| Category: Creating an Ad|
What information will I need to place in an ad?
You will need:
- Type and year of vehicle
- A list of your vehicle's standard and optional equipment
- Your email address and phone number
- Your asking price
- Your vehicle's mileage
- The 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and license plate number.
- A digital photo of the vehicle for sale (optional)
How can I make changes to my ad?
Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org with your changes, and we'll update the ad for you.
|How many words can my ad be?
Please limit your ad to 55 words or less.
What is a VIN?
A Vehicle Identification Number, or VIN, is used to describe and identify motor vehicles. The VIN encodes the vehicle's year, make, model, body, engine style, and unique serial number. The VIN is located on the driver's side of the dashboard where it meets the windshield.
|Why do we request a VIN?
CFCU is currently offering to reimburse the cost of one unlimited CARFAX report for $24.99 if the buyer finances their vehicle with a CFCU Auto Loan. The VIN is needed in order to obtain a CARFAX Vehicle History Report.
Should I add a photo of my car?
Adding a photo is optional, but to improve your chances of selling your car, you are encouraged to email a digital photograph of the car with your ad to email@example.com
|How do I add a photo of my car?
Email a digital photograph of your car to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Size your photo to 300 pixels wide by145 pixels high. Crop the photo sot hat your car is centered and clearly visible. Lastly, make sure that your file is saved in GIF or JPEG format. You can easily convert your photo (Save As) into one of these formats before you email your photo.
| Category: Customer Service|
Who can I contact if I have more questions about CFCU's Classified Ads?
| Category: General Information|
How much does it cost to place an ad?
We put sellers and potential buyers together through this website, just like any other classified ads. For only $5.95, a seller can run an ad for up to 60 days. It's FREE for buyers to search and purchase vehicles through our classified ads.
Can non-CFCU members sell cars through CFCU's website?
Yes, non-CFCU members are welcome to sell their car through our website as well. Members of Chevron Federal Credit Union benefit from many excellent financial services and great, low rates. If you're interested, find out more about CFCU membership!
|Can non-CFCU members buy a car through CFCU's website?|
Yes, non-CFCU members are welcome to buy cars through our classified ads. As a credit union, CFCU provides members with excellent rates and options for financing their purchase. Find out more about our membership qualifications and apply online to join thousands who have taken advantage of our great auto loan rates. Take a look at our loan rates.
How do I find out if I'm eligible to join CFCU?
Learn more about our membership qualifications. You can also check out our eligibility list to see if you're eligible through your place of employment. If you don't see your place of employment on the eligibility list, please call us at 800-232-8101.
How do buyers contact me?
List your email address and/or your phone number as part of your classified ad so a prospective buyer can contact you.
How soon will my ad appear in the Classified Ads?
It takes about one business day from when you submit your ad, before your car listing will appear. If you choose to submit a digital photo with your ad, your ad will be placed within 72 hours.
How long will my ad run in the Classified Ads?
Your ad will run for up to 60 days after it is posted or until the car is sold, whichever comes first. If you’d like to have your vehicle listed for more than 60 days, please resubmit your ad in addition to the renewal payment of $5.95.
How do I remove my car from the Classified Ads after it is sold?
Simply email email@example.com
to notify us that your car has sold. We'll mark your car as sold and remove the email links. Your car ad will be removed from the site approximately 10 days after we receive your notification.