Frequently Asked Questions on How To Sell Your Corvette on UsedCorvettesForSale.com
How To Post an Ad
To post a new ad to Used Corvette for Sale.com to sell your Corvette, you
must first be a registered user. User registration is easy and
quick. Simply click on the Register Link
provided on the menu on the left to enter the requested information.
While your e-mail address is required to post an ad, it is never
revealed to anyone responding to your ad unless you reply directly
to a reply that someone has sent through ad.
Please make sure that you use a working e-mail address. If you
provide a wrong e-mail you will not be able to receive replies.
Try to avoid using free e-mail (hotmail, etc.) because these
accounts have a limited quota and it is possible to go over this
and not receive your mail.
Please test your ad by sending a reply to yourself after placing
your ad. Some Internet providers may block e-mail thinking that
it is spam.
Once you complete the registration form you will be prompted
to login. After you login click on the "Place Ad" link.
You will then fill out the details of your Corvette for sale.
Required fields are in bold. The first selection is for
Corvette generation. This determines what category your ad will
be placed in. Categories are broken down by Corvette Generation.
(C1=1953-1962) (C2=1963-1967) (C3=1968-1982)
(C4=1984-1996) (C5=1997-2004) (C6=2005-2013) (C7=2014-2017)
After submitting the form you will be prompted to choose any
extras and to make payment for your ad. Payment is currently
excepted using all major credit cards or e-check through paypal.com.
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How Much Does it Cost to Place
Ads are only $19.95 and run for 6 months from posting
date or until your Corvette is sold *(see
below). If you would like your Corvette featured on the home
page of the site the cost is $39.95 and will stay featured for
a minimum of 30 days. All ads include posting of up to ten
photographs of your Vette and all ads will stay listed for
6 months from posting date, until sold *(see
below) or until you remove the ad. If you are a Corvette
Dealer you may be interested in our Dealer
Program which offers savings on multiple Corvette ads.
There are no hidden costs and no commission required after selling
How Long Will My Ad Run?
All ads will run for 6 months from posting date or until sold.
Free renewal. If your Corvette has still not sold after
6 months you can contact us and request
to have your ad renewed for an additional month for free (please
include your ad#). You can request to have your ad renewed
each month for free until your car is sold. If you do not
request a free extension your ad will automatically expire and
will automatically be deleted. If your ad was deleted because
you did not request a renewal we will not be able to reinstate
your ad for free. Please remove
your ad once your Corvette has sold. Please help to
keep this site up to date.
Do I Need to Register?
You do not need to register to view ads or to reply to ads.
You will need to register to use some of the features of this
web site. Registration is free. As a registered user, you may
use the following features of our classifieds.
The "My Garage" feature of our system allows
you to add specific ads you choose to a "personal page"
which may be retrieved in the future. It is useful when you
are attempting to "compare" several ads posted to
The Auto-Notify feature allows you to set up a personal
search agent that will automatically send you new ads that
match the keywords that you define.
All information on the registration form is required. Your info
will only be used for operation of this site and will not be
shared with anyone.
your personal information, please read the Privacy
Policy for UsedCorvetteForSale.com.
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Can I Include Photos in My
You can include up to 20 photos of your Corvette at no
extra charge. You can upload 3 photos of your car at one
time with a total of 20. The image type must be in the jpeg or
gif format, have a file size no larger than 80000 bytes. (Jpegs
are better for photos.)
with photos get viewed much more than ads without photos so please
try to provide a picture of your Corvette.
How To Upload a Photo
After submitting your Corvette for sale and making your payment
you can edit your ad and upload up to 20 photos, 3 at a time.
Click on "My Account" and login if not all ready logged
in. Click on "edit" to bring up your ad for editing.
Scroll down to bottom of ad where you will find three upload
boxes with buttons labeled "Browse". Click the "Browse"
button and you will see a dialog box pop up which will allow
you to browse your hard drive and locate the image you wish to
upload. Once you have selected your images, you will see the
path to the image in the text area. Now just click "Update
Ad" at the bottom of ad to upload the images. If your images
are very large this could take a few minutes depending on your
Internet connection. The system will automatically resize your
images to proper size.
The only file types which may be uploaded are *.gif and *.jpg
files. This is the standard image type for use on the Internet.
(Jpegs are better for photos.)
