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Advanced Search

Phrase Search

You can use quotation marks to search for a phrase:

“low miles”

Excluding Terms (filtering)

honda black -red

This search finds postings that have ‘honda’ and ‘black’ but not ‘red’.

“OR” Searches

honda | toyota

This search finds postings that have ‘honda’ or ‘toyota’ (or both).

Grouping

You can group terms together in parenthesis when queries are complicated:

red (toyota | honda) -2000 -2001

This finds listings that have ‘red’ and either ‘honda’ or ‘toyota’ (or both) but do not have 2000 or 2001.

Wildcards

hond* civ*

match “honda civic”, “honda civil”, etc.

wood floo*

matches “wood floors,” “wood flooring”, etc.

iphon*

matches “iphone,” “ipones,” “iphone5,” etc.

Use 2 or more characters before the * and none following it, e.g. “ip*d” will not work

source: craigslist help – advance search