If you own a classic car, there's a good chance you've bought and sold parts on Craigslist. As a modern-day forum for classified ads, it's fantastic. How else would you be able to find a cast iron dual-quad intake manifold or Pontiac OHC inline-six within a few hundred miles of your home? Because it's Internet-based, Craigslist, like eBay, opens up your search possibilities in a way that was never possible with the old paper classifieds. You can find nearly anything, nearly anywhere.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/03/19/how-to-avoid-getting-scammed-on-craigslist