Quick Answer: Can You Unbid On EBay?

When you place a bid on eBay, you are committing to buy that item.

This means that you cannot easily unbid on eBay.

You can retract your bid on eBay, however, if you meet certain criteria.

It is also possible to unbid if you accidentally bid the wrong amount or if you can’t reach the seller after the auction.

How do you retract a bid on eBay?

To withdraw older bids, contact the seller. To retract a bid on an eBay item: Go to My eBay > Settings > Bids/Offers. Select the bid you want to cancel and choose the reason for your retraction from the dropdown menu.

What happens if you don’t pay eBay bid?

Buyers who don’t pay may have unpaid items recorded on their accounts. An unpaid item will be recorded on the buyer’s account when the seller receives a final value fee credit. If you have excessive unpaid items on your account, eBay may limit or end your ability to buy.

Can eBay auctions be Cancelled?

You can end your auction listing early, if: There are no bids yet on your item. There are bids on your item and you don’t want to sell it to the highest bidder, but there are 12 or more hours left in the listing. In this situation, you’ll need to cancel all active bids before you can end your listing.