Selling a car on CarGurus

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If you are a private seller you can list your car on CarGurus for free! You will never be asked to enter your payment information unless you are purchasing a featured listing placement or using our Secure Transaction services.

How can I sell my car on CarGurus?

To list your car for sale, click on the Sell My Car tab at the top of the home page and follow the prompts. The easiest way to enter your vehicle information is to input your VIN. We will fill out the rest!

You can use our pricing tool to make sure you listing is competitive in your market. 

Once your listing is complete, you can access your listing details, edit photos and price, and close or renew the ad directly from your "My Cars for Sale" page.

How long does it take to list a car? 

Your listing will only take a few minutes to process and will be available for prospective buyers' searches soon after completion! Please note however that you may be required to verify that you are in possession of your car. This process may take up to two full business days.

How long do I have to sell my car?

Keep in mind that listings do expire after thirty days. However, a reminder will be sent when the expiration date is approaching and sellers can choose to extend their listing at any time! Sellers will also be able to re-open their listing within thirty days of the closing date before they are archived.

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