Finding a list of local cars for sale on Craigslist is accomplished by visiting the website, selecting the state and city, accessing the section for Cars+Trucks, then choosing the For Sale heading. The next steps are to define the search terms and click on interesting ads, according to Mahalo.com.
Find a list of cars for sale in your local area by going to the Craigslist website at craigslist.org. On the front page of Craigslist, select your state and hometown. This will take you to the home page for your town, where you select the "cars+trucks" link, which is found under the "for sale" section of the page. After that, you can select whether you want to see all the available cars or a selection of specific cars for sale by owner or by dealer.