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Old 10-05-2009, 11:45 AM
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Ebay Parts Beware!

Some genius on ebay is hawking a pair of knock-off Euro headlamps and calling them "OEM:"

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/77-85-MERCEDES-W123-EURO-SPEC-HEADLIGHTS-OEM-82-83-84_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp3286Q2ec0Q2em14QQhashZitem20ad3d72abQQitemZ140345438891QQptZMotorsQ5fC arQ5fTruckQ5fPartsQ5fAccessories
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Old 10-05-2009, 11:51 AM
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He carefully words in "OEM Quality"
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Old 10-05-2009, 12:01 PM
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But at the very top of his ad, he says "77-85 MERCEDES W123 EURO SPEC HEADLIGHTS OEM 82 83 84"

And it's the first line that always hooks you.
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Old 10-05-2009, 02:58 PM
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OEM has no meaning on eBay.
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:14 PM
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OEM has no meaning on eBay.
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