Why does increasing search distance often decrease results found?

Asked by Jul 20, 2019 at 10:04 AM

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

I am looking for a rare option combo for a truck, and when I choose 'Nationwide' search, it returns completely different results than '200 mile radius'--no overlap at all. After experimenting with different zip codes, it seems that the wide search areas filter out many, many listings that only show up on smaller search queries.

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