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For Autotrader, is anyone seeing truncated November leads?

Discussion in '3rd Party Leads and Automotive Classifieds Website' started by Alexander Lau, Jan 9, 2017.

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    I've been pulling data from Autotrader and seeing quite a few November leads truncated, across many client accounts. This occurred mid-month. Is this is happening to anyone else?

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    Truncated numbers or truncated lead content?
    Now I'm just curious.
     
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    With how few leads Autotrader generates for our CRM*, I can't really see a difference. As of now, I have received as many leads in January, as I did in all of December.

    * Insert Autotrader mantra of "we are not a lead provider, we are a classified/exposure for your inventory site" here.
     
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    I was referring to the leads completely stopping in mid-November, within their dashboard. They were there up until about the 16th of November and then stopped. Many clients affected.
     
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    Are you seeing this in concentrated areas across the nation or even throughout?
     
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    Across many demographics and clients, so it's evenly throughout to answer you @Jeff Kershner@Jeff Kershner. IMO, this has to be a much larger issue and I get very vague answers out of them on it. Granted, those leads might have been pushed to client CRMs, but their dashboard doesn't show it.
     
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    I got an E-mail today stating the lead issue was fixed and it definitely affected many dealers. Surprised this isn't bigger news.
     

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