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Old 05-07-2020, 10:54   #1
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Ebay Engine Question

Aloha All, I am new to this forum and I have a question about an engine i just bought on ebay for $31 free delivery.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/2-Stroke-6H....c100290.m3507

Is it too good to be true or what? It even looks like a long shaft.

I got an old Merc 6hp kicker on my Ranger 23 I just bought. It seems okay but it was seriously neglected ( new carb,filter, fuel line,plug) so I am looking for a plan B. Any thoughts?
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Re: Ebay Engine Question

Yes, it's too good to be true.

With free worldwide shipping for something that size, they would be losing money on the shipping alone.
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I'd be guessing hijacked Ebay account
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Sorry but i do not think there is any chance that is legit. Same scam as the Malaysia and Indonesia ones, just cheaper. Try to get your money back.
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Old 05-07-2020, 19:51   #5
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Re: Ebay Engine Question

No longer for sale - according to eBay here!
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