Why is there no Carfax record for a VIN?

Answer While a vast majority of vehicle identification numbers (VINs) have a corresponding Carfax history report, there are situations where this is not the case. Most of these reasons involve errors or c... Read More »

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What is a Carfax?

A Carfax is a vehicle history report giving potential buyers information about a used car. It helps inform a buyer's car-purchasing decision and reduces his risk of buying a defective car.FunctionA... Read More »

What does a hit on Carfax mean?

Carfax is a website that tracks a vehicle's incident history, including accidents, service history, flood damage, number of owners, and so on. A vehicle with a "hit" on Carfax has previous damage o... Read More »

Is Carfax useful?

On One Hand: Can Give You Important Information.According to, although Carfax cannot guarantee 100 percent accuracy on the information it provides, it generally gets branded tit... Read More »

Is 23 reports on a carfax bad?

On One Hand: On One Hand: Some Reports are GoodA report or record on a Carfax vehicle history report doesn't necessarily mean there's anything wrong. For example, if a previous owner brought the ve... Read More »