Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

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Do You Think The Seller is Irresponsible?

Poll ended at Fri Oct 07, 2011 10:52 am

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david@naughtyvend
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Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by david@naughtyvend »

What's your opinion about others selling vending machine keys?

There's a listing on eBay 07th September 2011 with about three days left to run, the fella is selling five random keys for a quid but considering that many units utilise a limited series or indeed may be mastered there is potential of criminality. A few attempts, the buyer gets lucky and some poor sod could lose thousands...

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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by Coin Operated Group »

Yes I saw that, but he is selling 5 random keys for £1. What use is that to anyone?
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Post by Snackmore »

agreed that this add is pointless but I have bought keys this way and never been asked the reason why. We have to buy spares somewhere
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Post by david@naughtyvend »

Snackmore wrote:agreed that this add is pointless but I have bought keys this way and never been asked the reason why. We have to buy spares somewhere
These are random keys though are they not rather than specific key numbers? So not parts as such...
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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by david@naughtyvend »

National Vending wrote:Yes I saw that, but he is selling 5 random keys for £1. What use is that to anyone?
There are certain manufacturers whom I'll not mention due implications and security, where a limited series was issued by the lock producer i.e. perhaps a dozen keys open all the vending machines ever sold...
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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by Jimmy1361 »

did anyone report this on ebay as an infringement of their policy on theft?
someone from my area called Snack A Can and asked to buy a set of keys, Snack A Can asked who are you? where r u? are you an independent?, I'm the only one here in this area with a Snack A Can franchisee or Machines whats she wanting machines for, needless to say she never got her keys
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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by Coin Operated Group »

eay wont bat an eyelid, paid some guy £500 into his bank account and he hasnt sent goods , complained to ebay. Outcome was should use paypal next time. The guy didnt even get a warning.

Got his home address though :shh:
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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by Ade »

listing has ended as item no longer for sale, matt ebay will only look after you if you use paypal, always been that way mate.

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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

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yeh found that out!!!!! PAY US 4% WE WILL HELP
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Re: Keys on Ebay : Seller Irresponsible?

Post by Ade »

National Vending wrote:yeh found that out!!!!! PAY US 4% WE WILL HELP

yep sounds like a lot of companies i know looooool