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by Diminished Value Car Appraiser on September 18, 2017

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Carfax just eliminated their unlimited report offering. Below is an email they sent us when inquiring about the issue.

Carfax is the best known name for history reporting in the industry, their marketing and advertising campaign eclipses all others, however, in the last few years Carfax has become so powerful that multiple states have filed anti-trust lawsuits.

Carfax’s newest stunt will alienate many retail customers who used it’s unlimited – by license plate – reports. This leaves consumers with 3 very unattractive options where the cheapest report is $16.50.



  • Major Accident
  • Mileage Rollback
  • Multiple Owners
  • Structural Damage
  • Vehicle Service History
  • Lease, Personal, Taxi or Police Use
  • Total Loss
  • Rebuilt
  • Flood Damage
  • Airbag Deployment
  • Mileage Rollover
  • Salvaged
  • Hail Damage
  • Branded a Lemon
  • Last Reported Mileage
  • Junked
  • State Owned
  • Length of Ownership
  • Estimated Miles Driven Per Year
  • Not Actual Mileage
  • Recall Information
  • Warranty Information

Below is a completely free website that offers a history report superior to carfax’s.

Sample Carfax for 2015 Kia Forte: KNAFX4A67F5333708-CFX

Sample History Report for 2015 Kia Forte: KNAFX4A67F5333708-VH

Vehicle History V Carfax:



Price FREE $0 $16.50 VH
Market Value Yes No VH
Technical Service Bulletins Yes No VH
62 Point Title Inspection Yes No VH
Public URL to Share Yes No VH
Detailed Vehicle Features Yes No VH
Inspection Checklist Yes No VH
Consumer Reviews Yes No VH


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