eBay Motors Fee and Duration Changes Coming October 22

eBay announces changes to its U.S. eBay Motors site that will impact sellers who used the 21-day duration option in select categories.

Starting October 22, 2018, the  21-day duration option for fixed-price listings will no longer be available for the following eBay Motors categories:

  • Cars & Trucks
  • Motorcycles
  • Boats
  • Powersports
  • Other Vehicles & Trailers

Instead, eBay will offer a new 30-day listing duration option for fixed-price listings in these categories, which will cost sellers $50.

This price change applies to listings on the U.S. site only and sellers can find out more about the changes here.

No Changes to Parts & Accessories

This fee and duration changes will not impact the Parts & Accessories categories.

While Parts & Accessories once dominated the aftermarket online parts business, competitors such as Amazon and B2C sales by major aftermarket brands have taken a chunk out of eBay’s market share in parts and accessories.

eBay has added features such as on-demand repair manuals to try to minimize market share losses. And for Wheels and Tires it now offers options for sellers to add installation service near the buyer’s location.

READ MORE: eBay Motors Launches New Tools To Help Customers

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