Top Rated Seller Requirements

Top Rated Seller requirements:

Top rated Sellers are recognized by eBay as outstanding sellers who consistently deliver outstanding customer service. To meet eBay’s criteria for a top rated seller. By signing up with RevolutionParts you are automatically grated top seller status on all of your listings (with exceptions).


Then, once you're a Top Rated seller, your listings can qualify for additional benefits. If your listings offer same- or one-business-day handling plus a 30-day or longer return period with money back option, you get:

  • The Top Rated Plus seal () displayed prominently
  • A 20% discount on final value fees (this applies to the final item price only, not to shipping charges). For RevoluitonParts dealers your eBay final value fees goes from 10% down to 8%. 

Check your seller standards dashboard to see the details of your performance ratings.


  • Sales Requirements:
    • Must have 100 transactions with US buys over the most recent 12-month period. 
    • Must have at least $1,000 in sales with US buyer over the most recent 12-month period. 
  • Tracking Requirements:
    • Dealer must upload a valid tracking number within the promised handling time (24hours) for at least 90% of orders in the last 3 months.
      • 1 business day handling time & Same business day handling time allows you to upload tracking info up to one full business day
      • Handling time is measure in business days. Weekends and holidays are not counted towards you 24-hour turnaround time.
      • Exceptions: To read more on eBay’s Tracking exceptions click here!
  • Transaction Defect Rate: 
    • The defect rate is defined by eBay as the percentage of a seller’s transactions that have any of the following transaction-related defects
      • eBay Money Back Guarantee and PayPal Purchase Protection cases closed without seller resolution
      • Seller-initiated transaction cancellation
    • Top rates sellers can only have a 0.5% of transactions with one or more defects over the most recent evaluation period
    • For more on Transaction defect rate requirements and specifications click here!
  • eBay Money Back Guarantee and Paypal Purchase Protection:
    • Cases closed without seller resolution cannot exceed 0.30% of closed cases
  • Late Shipment Rate:
    • Dealer must have less than 3% of transactions with late shipping. If shipment is scanned by carrier within handling time the order is considered on time.

To learn more about eBay requirements to be a top seller please visit the top rated seller pages on eBay by clicking here. For all other questions please contact

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us by emailing or calling 480-779-7278!

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