see that i paid and it says it has shipped sept 1st?
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Unread 09-05-2015, 12:31 AM   #12
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Go to "My eBay" and look under "Purchase History".

Click the box that says "Resolve A Problem" and file a complaint for item not received. Make sure you check the box for a refund, not a replacement.

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Unread 09-05-2015, 01:42 AM   #13
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Not really.

I've dealt w/ international freight & logistics, and shipping from China to the US is stupid cheap compared to vice versa. Not to mention the merchandise costs next to nothing compared to what we pay here in the US, generally for the exact same item just rebranded because it went out the other door in the same factory.
Well it can be expensive depending on how they ship it... I was trying to source lightbars awhile back and if I recall the 52" curved one was around $25 with shipping for just one would br close to $25 via ship plane would probably be atleast $150
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Unread 09-05-2015, 01:50 AM   #14
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Go to "My eBay" and look under "Purchase History".

Click the box that says "Resolve A Problem" and file a complaint for item not received. Make sure you check the box for a refund, not a replacement.

followed steps. thanks
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Unread 09-05-2015, 09:07 AM   #15
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followed steps. thanks
Did you get the "send seller a message" screen and wait until 9/14 message?


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