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Old 20.07.2016, 20:23
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Fraudulent car ads?

I just noticed this today. The company that sold me my car almost two years ago is still advertising it on Autoscout.

http://www.autoscout24.ch/de/d/ferra...p%3d10%26r%3d5

Is this fraudulent advertisement?

The vendor, Carstar AG in Freienbach, is the worst and I had a terrible experience buying that exact car from them, but why oh why do they not take the ad down? I bought that car almost two years ago, and it is not theirs to sell.
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Old 20.07.2016, 20:27
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

Maybe they want to lure people with that avert into their shop?
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Old 20.07.2016, 20:55
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

Maybe call them and inquire about the listing before you accuse them of fraud on a public forum?
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Old 20.07.2016, 21:07
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I just noticed this today. The company that sold me my car almost two years ago is still advertising it on Autoscout.

http://www.autoscout24.ch/de/d/ferra...p%3d10%26r%3d5
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Can you be sure it is the same one ? Red Ferraris of that vintage are as common as muck. Even my cleaning lady has a couple of them in her car pool.
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Old 20.07.2016, 21:33
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Can you be sure it is the same one ? Red Ferraris of that vintage are as common as muck. Even my cleaning lady has a couple of them in her car pool.
Yup, 100% sure. Even have the printout to prove it.
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

"Oh, we just sold that one yesterday. But we have one just like it for only a thousand francs more".
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

We get it...you bought a Ferrari.
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Old 21.07.2016, 00:03
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Maybe call them and inquire about the listing before you accuse them of fraud on a public forum?
Booooooring!
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

They seem to have quite a lot of these Ferrari's (unless they are all sold too)
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Old 21.07.2016, 08:45
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They seem to have quite a lot of these Ferrari's (unless they are all sold too)
If they do, they certainly aren't kept at the site in Freienbach (it's about a km down the road from me). They have 10 maybe 15 on site although it does seem to rotate a bit.
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Old 21.07.2016, 10:19
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Can you be sure it is the same one ? Red Ferraris of that vintage are as common as muck. Even my cleaning lady has a couple of them in her car pool.
Mine has one in her swimming pool. She's not the best driver.
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Re: Fraudulent car ads

The guy got ripped off big time folks, and I kinda feel bad about it cos he done me such a good deal on my Mazda.

He's not bragging, he drove the little Maz for years, far more brag worthy IMO.
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Old 21.07.2016, 11:30
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The guy got ripped off big time folks, and I kinda feel bad about it cos he done me such a good deal on my Mazda.

He's not bragging, he drove the little Maz for years, far more brag worthy IMO.
Exotic cars have exotic repair bills, this is very normal for an Italian supercar.

Japanese cars ave very different being reliable & cheap to run,
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Old 21.07.2016, 11:47
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Re: Fraudulent car ads?

Send them a bill for the use of your car for advertising their company?
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Old 21.07.2016, 11:50
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Exotic cars have exotic repair bills, this is very normal for an Italian supercar.

Japanese cars ave very different being reliable & cheap to run,

Exactly !!!
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Old 21.07.2016, 11:55
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Send them a bill for the use of your car for advertising their company?
Good luck with that.

Williamtell: I understand that you feel they mistreated you. Used car salesmen are like that. Drop them an email and complain, then move on. Life is too short.
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Old 21.07.2016, 12:49
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Re: Fraudulent car ads?

Deja vu?


Is there somewhere another thread complaining about this dealer? And something about them selling run of the mil beaters next to exotic metal?
Or was it about another dealer?
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Old 21.07.2016, 12:54
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I just noticed this today. The company that sold me my car almost two years ago is still advertising it on Autoscout.

http://www.autoscout24.ch/de/d/ferra...p%3d10%26r%3d5

Is this fraudulent advertisement?

The vendor, Carstar AG in Freienbach, is the worst and I had a terrible experience buying that exact car from them, but why oh why do they not take the ad down? I bought that car almost two years ago, and it is not theirs to sell.

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Old 21.07.2016, 13:04
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Re: Fraudulent car ads?

IIRC the dealer hadn't actually paid the warranty company and so it wasn't under warranty - and refused to pay out for repairs.

Either way - I'm really not sure what the beef it about. The dealer is just inflating their stock list by keep old adverts. If a punter calls up about THAT car the dealer will say it is unavailable and up-sell them into something else.

Storm in a teacup
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Old 21.07.2016, 14:33
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IIRC the dealer hadn't actually paid the warranty company and so it wasn't under warranty - and refused to pay out for repairs.

Either way - I'm really not sure what the beef it about. The dealer is just inflating their stock list by keep old adverts. If a punter calls up about THAT car the dealer will say it is unavailable and up-sell them into something else.

Storm in a teacup

Think I would be a bit miffed if they were still advertising a car for sale that I now own, in any case makes them look a bit shady in my opionion, so I wont be buying a Ferrari from them!!
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