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post #1 of 6 Old Dec 9th, 2008, 3:34 pm Thread Starter
 
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GPS (Garmin Zumo 550)

Has anyone purchased electronics from RS Electronics? Their pricing is anywhere from $200 to $600 under other competitors on the internet. Is this outfit legitimate? They claim the zumos are new, not refurbished, and in original boxes. Anyone? Please advise. Thanks
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post #2 of 6 Old Dec 9th, 2008, 3:47 pm
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sorry about that guys - guess i"ll have to blame this on being a newbie. Anyway the link is below. http://electronicsrs.com/product_inf...Path=39#nextag
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Re: GPS (Garmin Zumo 550)

If you buy, be sure to put it on a credit card as opposed to anything else like a debit card. If there is a problem, you will have the credit card taking your side with an almost instant credit back to your account as opposed to simply listing you as a one of may claims in a bankruptcy proceedings.

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Exclamation Re: GPS (Garmin Zumo 550) SCAM !!!

I went through the whole procedure of trying to purchase the zumo along with a xm antenna, filled out the profile, the shipping was rather high $30.00 but I went forward with the purchase, then when I got to the payment portion a screen popped up and said they had quit taking credit cards and would only accept payment via western union money order , Looks like a scam deal to me, fortunately I did not give any personal info that could be harmful............Kieth
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I too tried to order the item at $448.00 and when I got to the end, they said the minimum purchase was $500 and I would have to add to my order. At this point I cancelled the order. Thanks for your help and advice.
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