$5 fee for "cars/trucks by dealer" ads in US as of 12/3 - FAQ

Q. How long will paid car/truck ads last? Can they be edited? Renewed? Reposted?

A. 30 days. Live ads can be edited. No renewals. Reposts are $5. (reposting paid listings)

Q. What forms of payments are accepted?

A. Visa, Mastercard, Amex

Q. Are volume discounts, flat rate, or monthly "all you can eat" plans available?

A. No. $5 per posting. One vehicle per ad.

Q. Can I purchase a block of postings in advance, e.g. 200 postings for $1000?

A. Yes, in selected US cities by paid account holders. Sign up, then call 415-399-5200 x8283.

Q. Is invoicing available?

A. Yes, for established customers who have recently purchased a $2000 (or larger) block of postings.

Q. Is a bulk posting API be available for high volume posters?

A. If you post 500 ads per month. Buy a $6000 block, then request bulk API access - 415-399-5200 x8283.

Q. Is a paid posting account required?

A. No, but they can be helpful for volume posters. Sign up here.

Q. Can I post ads for financial services, a website, an auction, or a dealership sale/promotion?

A. No - cars/trucks is for specific individual automobiles for sale. Services can be posted in the "automotive services" category.

Q. Can ads include clickable hyper links, templates, and external images?

A. No. Please include all relevant information for the specific vehicle being sold in the CL ad itself.

Q. Are paid ads subject to automated removal due to user flagging?

A. No. Flagged posts are reviewed by staff before any removals take place.

Q. What may happen if a dealer posts in "by owner" to avoid the fee.

A. Ad removal, account closure, other remedial actions. Please flag any dealer ads in "by owner."

Q. What if I have additional questions or want to comment?

A. Please direct questions and comments to our contact form.