In Reply to: Can someone please run a VIN # for me? posted by Chris on June 25, 2000 at 18:51:26:
: thanks in advance
The Vehicle Identification Number submitted was checked against the Carfax® database of over 1.05 billion vehicle records. The Carfax database includes U.S. and Canadian title and registration activity, rental and lease usage, odometer readings from emissions inspection stations, auto auctions and other sources. The results of this search are displayed below.
Vehicle ID: WBSBK9338WEC42409
Yr/Mfg: 1998 BMW
Model: M3C Convertible
Body: 2D Conv. Mid-size car
Engine: 3.0L L6 EFI DOHC 24V
Driveline: Rear-wheel drive
Country Mfg.: Germany
RESULT: CLEAN TITLE HISTORY GUARANTEED FOR THIS VEHICLE
The VIN submitted was checked against the Carfax database to determine if any title document for this 1998 BMW was designated or marked with any of the following types of problems:
Salvage/Junk Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Rebuilt/Reconstructed Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Flood Damage Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Damage Disclosure Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Manufacturer Buyback (LEMON) Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Exceeds Mechanical Limits Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
Not Actual Mileage Title Checked. No Problem Title Found.
For information on the Clean Title History Guarantee, see section 5.
RESULT: No odometer rollback detected in the Carfax database.
The VIN submitted for this 1998 BMW was checked against the Carfax database to determine if any reported odometer reading is less than a previous reading.
The Carfax database contains the following information about this 1998 BMW:
DATE ODOMETER INFORMATION GENERAL
REPORTED READING SOURCE COMMENTS
06/17/1998 US Customs Exported from:
07/07/1998 9 Michigan Registered as lease
Motor Vehicle Dept. vehicle
Farmington Hills, MI
07/07/1998 Michigan Registered as
Motor Vehicle Dept. commercial lease vehicle
Farmington Hills, MI
02/02/2000 10,792 Auto Auction Sold at auction
05/18/2000 10,919 Kentucky Title or registration
Motor Vehicle Dept. issued
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