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If you check out the CraigsList Help Page, it tells you that it only supports a select ten colors. (Supported colors: black, blue, fuchsia, green, maroon, navy, olive, purple, red, teal.)
You might take a look at http://craiglook.com/. It has some of the features you mentioned, but probably not all. To me, the site is a little too "busy." I tend to favor the simplicity of Craigslist. (Though, like you said, there are some features that would be nice to use that Craigslist does not currently offer. I'd definitely be interested in other ...
You could try Kijiji, which is very similar to craigslist. Here is the German version.
You could burn an RSS feed in Feedburner and subscribe via e-mail. You're probably still going to see a delay, though, as well-behaved feed aggregators won't poll a fee more than once an hour or so.
Ping.me notifies you when someone posts a new ad that interests you. You can sort by read / unread. Once you adjust your settings you no longer have to do any manual searches :) http://www.ping.me/
I found another solution which seems to work the best: http://www.searchtempest.com/ Other notables: http://craigspal.com/ http://craiglook.com/ (As mentioned by bporter) http://picclick.com/ Also here is some actual desktop software for searching the CL: http://www.fileguru.com/downloads/craigslist_browser
The power of google will do this nicely for you. Google the following phrase to only search on Craigslist.org Example: site:craigslist.org + Carvin Bass Guitar + Red. The more specific you are with what you are searching for the better your results will be. Searching for a Honda Accord this way would return thousands upon thousands of results. Maybe ...
You change your password and it resets it
It requires phoning them to change it: Cragislist.com Contact Info Toll Free Number: 1-800-664-0633
Maybe Greasemonkey helps? http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/6155 Try also iMacros for automating routine task on Craigslist (and any other web app)
Since you just want a better skin for craigslist, try looking at external stylesheets. If there's some extra functionality you need, you could also look at external scripts.
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