If you have any problems uploading your photos try to upload
one photo at a time. If you still have problems you can reply
to the e-mail that you received when you registered and attach
them or you can contact us and someone
will help you post them.
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Can I Make Changes To My Ad?
You can make changes to your ad whenever you want. To edit an
existing ad you have posted to the system, you must be logged
into the site. Click the "Edit Ad" link on the left
menu and login with your username and password.
When logged in, you will be presented with your "Member
Account Page" which contains a list of options. Select the
option to "Edit Ad". Make any changes and click the
"Update Ad" button at the bottom of the ad. Your changes
will take place immediately.
If you wish to make any changes to your contact information
select the "Profile" link from the top menu of your
"Member Account Page".
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How Will Potential Buyers Contact
Buyers will contact you through the information that you submit (phone
number, e-mail) when you register. UsedCorvettesForSale.com
uses a Privacy Mail feature which protects your e-mail address. Instead
of displaying your e-mail address in the ad, a "Reply to
Ad" link is displayed. The person replying to the ad then
sees a form and clicks on a submit button to send their reply
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What Do I Do When My Corvette
When you sell your Corvette you can delete your ad at anytime
by logging in, clicking the "edit/delete" link, clicking
the "Delete Ad" button at the top of ad. You may also
use our contact form including your
ad number and someone will remove your ad for you.
Ads posted to UsedCorvettesforsale.com are organized by Corvette
generation. Clicking on a Corvette Generation link will take
you to a list of ads currently posted to that area. Only a certain
number of ads are listed per page. There will be a "Next"
link displayed if there are more ads. Newest ads are always on
top. You can resort the results by using the links at the top
You can also use the "Find Your Corvette" dropdown
to quickly find all Corvettes of a particular year or use the
To view individual ad details, click on the photo of the ad
listed. You will then be presented with the full ad listing as
posted. Click the "thumbnail" photos if available to
enlarge the photos.
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You can use the Quick Search feature at the top of all pages
to quickly located a Corvette for sale using a keyword search.
You can also use the "Advanced Search" link located
at the top next to the Quick Search to perform a more extensive
search of ads. On the advanced search page you will be able to
search for particular features like color, body type, price range,
State or zip code radius.
Replying To An Ad
UsedCorvettesForSale.com uses a blind e-mail reply system where you must reply to a specific
ad using a contact form by clicking the "Reply To Ad"
link. We will not release a registered user's e-mail address
for you to directly reply to an ad. The owner of the ad has the
option of including a phone number and they may also include
their e-mail directly in the ad info.
*We log all replies sent to our users to help reduce spam, abusive
replies and fraud. When you reply to an ad, your e-mail address
that you enter, your ip address, remote host name, date and time
are logged for our records. We do not release this information
to any third parties but will use it to investigate any report
of spam or abuse and may disclose this information to third parties
who can assist in taking action against any third party who uses
the system or replies to ads in a spamming, abusive or fraudulent
We encourage all users to report fraud attempts, abuse or spam
to our system administrator. Please include the reply message
you have received and any other details regarding the abuse/spam
and send your complaint to the administrator.
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Other Website Features
The "My Garage" feature of our system allows you to
add specific ads you choose to a "personal page" which
may be retrieved in the future. It is useful when you are attempting
to "compare" several ads posted to the system. You
must register to use "My Garage". Registration is free.
The Auto-Notify feature allows you to set up a personal search
agent that will automatically send you new ads that match the
keywords that you define. You must register to use Auto-notify.
Registration is free.
Sending An Ad To A Friend
To send a friend a copy of an ad, simply click the link on the
bottom left of the ad detail page titled "Send to a Friend".
You will be presented with a page to complete your name and e-mail
address as well as your friend's name and e-mail address. An
e-mail from you will be sent directly to your friend with a link
to the ad you found.
Clicking this link will present you with a printable flyer of
the ad you are viewing. If ad details are too long it may print
on more than one page.
View sellers other ads
This will show you a page with all ads that are posted to the
site from the same user who posted the ad you are viewing. If
the user is a Featured Dealer
there will be a heading or banner on top of listings giving your
more info on the dealership.
When viewing ad details page there will be a "Map It"
link next to the City field in Seller Info. This link will open
a map on Yahoo and show you approximately where the Corvette
For Sale is located depending upon how much info the seller has
provided. This will only work for USA address and is not always
If the seller has a web site that contains more info on their
Corvette for sale there will be a link in the "Seller Info"
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