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Alert – calltimtim – Ebay Fake Flash Seller

Posted by KittyFireFlash on October 30, 2008

calltimtim has been identified as an eBay seller of Counterfeit flash drives. Based in China, the first report against this powerseller can came to SOSFakeFlash in July 2008. This seller sold fake 32GB flash drives. There is also an indication in negative and neutral feedback that memory cards from this seller are fake as well. If you bought any flash drive from this seller, do not use unless you have tested and confirm the advertised capacity.

To see calltimtim’s negative feedback Please Click Here

October 26th, 2008 – we have 2 eBay listings confirmed fake.

These are the models sold under the eBay seller calltimtim All are confirmed as Counterfeit, recorded with eBayer ID and eBay Item Number – Standard Procedure. Presented as listed at auction. Counterfeit items tied to criminal activity enjoy no protection. If you bought one of these usb fake flash drives from calltimtim, you should test immediately with the software H2testw 1.4 . Do not store any important data on the drive until you can confirm you have the advertised capacity (minus formatting overhead).

These are the 32 GB Models sold by calltimtim

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Should your drive not report the true advertised capacity:

  1. Immediately attempt to move any data you have stored on the drive to another source. Be advised if you have stored more than the reported size from H2testw 1.4, you will not be able to recover it all – you can expect to see errors in the copy back.
  2. Immediately report to eBay and PayPal to add your voice against this seller.

If the eBay Item number has disappeared from your won list. Please go to PayPal and search through your transactions for the approximate time frame of your purchase. You will find the details of your transaction and ebay item number. PayPal keeps this information for a long time. Use the email address:

PayPalComplaint

Please include:

  1. PayPal Transaction Number
  2. Ebay Item Number
  3. Date Of PayPal Transaction
  4. Date Of eBay Item Listing
  5. Your eBayer Id
  6. Cite eBay Seller calltimtim
  7. The results from your testing with H2testw 1.4
  8. Any information concerning data loss and it’s value to you

You are to inform them you wish to be part of the investigation against this seller and are adding yourself to the evidence. You expect to be fully refunded for the purchase and shipping and if you can prove data loss compensation for it as well. Furthermore, it is a fact that PayPal and eBay are aware of cases pouring in. You are invited to copy:

sos-email

on your correspondence.

4 Responses to “Alert – calltimtim – Ebay Fake Flash Seller”

  1. john daruos said

    calltimtim seller is listed as deregistered on this site, but he is still selling fakes on Ebay.

  2. […] calltimtim investigated by SOSFakeFlash, sold fake (false capacity) 32GB usb flash pendrives on eBay. An alert was issued on the internet on October 30th, 2008. See Alert – calltimtim – Ebay Fake Flash Seller […]

  3. Alan said

    This calltimtim is a scammer. I have bought items from him from ebay and he never send me the items. A scammer be AWARE.

  4. […] calltimtim […]

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