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Old 05-28-2016, 11:51 AM   #1
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JamesDFRS - SCAMMER

Received a message from a user named JamesDFRS replying to my WTB post for a Tomei 80R exhaust. He photoshopped his name onto another users image. I reverse image searched his photo and found this.





http://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=72694

Do not buy from this scammer!
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Old 05-28-2016, 02:16 PM   #2
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whoa...good catch!
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Old 05-28-2016, 04:37 PM   #3
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oh wow, I would have never thought to check if the photo was legit or not lol. good catch
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Old 05-28-2016, 05:07 PM   #4
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Holy shit. That's a pretty convincing photoshop.

Thanks for the tip OP. Glad that guy's banned.
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Dear Scammer:

Please send me a PM. I'd like to send you a box of compost worms from my compost bin.

They are good at making things out of shit, which apparently you are also good at. You guys will be good friends.

Sincerely,

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I want to file copyright infringement lawsuit against this guy. Please contact me, JamesDFRS!
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How'd you "reverse image check? " I'd really like to know for future reference/checks
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Old 05-30-2016, 01:45 AM   #8
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Use google images. There's a button somewhere that will let you upload an image to search for.

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Holy crap I didn't even know that!! Thanks
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What a piece of shit.
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How'd you "reverse image check? " I'd really like to know for future reference/checks
If you're using Google Chrome, you can right click on any image to reverse image search. I don't do this out of habit, but the pictures he sent were questionable and suspicious.
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