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Car shopping online

When I was shopping for a used car recently, there were a couple websites that made my search a lot easier:

  1. Select your region.
  2. Under for sale, click cars+trucks.
  3. (Optional) Enter the name of a make or model you're looking for (e.g., Jetta).
  4. Enter your min and max price.
  5. Click Search.
To automatically monitor this search as an RSS feed:
  1. Scroll down to the bottom. In the right corner, click RSS.
  2. Copy the URL from the address bar.
  3. Paste the URL into your RSS reader.

AutoTrader's Find Your Car
Enter the criteria for the car you're looking for.
Click Search.

To repeat this search:
  1. Copy the URL from the address bar.
  2. Paste the URL into your browser at any point in the future. It will re-run your search and return current listings.
To get email updates (AutoTrader doesn't provide RSS feeds):
  1. On your search results page, click Set up this Alert.
  2. Create an AutoTrader account.
  3. Customize your alert.


D legal said…
Was just browsing the web and came across your post and thought you may be interested in my website is an automobile search engine with 1.5 million cars from all across North America.


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