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  Topic: 21 window deluxe worth $12,500?? Would I be paying too much
John Snell

Replies: 30
Views: 3712

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri May 31, 2019 6:56 pm   Subject: Re: 21 window deluxe worth $12,500?? Would I be paying too much
Mmmmm.... Yes. 'Would not be paying too much. Laughing
  Topic: laszlo805 - [email protected] - Laszlo
John Snell

Replies: 9
Views: 550

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:49 am   Subject: Re: laszlo805 - [email protected] - Laszlo
Laszlo805 was a huge help to me! I had been looking for several years for a January 1957 bus wheel and he took the time to dig through his wheel pile and find one for me and sent it my way at a very ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:15 pm   Subject: It's him
Every step of that scam is exactly the same as the guy I delt with for days. I have had many people try to scam me over the years, but they all use a different approach. Uncle dying, him flying into t ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:44 pm   Subject: That's him alright.
This is definitely him by the way. I recognize exactly that entire scenario. Ugh. Thanks for posting. I still haven't gotten the $7k I lost to this f#&%[email protected] back, but hopefully no one else falls int ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Tue Sep 06, 2011 10:55 am   Subject: Yep. I was scammed by Alfiler unfortunately...
Yeah, I was taken by this jerk that is now arrested. I have 100% positive feedback SELLING, but my BUYING hasn't gone perfectly. I lost a big chunk of money to this scam artist.

Anyway, he is in j ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Fri Feb 11, 2011 2:33 pm   Subject: How is it possible to be taken for $7 you ask?
There were several unfortunate coincidences that played together with this scammer. My Uncle also fixes up old VWs for a living. When I told him of this 23 Window in a very small town outside of the T ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 3:30 am   Subject: Not a muppet. What out for ASISLO ALFILER 23 window bus scam
This guy is a professional. It starts with a small amount down and then he takes you for an emotional roller coaster. It was a green 1961 23 window vw bus from a craig's list ad. I asked for documents ...
  Topic: Fraud alert - Allen Alfiler
John Snell

Replies: 453
Views: 110331

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 3:18 am   Subject: Lost $7000 to Asislo Alfiler
Urgh. Green 23 window vw bus. three days of absolute nightmare and loss. Craigs list scam by Asislo Alfiler
  Topic: Craig's list green 23 window scam!
John Snell

Replies: 3
Views: 1232

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 5:50 pm   Subject: Craig's list green 23 window scam!
I was just taken for $7000. Ad on craig's list for a '61 23 window bus. Asking $4500. Scammer is named Asislo Alfiler. Ads are all over the internet. I have photos if you want to compare...
  Topic: Official 1959 - 1963 15 window count thread
John Snell

Replies: 566
Views: 121920

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Mar 09, 2010 3:38 pm   Subject: two 1961s and a '59
Cool idea for a thread Tony. I've owned a '59 and this is my second '61 but I've
been out "hunting" them for over two years and I was surprised how few were
available once I started look ...
  Topic: ~VWBum~ Veronica Garcia [email protected]
John Snell

Replies: 27
Views: 5409

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Thu Apr 17, 2008 3:17 pm   Subject: Good Seller!
Thanks for the delux trim pieces. They'll look great on my '59 15 window. They arrived today and I just sent payment 4 days ago! So thanks.

So let's hear it for 15 window busses!! (I'm sure that ch ...
  Topic: 59 mango PICS
John Snell

Replies: 52
Views: 5566

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun May 13, 2007 3:55 pm   Subject: mango Green bus
HEY! Nice to see the photos. I like saving the busses, not parting them. I have a '61 so if you need to look at something as an example, I'm only 45 miles away in Mpls.

It'd be cool to get it back ...
  Topic: Looking for Door Panel Ideas
John Snell

Replies: 6
Views: 1720

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 1:03 am   Subject: Custom Ghia Panels
I have a set of custom door panels that I'm replacing with original style on a Ghia I'm restoring. YOu can see a photo of them on my web site. The pass side is nearly perfect--the driver's side is rip ...
  Topic: Stainless Ghia bumpers
John Snell

Replies: 752
Views: 178140

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 12:59 am   Subject: Rechroming
I got a local estimate (in 2003) for $250 for rechroming a ghia bumper and that included straitening. I haven't taken the company up on the deal yet, but I have to go get a '73 Ghia bumper chromed and ...
 
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