PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
chrystal skye
 
Comments: 31
Article views: 3609
 
 
Latest Badges:

 
View all chrystal skye's badges.
 

Car scam warning

18 November 2012, 08:58
Yesterday I received an email from a stranger asking me if I wanted a free car. Well I wrote back, to the email address provided and suspecting it was a scam awaited a reply from them.Below is the answer I received, Please all out there this is a scam. They want your money and I don't think there is a car involved.
From: Cobus WoolleyDate: 2012/11/17 11:33:08 AMTo: Subject: 2005 TOYOTA RUNX White 140i RT, 5 Doors, Price 
R30,000      
Hello, Thanks for your message regarding my car.Im verry sorry for 
the lateof my reply. My car is still available, in a very good condition 
and everything is running well. I bought the car in South Africa inside Pretoria with high price , the car is still registered in South Africa. I know that it will suprise you that i'm selling the car with this cheap price but the fact is that for a cogent reason I'm not selling the car anymore, I'm giving it away on donation . I have found a new job out of South Africa since 2 months and im rightnow in West Africa precisly in Republic of Benin with the car but the constitution here does not allow the Right Hand Drive car, that is a problem that I have so I decided to give the car away to anybody whocan ship the car back to South Africa and take care of it well. All i want is that you will pay me back the money that I spent to bring the car here R12,000 when the car arrive in your city in South  Africa. If you are ready to take the car, I have contacted a TransportCompany here and they said the shipping cost to south africa is R18,000 and it will take only four days for them to deliver the car inyour city with all the cars paper works in order. So the total cost that you will spend for the car is R30,000(Price on the ad). If you are ok with the situation explained above and ready to pay this price please contact the transport company to have more details about the transport and the delivery service of the car in your city inside South Africa. Here is the Transport Company contact: ELT TRANSPORT Email: ecolinetransport@fastservice.com Tel : 0022995163749  Here is the car details: Condution: UsedManufactuer: ToyotaYear: 2005Milleage: 180,000 kmEngine Zise: 1398 ccFuel: PetrolTransission: ManualDoors: 5Colour: White•FWDAircon,power steering,radio cd,remote central 
locking,aircon,airbags,alarm   Please get back to me once you contact the company for any 
help orclarification. Thanks Cobus Woolley

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.
 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
31 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Bheki Dlamini
Skills development versus off-the...

I have been away from this platform for a while now and the recent stats on the country’s youth skills prompted this post. Read more...

7 comments 441 views
Submitted by
hzcummi
The Truth of Genesis: Another App...

Over 4 billion years ago, Yehovah created the Sun, the Moon, other planets, and other solar systems and galaxies.  Read more...

29 comments 582 views
Submitted by
Lee Grandmaison
Clearing up some misconceptions a...

In debates about GMOs, many people bring up the Farmer Assurance Provision and seem to misunderstand the nature of the act and its effects on lawsuits against biotech companies such as Monsanto.  Read more...

3 comments 217 views
Submitted by
ohomen171
Getting Back A Small Part of My L...

Sometimes small bureaucratic battles fought for years and having a good outcome make one feel wonder.  Read more...

5 comments 265 views
Submitted by
MikeHampton
DA & EFF Stand Together

The DA, EFF and smaller parties were real opposition when they acted together by walking out of South Africa's Parliament yesterday. Read more...

6 comments 400 views
Submitted by
MikeHampton
DA Secrecy: The Death of Our Citi...

My dreams for South Africa, and my place in the arms of her future, were seriously challenged when the death of apartheid was replaced by the ANC's anti-white autocracy. Read more...

6 comments 280 views

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

Junior sales representative - Cape Town

Cape Town CBD
Mpumalanga Personnel & Training Consultants

Analyst

Cape Town
Communicate Cape Town Finance

Junior Electronics Technician

Cape Town Northern Suburbs
Communicate Cape Town Engineering
R280 000 - R360 000 Per Year

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Pre-order your iPhone 6 at kalahari.com

Hurry and pre-order your own iPhone 6 now at SA’s favourite online store!

Bargain box – 60% off

Reduced prices, very limited stock. While stocks last. Hurry and shop now!

Mind blow low prices on electronics

Get either the Prestigio multiphone or Proline tablet 7” tablet for only R699. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off Barbie toys

Save 30% on all Barbie toys and accessories. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Baby extravanganza month at kalahari.com

Celebrate baby month with a wide range of awesome baby products. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now.

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on your iPhone Get News24 headlines on your iPhone.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

Calais Website keywords automated by OpenCalais.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2014 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.