on 07-08-2012 06:20 AM
I bought an item & paid for it through pay pal , only then E bay sends me a message saying item has been removed. E bay says not to pay for item cancel check or call your credit card company well thats fine but i paid with pay pal now its out of E bays hands & i have to deal with it ,not right , seller sends E mail with tracking # that can't be tracked contacted seller again he said same thing to wait 4 days after disspute date wound be cancelled , how convenient looked seller up they are no longer a member , they were a member for one day this is obviously a scam why didn't E bay remove this before item was sold ! bad business !!!!!!!!!!!
on 07-08-2012 06:40 AM
Ignore the 'advice' to call eBay..
More details about what to do are here:
"What to do if you don't receive an item or it doesn't match the seller's description"
on 07-08-2012 09:18 AM
silverstrad has given you the correct answer.
If you click Customer Support (top right of any page) and type "what to do if an item i purchased is reemoved by ebay" on the search line, then select "The item I was buying was removed," then follow the prompts, you will be advised to open an eBay Buyer Protection case for Item Not Receivef.
on 07-08-2012 09:05 AM
File your dispute with Paypal, not Ebay. If Ebay has removed it they also removed their record of it.
But you have protection through Paypal. If your item does not arrive within a reasonable time, go to the PAYPAL resolution center and file an Item Not Received complaint.