Originally Posted by budmanv24
Thanks for all of the advice so far. I called eBay customer support tonight and was told "All bids made in the Real Estate and eBay Motors vehicles categories are considered non-binding." So I guess the lesson learned here is that there is no reason to pay the extra fee for a reserve since you don't have to sell your car at the end of the auction if you don't feel like it.
this is complete crap on the part of eBay. what the hell are non-binding bids?! their whole site, business model, and company is a complete joke then if they are doing auctions that are not really auctions.