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Published: February 19 2007, 1:49:00 PMUpdated: November 28 2020, 3:20:18 PM

How to add a Motors Local Market Listing? 

 Summary  

 eBay Motors Local Market Listing is a new subscription-based service that enables auto dealers to easily upload and list their entire used-car lot for one low price.

   To add local market listings,  you need to list the item with the following properties:

  • Specify Local listing distance with  Item.LocalListingDistance property.
  • Specify Location of the vehicle with the Item.PostalCode property.
  • Specify one picture in the PictureDetails container.
  • Item.ListingType property must be set to either "FixedPrice" or "LeadGeneration" (for Best Offer Only listings).


Detailed Description

Here is the example of AddItem request for Motors Local Market listing.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<AddItemRequest xmlns="urn:ebay:apis:eBLBaseComponents">
  <RequesterCredentials>
    <eBayAuthToken>TOKEN </eBayAuthToken>
  </RequesterCredentials>
  <WarningLevel>High</WarningLevel>
  <Item>
    <CategoryMappingAllowed>true</CategoryMappingAllowed>
    <Country>US</Country>
    <Currency>USD</Currency>
    <Description>Post-1981 Motors listing</Description>
    <ListingDuration>Days_30</ListingDuration>
    <ListingType>Chinese</ListingType>
    <Location>San Jose, CA</Location>
    <PaymentMethods>PayPal</PaymentMethods>
    <PayPalEmailAddress>sampleseller@ebay.com</PayPalEmailAddress>
    <PaymentDetails>
      <HoursToDeposit>48</HoursToDeposit>
      <DaysToFullPayment>7</DaysToFullPayment>
    </PaymentDetails>
    <PrimaryCategory>
      <CategoryID>6427</CategoryID>
    </PrimaryCategory>
    <ListingType>LeadGeneration</ListingType>
    <BestOfferDetails>
      <BestOfferEnabled>true</BestOfferEnabled>
    </BestOfferDetails>
    <PostalCode>95125</PostalCode>
    <ListingDetails>
      <LocalListingDistance>100</LocalListingDistance>
    </ListingDetails>
    <PictureDetails>
      <GalleryURL>http://i14.ebayimg.com/02/i/08/1c/17/28_12.JPG?set_id=100D</GalleryURL>
      <PictureURL>http://i14.ebayimg.com/02/i/08/1c/17/28_12.JPG?set_id=100D</PictureURL>
    </PictureDetails>
     <Quantity>1</Quantity>
    <Site>eBayMotors</Site>
    <StartPrice currencyID="USD">2000.00</StartPrice>
    <Title>eBay Motors Local Listing title value</Title>
       <AttributeSetArray>
      <AttributeSet attributeSetID="1137">
        <Attribute attributeID="10246">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>94 Trans Am Red Auto Frame-Off Restored  HOT</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10241">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>MaxLength 12</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="38">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>19940000</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-5</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10236">
          <!-- VIN for Pontiac; displayed as VIN Number field in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>1B3HB78K17D197390</ValueLiteral>
            <!--      <ValueLiteral>2G2FV22P8RXXXXXXX</ValueLiteral>-->
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="85">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>100343</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10719">
          <Value>
            <!-- Red -->
            <ValueID>2375</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10720">
          <Value>
            <ValueID>2288</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10718">
          <Value>
            <!-- 8 -->
            <ValueID>1032</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="25846">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>2.5 liters</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10239">
          <Value>
            <!-- Automatic -->
            <ValueID>10427</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10240">
          <!-- Number of doors; displayed as "2 doors or more" in Doors field in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- 2 -->
            <ValueID>1026</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10244">
          <!-- Condition; displayed as Condition field in Item Specifics;
               also can be shown in search results on Web site -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Used -->
            <ValueID>10426</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10242">
          <Value>
            <!-- Vehicle has an existing warranty (specify details in Description) -->
            <ValueID>10721</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10243">
          <!-- Type of vehicle title; displayed as Title field in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Clear (most titles) -->
            <ValueID>10448</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10245">
          <Value>
            <!-- Vehicle has been inspected (specify details in  Description) -->
            <ValueID>-13</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="39705">
          <!-- Fuel Type; displayed as Fuel Type field in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Gasoline -->
            <ValueID>39827</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10734">
          <!-- Deposit Type; appears in Shipping, payment details and return policy
               section of View Item -->
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>1</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10733">
          <Value>
            <ValueLiteral>1000.00</ValueLiteral>
            <ValueID>-3</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="214">
          <!-- Seller Guarantee -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Not Offered -->
            <ValueID>31488</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="10446">
          <!-- Options; appears in Options list in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- CD Player -->
            <ValueID>10431</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="25918">
          <!-- Safety Features; appears in Options list in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Driver Airbag -->
            <ValueID>10435</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
        <Attribute attributeID="25919">
          <!-- Power Options; appears in Options list in Item Specifics -->
          <Value>
            <!-- Air conditioning -->
            <ValueID>10430</ValueID>
          </Value>
        </Attribute>
      </AttributeSet>
    </AttributeSetArray>
  </Item>
</AddItemRequest>


Additional Resources

   Documentation: Local Market Listing

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