SMS Terms of Service

  1. CarGurus will only send you an SMS message when you explicitly request it.

  2. You can prevent CarGurus from sending you SMS messages at any time. Just text "STOP" to (647) 560-0902. After you send the SMS message "STOP", CarGurus will send you an SMS message to confirm that your request has been processed. After this, you will no longer receive these SMS messages.

    If you want to be able to receive SMS messages from CarGurus again, just text "START" to (647) 560-0902.

  3. If at any time you forget what keywords are supported, just text "HELP" to (647) 560-0902. After you send the SMS message "HELP", CarGurus will respond with instructions on how to use our service as well as how to block future messages.

  4. CarGurus is able to deliver messages to the following mobile phone carriers:

    Major carriers: AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Alltel, Boost Mobile, Nextel, and Virgin Mobile.

    Minor carriers: Alaska Communications Systems (ACS), Appalachian Wireless (EKN), Bluegrass Cellular, Cellular One of East Central IL (ECIT), Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania, Cincinnati Bell Wireless, Cricket, Coral Wireless (Mobi PCS), COX, Cross, Element Mobile (Flat Wireless), Epic Touch (Elkhart Telephone), GCI, Golden State, Hawkeye (Chat Mobility), Hawkeye (NW Missouri), Illinois Valley Cellular, Inland Cellular, iWireless (Iowa Wireless), Keystone Wireless (Immix Wireless/PC Man), Mosaic (Consolidated or CTC Telecom), Nex-Tech Wireless, NTelos, Panhandle Communications, Pioneer, Plateau (Texas RSA 3 Ltd), Revol, RINA, Simmetry (TMP Corporation), Thumb Cellular, Union Wireless, United Wireless, Viaero Wireless, and West Central (WCC or 5 Star Wireless).

  5. As always, message and data rates may apply for any messages sent to you from CarGurus and to CarGurus from you. You will receive one message per request. If you have any questions about your text plan or data plan, it is best to contact your wireless provider.

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