[NTLK] Extremely negative experience dealing with Newtonsales.com
Robert Dylan Stewart
robertdylanstewart at gmail.com
Sat Apr 30 14:46:06 EDT 2011
To provide a bit of a counterpoint, I bought a replacement eMate display cable from Ferdi a while ago. The transaction was smooth. It had the problem Frank describes (slightly too narrow; have to be careful when locking it in to be sure the pins contact properly), but the cable worked perfectly otherwise. Revived my little brother's eMate.
Robert D. Stewart AC5ZH
On Apr 30, 2011, at 10:15 AM, Aaron FRANK wrote:
> Just a short warning to anyone considering doing business with Newtonsales.com /
> knowledgenavigator at gmail.com
> I purchased a Newton from Ferdi Ozguner via eBay last December. The item which I
> received was completely different from the eBay sales listing -- it was not the
> model advertised, it was not in mint condition, and it didn't work properly.
> The seller was very condescending and insulting when I raised a claim.
> Ultimately, PayPal ruled that I could return the item for a full refund.
> I returned the item with a tracking number under Canadapost -- the tracking
> number, and a Canadapost investigation, both confirmed that the item was
> successfully delivered.
> Since then, Mr. Ozguner has continued to dispute the item's return, and he and
> PayPal have referred the case to a collection agency. I find this unbelievable
> -- I returned the item ahead of the deadline, which Canadapost verified.
> Obviously, this gentleman is anything but, and behaves vindictively whenever
> anyone questions his ethics of selling items which do not match the sales
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