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Used Parts - Buyer Beware

I have enjoyed a perfect record of buying used parts from Pelicanites for many years, until the recession hit. In 2009 I had a rash of rip-offs, all 930 engine parts. The injury spans from simple non-delivery to sending pure junk that has been cannibalized and nothing more than a worthless shell remains. I just got hit again.

What methods do you use to protect yourself? I do credit cards when possible, paypal is useless and cash, well we know how that ends.
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RarlyL8 Motorsports / M&K Exhaust - 911/930 Exhaust Systems, Turbos, TiAL, CIS Mods/Rebuilds
'78 911SC Widebody, 930 engine, 915 Tranny, K27, SC Cams, RL8 Headers & GT3 Muffler. 350whp @ 0.75bar
Brian B. (256)536-9977 Service@MKExhaust Brian@RarlyL8
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