Below is the e-mail I recieved from the supposed seller. Seems more and more like a scam to me, especially now that others are reporting the eBay account has been hacked...
Let's all spam him, [email protected]
--- [email protected]
> Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2003 00:43:07 +0100
> From: [email protected]
> Subject: Re: Question from eBay Member
> To: [email protected]
> First you have to know that I want to sell directly.
> Here are the details you need about the transaction:
> -The bike is located in Vienna Austria.
> -The shipping is through FedEx(or another mail
> career if you want) and it takes 4 days. I will pay
> for all shipping costs.
> - For the payment I use Western Union wire transfer
> ,but because I know that is difficult to send the
> money to someone before you receive the product I
> will teach you how to make the payment so that you
> feel safe.When you make the transfer you send the
> money on a different name then my name,a name you
> will choose( a friend's name,your wife's
> name,etc)but send the money in Austria.After you
> complete the transfer you send me the details:
> -sender name,
> -receiver name(the name you put)
> -and the money transfer control number(MTCN)
> With this details I will be able to verify if the
> transfer is correct
> but I won